A New Black Hole Discovered In Our Galaxy!

A New Black Hole Discovered In Our Galaxy!

March 01, 2019

A new black hole has very recently been discovered near the center of our galaxy, the Milky Way. This black hole is special because it is an intermediate sized black hole, only 30,000 times the mass of our Sun and concentrated in a region smaller than our Solar System, making it incredibly dense. The proximity of this black hole...

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Get Your Ticket To Mars!

Get Your Ticket To Mars!

February 15, 2019

Are you ready to become a Martian? If you are, start saving now because the ticket price to Mars has been released. A trip to Mars on one of SpaceX’s famous Starships could one day cost around $500,000. The goal is to keep the price low enough that it would be appealing to us Earthing’s to give up our homes and colonize Mars.

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Mysterious Radio Signals Detected in Deep Space

Mysterious Radio Signals Detected in Deep Space

February 01, 2019

Mysterious waves have been transmitting from farther away than we can wrap our heads around, and they’re strong enough to be detected here on Earth. Could this be proof of alien life?

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How Do You Make Freeze-Dried Food?

How Do You Make Freeze-Dried Food?

January 24, 2019

Astronaut Ice Cream is the original freeze-dried ice cream, developed for NASA, and enjoyed more than just astronauts. But for many, how we make our snacks is still a mystery! It isn’t dehydrated, it’s freeze-dried, and it’s an interesting process all on its own.

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Could This Planet Be The Next Earth? Everything You Need To Know About Kepler 186f

Could This Planet Be The Next Earth? Everything You Need To Know About Kepler 186f

January 11, 2019

On July 23, 2015, scientists confirmed the existence of the first Earth-like planet to ever be discovered in our vast universe. 

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Voyager 2 Enters Interstellar Space

Voyager 2 Enters Interstellar Space

December 28, 2018

On December 10th, NASA announced that Voyager 2 has left the sun’s protective bubble and is now flying in interstellar space. It is now 11 billion miles away from Earth! Voyager 2 has joined its twin, Voyager 1, in this 41 year journey which scientists hope to continue for another decade. 

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Space Food 101: What Do Astronauts Really Eat In Space?

Space Food 101: What Do Astronauts Really Eat In Space?

December 21, 2018

Have you ever wondered exactly what astronauts eat in space? Besides Astronaut Ice Cream that is. You might be surprised to find out that an astronaut’s diet is strikingly similar to the diets of the rest of us earthlings. Of course, there are some key differences.

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NASA's InSight Mission to Mars

NASA's InSight Mission to Mars

November 20, 2018

Earlier this year, NASA launched its long-awaited InSight Mission to Mars. InSight stands for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport. This means that NASA has equipped the InSight lander with technology that will allow us to study the planet’s history in geological evolution, as well as its internal structure and composition.

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The Great Attractor

The Great Attractor

November 09, 2018

Planet Earth, the Sun, our Solar System, the Galaxy, everything in our known universe, is always moving. This is something we know and accept. As we sit in our chairs in our offices, schools, and houses, we are hurdling through space at unimaginable breakneck speeds. 2.2 million kilometers per hour to be exact. While we understand the rate we which we are moving, the question is where are we going?

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Send Your Own Satellite to Space

Send Your Own Satellite to Space

October 25, 2018

You can send your own satellite into space with the help of NASA’s Cubesat Launch Initiative.This CSLI program makes space research more accessible than ever before in history! 

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The Goblin Planet

The Goblin Planet

October 18, 2018

There is a tiny goblin orbiting our sun in the far reaches of our solar system and its name is 2015 TG387.

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Virgin Galactic's Rocket Man

Virgin Galactic's Rocket Man

August 13, 2018

The ace pilot risking his life to fulfill Richard Branson’s billion-dollar quest to make commercial space travel a reality.

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