Is this mutiny?!
It’s older than Earth itself!
A story of royalty and overpriced healthcare.
Not much bigger than an apartment building, 2016 HO3 has been confirmed as Earth’s newest satellite.
Every picture you’re likely to see of it shows planets and moons too close together prevents you from getting a feel of the size of our solar system. A group of friends plans to change that, however.
Astrophysicists have discovered a new class of exoplanets whose atmospheres and volatile elements have been blown away by the star they’re orbiting. Their findings help cover a previously uncharted gap in planetary populations, and offers valuable insight for locating new worlds to colonize.
These predatory amoebas are usually very good at finding enough to eat by themselves, but when food is short they do something astonishing.
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 complex and it was orbiting the Atlantic when it was rocketed into space in an unmaned rocket. The Solar Dynamics Observatory (as it was named) will pursue it’s five year