NASA shares photo from Operation IceBridge flight

-- NASA scientists conducted the longest flight of the Operation IceBridge mission's spring campaign this week. On Friday, the space agency shared a photo captured during the flight. The image features a ridge in Greenland dividing a pair of glacial valleys. The deep blue of a fjord and the Arctic sky interrupt the snow-capped mountains. [...]

2018-05-01T19:33:59+00:00 May 1st, 2018|

Colorful spiral galaxies collide in new Hubble video

- In a newly released Hubble video, a pair of stunning spiral galaxies can be seen merging. The face-on view makes NGC 2207 and IC 2163 look like a pair of eyes. In a few million years, the galactic duo will look like more like a cyclops than a pair of narrow-set eyes. Over time, [...]

2018-04-25T12:44:09+00:00 April 25th, 2018|

Video shows UFO sighting by Navy fighter pilots

- New declassified footage from the U.S. Navy shows pilots encountering an unidentified flying object. Video footage recorded in 2015 of U.S. fighter pilots spotting the mysterious object while flying on the East Coast was released by the private research group TTSA last week. "What the [expletive] is that thing," a U.S. fighter pilot said [...]

2018-03-13T14:54:47+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

Elon Musk: Mars ship test flights ‘next year’

Elon Musk, a man prone to ludicrous deadlines, has birthed another: test flights of his Mars spaceship next year. "I think we’ll be able to do short flights, up and down flights, some time in the first half of next year," he told an audience at the South by South West (SXSW) festival in Austin, [...]

2018-03-12T14:41:32+00:00 March 12th, 2018|

The moon formed inside a cloud of Earth’s vaporized rock

A new theory suggests the moon formed inside a donut-shaped cloud of vaporized rock. Photo by Sarah Stewart/UC Davis Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Scientists have a new theory for how Earth got its moon. According to their analysis, the moon was born inside Earth before Earth was a solid planet. At the time of the [...]

2018-03-01T12:47:52+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Will the Space traveling Tesla car crash back into earth

  The Tesla's paint occupation will endure as it's peppered by micrometeorites after some time The Tesla auto that Elon Musk propelled into space is probably going to remain there for a huge number of years before colliding with the Earth or Venus. That is the finish of an investigation by Czech and Canadian specialists. [...]

2018-02-19T14:52:30+00:00 February 19th, 2018|

Astronomers identify first planets outside the Milky Way

The phenomenon known as microlensing can magnify all kinds of distant objects, including galaxies, nebulae, stars, planets and comets. Photo by University of Oklahoma Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Astronomers have for the first time identified extragalactic exoplanets -- planets outside the Milky Way. Using telescopes at NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and an observation technique called microlensing, [...]

2018-02-05T22:15:37+00:00 February 5th, 2018|

Hubble image showcases cluster with mass of three million billion suns

The massive galaxy cluster known as El Gordo boasts a mass of 3 million billion suns. Photo by NASA/ESA/Hubble Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A new image captured by the Hubble Space Telescope shows what the mass of three million billion suns looks like. The image, shared Tuesday by NASA, features ACT-CLJ0102-4915, a massive cluster known as El [...]

2018-01-17T13:19:41+00:00 January 17th, 2018|

Is ET real? Mysterious radio blasts from a distant galaxy draw attention of alien hunters

Is ET real? Mysterious radio blasts from a distant galaxy draw attention of alien hunters January 12, 2018 2:45 PM Repeating bursts of radio waves coming from a distant dwarf galaxy probably aren't signals from an extraterrestrial civilization, but that hasn't stopped a group of E.T. hunters from investigating this peculiar phenomenon. Repeating bursts of [...]

2018-01-14T02:59:20+00:00 January 14th, 2018|