NASA warns that a long winter can hit the space. Record temperatures could be recorded

A long winter and record low temperatures could be felt in space, NASA warns. A space agency researcher says the sunspot activity is extremely low, which will record record temperatures in space. However, the Earth’s climate will not be affected. “We are seeing a cooling trend,” said Martin Mlynczak of the Langley Research Center, NASA. He added …

A large asteroid will be approaching Earth in just few days

NASA has released a warning on an asteroid that is considered to be “potentially dangerous”. The space object is called 2016 NF23 and it will pass near our planet on August 29, at a distance of 13.4 times the distance between the Moon to Earth. That’s more than three million miles (4.8million km) or just …

Days on Earth are getting longer

Researchers at Columbia University and Wisconsin-Madison University have conducted a study that shows how much the duration of a day has changed in time. Thus, 1.4 billion years ago, one day on Earth was not 24 hours, but only 18 hours. At that time, the Moon was much closer to Earth, and its gravity was …

A meteorite crashed in Botswana. It was observed just a few hours before the impact

A meteorite crashed in Botswana. The impact took place on Saturday night. A small asteroid called 2018 LA (ZLAF9B2) crashed in Botswana on 06.02.2018, 16:53 UT local time. The object was about 2 meters in diameter and it was observed very late, just 7 hours before it entered the athmosphere. Researchers at Catalina Sky Survey, …

Searching for extraterrestrial civilizations: Astronomers sent a message in space

Researchers sent a message to a far exoplanet, hoping that they will finally have the proof of alien life. Last month, METI scientists (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) sent a message in space. They hope that it will end the search quest for alien civilization. The message will reach the star named GJ 273 in about 12 …

The deadly secret buried in the soil of Mars: Mars Soil May Be Toxic!

Researchers fear that Mars is not suitable to be colonized. Recent discoveries suggest that the Martian soil is much more toxic than previously believed and could make it impossible to develop life forms and colonize the planet. In the soil, there are large amounts of perchlorate, a very toxic substrate that is activated by sunlight. …

A worm on the International Space Station has developed two heads

An experiment on the International Space Station had an unexpected result even for the researchers involved with the study. The team involved wanted to experiment with the effects of no gravity and no magnetic field in terrestrial organisms. So, they observed 10 large Planarian flatworms during their 5-week stay on ISS and 20 months evaluation …

NASA releases stunning colour images of Charon

From time to time, NASA releases various stunning images from Space. This time, the agency decided to publish images of Pluto and its moon, Charon. In these images we can see a chaotic terrain, especially on the northern hemisphere. At the equator lies an 1,600 km long canyon that is twice as deep as the …

All asteroid discovery from 1970 to 2015 [simulation]

Do you feel safe? I mean, we live on a planet that’s hit by a major asteroid every 100,000 years or so, which compared to the average human life span, it means we are pretty safe, right? Well, after watching the following video you will probably re-evaluate your thoughts on this matter. Scott Manley created …

How real is the reality that surrounds us?

In this article, I am going to challenge everything you think you know about you, the reality and about the Universe around us. Many of you could place the following lines in the category of conspiracy theory topics, but even so, these ideas are worth reading and think about, especially since they are backed by …