SpaceX Prepares for Its Ninth Starlink Mission

SpaceX has scheduled a new launch this week that will carry a new batch of Starlink satellites to Earth's low orbit. A Falcon 9 rocket will transport the new additions to the internet-beaming constellation, along with three hitchhiking probes, which...

Planet-Star Hybrid Exoplanets Are Quite Common, And We Should Focus On Them

Researchers have thoroughly analyzed the formation of the hot Jupiters and managed to discover unique traits in their evolution. It is said that the exoplanets are hotter than it can be imagined, creating an environment where the celestial body could...

Proxima Centauri Could Have a Second Planed Orbiting it

The star that is the closest to the Sun may, in fact, have another planet rotating around in its system, which may be a 'super-Earth' planet, astronomers claim. The Proxima Centauri is the closest star to Earth, at about 4.2...

Kepler-51, the Home of Three Exoplanets, Keeps Surprising Us Every Day

In case you don’t know, Kepler-51 is a 500-million-year-old G-type star, that’s placed 2,615 light-years away in the constellation of Cygnus. New data from NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Space Telescope showed that Kepler-51 hosts three of the lowest density...

A Mysterious Comet Will Have a Close Encounter with Our Planet Soon

Astronomer Dr. Michel Drahus talked about the discovery of a mysterious object, which is actually a rare interstellar comet. He said that they noticed the familiar coma and the tail, which are not seen around 'Oumuamua.'" Back in 2017, the...

A Key Change Could Improve the Future of our Planet

Countless studies argue that the future of our planet is at stake as we pushed the environment before the limits of sustainability. In the last decades, increased temperatures have been tied to dangerous weather events, among which we can count...