NASA Mars Rover gets smarter as it ages

NASA Mars Rover gets smarter as it ages

NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is already in its 7th year on Mars, and over the years it provided some quite useful information; researchers from NASA have been constantly working...

The Rosetta stone of exoplanets

The Rosetta stone of exoplanets

"This is a normal, temperate exoplanet just like dozens we already know, but this is the first whose properties we can study in depth," says Claire Moutou, who is part...

Saturn’s moon full of geysers

Saturn’s moon full of geysers

There are many things we have yet to find out about Saturn, but the Cassini probe has definitely shed some light on the planet, and will surely do the same...

Could life exist in a different Universe than ours ?

Could life exist in a different Universe than ours ?

Whether intelligent life exists in our universe is a long debated problem. But for some scientists, there's something even more interesting than that: is there life in another universe? A...

NASA launches observatory to study sun

NASA launches observatory to study sun

It's NASA's second launch in just 4 days (after Endeavour), and this time it's about the most advanced solar observatory ever built. It was first placed on a shuttle station...

Pluto is changing colors

Pluto is changing colors

Pluto is so upset that it's no longer a planet, that it's turning all red with anger ! No, seriously. There's been a whole lot of "Pluto-related news" these days...

Oceans of diamonds on Uranus

Oceans of diamonds on Uranus

A new research published in Nature Physics showed that there may be oceans of diamonds (literally) on both Uranus and Neptune. The first ever study conducted on the melting point...

New planet close to size of Earth found

New planet close to size of Earth found

The Planet Researchers have long been interested in finding other planets that have approximately the same size as our mother earth, because it's estimated that they have the biggest odds...

‘Fossil’ fireballs found from supernovae

‘Fossil’ fireballs found from supernovae

The US-Japan Sukazu observatory reported the finding of some never-before seen embers from the high temperature fireballs that immediately follower the supernovae explosions. Even after thousands of years in which...

From Earth to Mars in 39 days?

From Earth to Mars in 39 days?

It sounds like something pinned off a SciFi novel, but it seems like new developments in space exploration technology might make an Earth to Mars journey last as less as...

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