What’s the Deal With Space Junk?

May 25, 2017

Space, the final frontier. Growing up many people dreamed about space travel and the opportunity to “go where no man has gone before.” Since the 1957 launch of Sputnik, we’ve launched more than 4,500 spacecraft. Almost 2,200 remain in orbit and of these only 450 are still functional. The rest? Scientists refer to them as […]

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10 Must-See Astronomy Events in 2017

February 9, 2017

Look to the skies for some spectacular celestial events this year. We aren’t just talking about shooting stars, we’re talking about astrological events, from meteor showers to eclipses. Astronomy nerds won’t want to miss these!  

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Everything You Need to Know About Exoplanet Exploration

July 15, 2016

What would it be like to live on a planet with three suns? You’d greet each day with an overwhelmingly beautiful triple sunrise and watch amazing triple sunsets. Well, that’s fun to imagine but it would not really be the case on HD 131399Ab, a newly-discovered exoplanet. A single orbit of HD 131399Ab takes 550 […]

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