Planets, Constellations, and Events in the August Night Sky

The month begins with Saturn as the evening planet, which can be visible in the southwestern part of the sky. ...

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An Alien Comet Can Be from Different Solar System

A strange comet known as Comet 69P/Machholz makes astronomers think that comes from another solar system. According to them, the ...

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The Yarkovsky Effect Can Change Course of Asteroids and Comets

This video explores how sunlight affects asteroids and comets, thus influencing their paths. By studying asteroid Bennu, NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft ...

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Scientists Found Mysterious Red Arcs on Tethys, Saturn's Icy Moon

NASA has revealed a new image that displays interesting phenomenon - graffiti-like red lines that stretch through the surface of ...

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Astronomers Have Found 3 New Super-Earths

NASA confirms the discovery of three Earth-like planets in our closest neighborhood. A newly discovered planetary system contains 4 planets ...

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Brilliant View of Aurora Australis from ISS


This video shows Aurora Australis as seen from International Space Station (ISS). This brilliant view of southern lights is captured by British astronaut Tim Peake on April 7 this year.

Europa’s Ocean Could Have Right Ingredients to Produce Life


In a new study, scientists have revealed that Jupiter’s moon, Europa, could contain the right biological ingredients that can produce life. According to them, water is not sufficient to make life happen. There are certain chemicals, necessary to develop biological life forms.

The Milky Way, Seen from London’s Suburb


This time-lapse video contains a collection of images of the Milky Way taken from London’s suburb. An astrophotographer, George Cramer, somehow managed to capture these beautiful photos in spite of the light pollution.

Full Blue Moon and Alignment of Mars, Earth and the Sun This Weekend


On May 20, 21, and 22, we can observe the full Moon together with the brightest Mars in the last ten years. According to astronomers, Mars, Earth, and the Sun will be in alignment, which happens once in every 26 months.

Hydra Pluto’s Moon Is Covered by Pure Water Ice


Using data from the New Horizons spacecraft, scientists have found that Pluto’s outermost moon, Hydra, is covered by pure water ice. The findings reveal that its outer layer is cleaner than the shells of other Pluto’s moons.

New Image of Colorful Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud


Using the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope, scientists have captured a new image of colorful emission nebula that is located on the edge of our galaxy, in the Large Magellanic Cloud. The light from stars illuminates gas of cosmic dust that emerges from the formation of young stars. The Nebula is about 163,000 light-years away from our planet.

Hubble Telescope Captures New Images of Comet 252P/LINEAR


Using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, scientists have managed to catch a jet of dust ejected by the rotating Comet 252P/ LINEAR. These three images were captured after two weeks of the comet’s last flyby.