Boeing Tests its Starliner but a Parachute Fails to Deploy

​Boeing announced that it performed a test of its Starliner crew capsule that ended up being successful. The test was carried out on Monday, but one of the mini parachutes created to make the landing back to Earth more smooth...

Warm Cloud of Debris Indicates Relatively Recent Collision Between Exoplanets

Until today, astronomers have discovered more than 4,000 exoplanets residing in the cosmos, rotating around their stars. But if they are even slightly similar to our own Solar System, they are likely to have violent histories where exoplanets collided with...

The Concept of Colonizing Another Planet is Impossible, Nobel Prize Laureate Says

Even though there are people claiming that inhabiting another planet is doable, here is the truth: we are destroying the Earth, and any offbeat concepts of colonizing another cosmic body when we're done with our own are pipe dreams. That's according...

NASA Launches ICON Satellite Which Will Study The Earth’s Ionosphere

NASA has managed to successfully launch the Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON)​ satellite, designed with the aim of studying the Earth's ionosphere. The ionosphere is an active layer of the atmosphere that magnifies or recoils, entirely dependant on the energy it assimilates...

Scientists Discovered 20 More Moons Orbiting Saturn

Saturn is known to have the most moons out of all the planets in our Solar System. Until not long ago, the record-holder for the most moons, numbered 79, was Jupiter. However, scientists have now announced that new findings place...

Scientists Have Grown Meat in Space – But Is It Actually Meat?

Space food is not that great, but scientists are always looking for a new way to revolutionize the way astronauts eat. The first astronauts in space ate their meals from tubes that resembled the toothpaste, and nowadays astronauts can also...
Artist’s depiction of an asteroid heading toward the inner Solar System. (Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech)

Evidence That A Comic Object Collided With The Earth Was Found in South Africa

Scientists have found another piece of evidence that proves a massive asteroid or comet likely hit the Earth during the Pleistocene era. This is the same phenomenon that likely triggered the extinction of numerous animal species, and also perturbed human...

New Observatory Will Join The Global Gravitational-Wave Detecting Network

​The three large observatories located in Italy, Washington, and Louisiana, along with a new one from Japan, will be part of the new global array of highly potent observatories. The array is designed to detect ripples in the fabric of...

NASA Releases Audio Of Peculiar Sounds Registered On Mars

​NASA's Mars InSight lander has registered some eerie sounds thanks to a seismometer located inside the probe, which is able to tape the tiniest of vibrations. The space agency shared the 'peculiar sounds' recorded on Mars on its Jet Propulsion...

Our Milky Way Could Be Swallowed By A Lifelong Devouring Galaxy In The Future

Our Milky Way is known for being a ruthless devourer, with a history of scarfing down smaller galaxies, which helps it maintain its gorgeous spiral shape. However, a few billion years in the future, our galaxy could be consumed by...