Moon

Space Politics: NASA Astronauts Returning to the Moon

Ever since Trump’s inauguration this year, it’s become a trend for the President of the United States and his administration to make dreadful and controversial decisions: rolling back birth control, phasing out DACA, firing James Comey — it’s a long list! However, his most recent mistake is not unique to him. It has been repeated by newly elected presidents time after time — Space exploration.
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The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)

The James Webb Space Telescope: A Deeper Look at the Universe

The age of the universe. Dark matter. Black holes. Galaxies. Stars. Distant planets. For the past twenty years, the Hubble telescope has been orbiting the Earth while taking pictures of what lays deep within our universe. Hubble has provided answers to some of the pressing questions held by astronomers while uncovering new mysteries of our universe. The telescope ushered in a new age of astronomy. Now, after twenty years of construction, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will be extending and continuing the discoveries of Hubble.
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TRAPPIST-1 Exoplanets

NASA and TRAPPIST-1 Discovered 7 Earth-Size Exoplanets

Answering the question ‘are we alone’ is a priority for many in the science field. The time for that particular answer may not be that far away. It might be that we will soon be able to celebrate that we are not alone in this dark and immense universe. Why? Because the TRAPPIST-1 has discovered seven earth-size exoplanets.
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Planet X: Not a Conspiracy Theory Anymore

People have always been curious about the universe, that is the galaxies and the planets. They simply can’t believe that we are alone in the vastness of it and due to the need to explain the extinction of earlier known life forms, they have discovered a number of dwarf planets and have formed theories that an extraterrestrial element could have extinguished ancient Earth forms.
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Apocalyptic Scenario: Gamma Ray Bursts

A gamma ray burst (GRB) is a flash of gamma rays that can last between a tiny fraction of a second and a few minutes and it’s the most powerful kind of explosion in the universe. Nobody can tell exactly how the GRBs are created, but scientists have developed a theory that may explain their origin.
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NASA’s Latest Findings on Mars

The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) Mission is a NASA space probe orbiting around Mars. As its name suggests, its primary purpose is to study and explore the atmosphere of Mars. This year, NASA revealed two important findings about this planet that proved that Mars once was a habitable world.
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