astronomy

NASA finds buried water ice at Mars equator by Double checking old data

Posted in Science on 3rd Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

Scientists taking a new look at old data from NASAs Mars orbiter have discovered evidence of water ice near the equator.

Astronomers consult the underworld to name Pluto's first features

Posted in Science on 8th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

In July 2015, the New Horizons probe zipped past Pluto, and images and information gathered are still being processed and studied.

Scientists find evidence of water on TRAPPIST-1 planets

Posted in Science on 3rd Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

The TRAPPIST-1 system lies around 40 light years away and consists of seven planets in tight orbit around their parent star.

Are we alone? if we are typical, then probably yes

Posted in Featured, Science on 27th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

If Earth is typical, then it isn't possible for any other technological civilizations to exist at the same time as us.

Astrophysicists predict Earth-like planet 16 light years away

Posted in Science on 18th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

The team investigated the star system Gliese 832 for additional exoplanets residing between the two currently known alien worlds in this system.