China’s Space Program Makes History

The space program belonging to the People's Republic of China began during the 1950s. At that time, the country developed a ballistic missile program when they felt threatened by the United States and Russia. However, space exploration did not begin until 2003 when Yang Liwei entered space aboard the Shenzhou 5. The program continually evolved over the [...]

By |2019-01-04T15:33:49+00:00January 5th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on China’s Space Program Makes History

The Comet Cometh: This Comet Came a Little too Close to Earth

Comet Wirtanen passed extremely close to Earth earlier this month and its approach was observable several days in advance. Up to a week in advance of its arrival, the comet could be observed with the naked eye in parts of Ireland. It was also observed and reported by Astronomy Ireland, a nonprofit educational organization based [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:16+00:00January 4th, 2019|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on The Comet Cometh: This Comet Came a Little too Close to Earth

How Multiple Explosions in Space Causes Binary Stars

It is common knowledge that most of the stars that are detected on the space are binary stars or something close to that. There have been serious questions as to how these types of stars are formed. There have been several methods through which the binary star systems are formed. The problem is brought about by the [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:17+00:00October 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on How Multiple Explosions in Space Causes Binary Stars

The Universe’s Speed Limit

The ultimate speed limit that can be achieved according to physics at this points is the speed of light. As Einstein stated, the speed of light is always the same no matter if the light ray is reaching toward the observer or moving away from them. As long as an object is comprised of matter, [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:18+00:00October 25th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on The Universe’s Speed Limit

Best Museums In The World To Visit

Preparing for the future means understanding the trials and achievements of the people who lived before us. Artifacts of the past are lessons from our ancestors given physical form. Rather than a dry list of dates and events, museums display history’s remnants as direct sensation: a portal into what past generations felt--and created--in the moments [...]

By |2018-09-20T13:34:27+00:00September 20th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Best Museums In The World To Visit

Where To Stargaze In America

I’ve said this time and time again, but I’ll say it once more: I love astronomy. Everything about space utterly intrigues me and I want to know everything about it. Unfortunately, I will never go to space myself, but that won’t stop me from staring up at the skies and admiring our universe’s sheer beauty. [...]

By |2018-09-12T15:55:37+00:00September 12th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Where To Stargaze In America

Fun Facts About Space

Space. It’s vast, and, as far as we know, never-ending. Because of this, it technically means that we will always have something new to learn. However, that doesn’t mean that we haven’t learned a great deal already. In fact, we technically know more about our solar system than we do our own oceans. With that [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:19+00:00September 12th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Fun Facts About Space

The Greatest Mysteries Of Space

Space has always been, and will always be, a mystery. As humans, we have naturally looked to the skies in hopes of finding the answers to life’s greatest mysteries. While scientists both past and present have worked tirelessly to provide answers, there are still an overwhelming number of questions that we, as a society, have. [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:19+00:00September 12th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on The Greatest Mysteries Of Space

Strange Celestial Events

Space, as I’ve mentioned before, is an incredibly strange void. Although we know a great deal about space and it functions relatively routinely, there are still some aspects and events that almost defy expectations. Because of this, space offers some of the strangest and most unique events known to man. Being the astronomy fanatic that [...]

By |2019-05-06T14:02:19+00:00March 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Strange Celestial Events

Things To Do: Entertainment At Hershey

As someone who has been heavily involved in the Hershey area for several decades, I must say, I have become connected to the community. I thoroughly enjoy Hershey, mainly because of its rich history and all of the sheer content it offers. While Hershey is known the world over for its chocolate creation, it is [...]

By |2018-03-26T15:30:48+00:00March 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Things To Do: Entertainment At Hershey