Odd ‘New Type’ of Asteroid is Actually Something Much More Common

Back in May, astronomers in Hawai'i revealed a peculiar finding in the skies – a new kind of asteroid that has a tail, similar to a comet.   However, now, the scientists have announced that their initial classification was incorrect and...

New Comet Took Shape From the Debris of Comet ATLAS

Comet ATLAS keeps surprising astronomers as it seems that a new comet has taken shape from the debris left by the shattered space rock. Space enthusiasts have been monitoring the trajectory of Comet ATLAS this year as it traveled through...

How to See Comet SWAN From the Northern Hemisphere

The long-tailed Comet SWAN was only found in April 2020 but has created an exciting fuss among skywatchers. Spotted by Michael Mattiazzo, the comet, also known as C/2020 F8, flew at close approach by Earth on May 13th but is...

Comet SWAN Emitted Powerful Outburst, Suggesting Possible Fragmenting

The newly-discovered Comet SWAN, or C/2020 F8, that's been wandering through the Solar System, was spotted emitting a powerful outburst. The comet was first identified on April 11th of this year and is expected to show up at the orbit...

Newly-Discovered Comet Swan is Predicted to Approach Earth’s Orbit

A team of experts has identified a gigantic comet that will allegedly flyby Earth and the other inner planets. Throughout 2019, researchers have been monitoring Comet Atlas, which was expected to be seen moving across the Solar System as it...
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Poisonous Comet Atlas Has Visited The Solar System 5 Millennia Ago Too

One of the current cosmic events is the Comet Atlas itinerary through the Solar System. From January to March, it was a guest in Ursa Major. Starting April, Atlas mas moved to the constellation of Camelopardalis, but it will stay...
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Interstellar Comet Borisov Suffered Some Weird Transformation

Recently, strange activity was spotted regarding the interstellar Comet Borisov. Pictures of the space object captured by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope on March 28 and March 30 display an intriguing yet strange phenomenon. The comet appears to have an elongated...

Interstellar Comet 2I/Borisov Is Dying As It Leaves Our Solar System

2I/Borisov was officially registered in August 2019. The surveillance revealed that the interstellar comet has been strolling our Solar System for quite some time. Scientists searched through older data and found evidence that Borisov was lurking around since, at least,...

Space Rocks Are Crucial in Understanding the Solar System ​

Our Solar System formed about 4.5 billion years ago, which is a long time, more so when taking into consideration the fact that humans allegedly only appeared on Earth in the last 300,000 years. To better understand the Solar System...

Cosmic Impact That Wiped Early Human Settlements – Evidence Is Revealed

SciTechDaily reveals that the Taqba Dam impounded the Euphrates River in northern Syria in the 1970s, an archaeological site called Abu Hureyra bore witness to the moment when the ancient nomadic people have first settled down and started to cultivate...