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300,00 New Galaxies Discovered

It looks like space is indeed "the final frontier." Thanks to a special telescope from the Netherlands, the world appears to have suddenly gotten a lot larger and more cosmically complex. Scientists have recently discovered a new window on the universe, spotting 300,000 previously unknown galaxies. An international team of 200 scientists from 18 countries [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:15+00:00March 25th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on 300,00 New Galaxies Discovered

Can These Galactic Winds Solve Our Largest Mysteries?

Many scientists believe the Universe began with a big bang. However, they have never been sure as to how the radiated and subatomic particles joined together to form the planets and stars seen today. Recently, information obtained from the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, provided a glimpse into how galaxies form and evolve. SOFIA's Unique Ability [...]

By |2019-03-25T13:13:10+00:00March 20th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Can These Galactic Winds Solve Our Largest Mysteries?

Asteroid Hitting Your Planet Soon? Try These Security Measures

Our solar system is the product of impact events, but while asteroid strikes with major consequences like the dinosaur extinction have decreased significantly in the last hundred million years, this era of relative calm is just an illusion. A catastrophic asteroid strike will occur in the future. The question is — what is science prepared [...]

By |2019-03-25T13:13:02+00:00March 19th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Asteroid Hitting Your Planet Soon? Try These Security Measures

The Possibility of Another Planet

The debate over the possibility of an additional planet in our solar system has gone on for years. Most recently, Pluto was demoted from a planet to a dwarf planet. That means we're now looking for a Planet Nine, not an elusive Planet X. While controversial with the general public, Pluto's demotion was widely agreed upon by [...]

By |2019-03-25T13:12:52+00:00March 19th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on The Possibility of Another Planet

5 Stunning Facts About Space

Space is such an enigma. There so many aspects of the universe that remain unexplored and offer unlimited potential. As such, it is a source of endless fascination for droves of spectators who are drawn to the complexities that are hidden within the cosmos and throughout its vastness. With that in mind, here are five [...]

By |2019-03-01T21:04:19+00:00March 1st, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on 5 Stunning Facts About Space

How will the Sun Die and When?

Most people know that all stars eventually die. With that said, when will the sun die, and what will happen as it starts to die? Luckily, most experts believe humans won't be around to witness the death of the sun. In the past, astronomers believed that the sun would turn into a planetary nebula and [...]

By |2019-02-14T13:35:52+00:00February 14th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on How will the Sun Die and When?

The Discovery of a Tiny Galaxy

Of course, when it comes to things like galaxies, the word “tiny” is relative. This heretofore unknown galaxy, christened Bedin I, is 3000 light years across. This means that it takes light 3000 years to cross from one end to the other. As for mileage, consider that one light year is 5.88 trillion miles. But the galaxy [...]

By |2019-02-14T13:27:24+00:00February 14th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on The Discovery of a Tiny Galaxy

What You Need to Take the Perfect Astroscape

Thanks to technological improvements in digital photography, both professionals and amateurs are capable of shooting the stars without specialized equipment or software. Astroscapes, images with foreground landscape elements along with the night sky above, have surged in popularity. With the right equipment, one can capture stunning images of the night sky. CAMERA AND LENSES REQUIRED FOR [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:15+00:00February 14th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on What You Need to Take the Perfect Astroscape

Winter Wonderlands: Where to Visit for Winter Vacation

Traveling during the holidays adds a sense of adventure to traditional holiday plans. Yes, it's more expensive to travel during the holidays, but it's worth it. With a bit of research and planning, holiday travelers can take advantage of cheaper hotel rooms and inexpensive flights. Why not opt for a holiday winter vacation this year? [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:16+00:00January 7th, 2019|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Winter Wonderlands: Where to Visit for Winter Vacation

Where to Travel in 2019

In 2019, explore familiar and new destinations around the world. These 7 great places to travel in 2019 combine amazing natural sights, architectural marvels, incredible food, and quality lodging. Take the time to explore a different place this year and enjoy all that the world has to offer. Armenia With a new liberal government, Armenia is ready to welcome [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:16+00:00January 6th, 2019|Blog, Travel|Comments Off on Where to Travel in 2019