Mars Mystery: Scientists Stumped by Disappearing Water on Mars

Mars Mystery: Scientists Stumped by Disappearing Water on Mars

Of all the planets in the solar system that we are eager to explore, Mars is firmly holding onto the first position. In recent years, we have come to know the red planet like never before, making discoveries that have rewritten everything we thought we…

Here’s a Look Into the ‘Mysterious’ Osiris Shaft Beneath the Giza Pyramids

Here’s a Look Into the ‘Mysterious’ Osiris Shaft Beneath the Giza Pyramids

Egypt; the land of Pharaohs and Pyramids. The land of Mysteries, the land where myths and legends are part of everyday life. Traveling to Egypt and seeing some of the monuments that were built thousands of years ago is like traveling back in time. It’s almost…

NASA to Land Astronauts on the Moon Within 5 Years

NASA to Land Astronauts on the Moon Within 5 Years

According to reports, NASA could have humans back on the moon within the next five years under the latest orders from the Trump administration. Speaking on behalf of President Trump, Vice-President Mike Spence spoke at the fifth meeting of the National Space Council revealing a…

Scientists detect water vapor on Jupiter’s moon Europa

Scientists detect water vapor on Jupiter’s moon Europa

Scientists already had indications that there was a large ocean beneath the ice sheet of Jupiter’s moon Europa. Now, with this finding, it could become the first habitable place of our Solar System, in addition to the Earth. Forty years ago, a Voyager spacecraft took the first…

Asteroid Apophis: Scientists calculate the exact date and place of impact

Asteroid Apophis: Scientists calculate the exact date and place of impact

You know it’s not good news when NASA says there is a possibility that a space rock will impact planet Earth, and more when it’s huge. The asteroid that can rush to Earth and that is larger than the Eiffel Tower is called Asteroid Apophis, in…

The Atmosphere of Uranus Is Literally Leaking Gas Into Space

The Atmosphere of Uranus Is Literally Leaking Gas Into Space

Poor old Uranus just can’t seem to catch a break. Something already tipped the planet on its side, so its orbit is perpendicular to those of the other Solar System planets. It probably smells terrible. And now scientists have discovered that the atmosphere of Uranus is leaking…

A New Analysis Has Failed to Find a Dark Matter ‘Glow’ in The Milky Way’s Halo

A New Analysis Has Failed to Find a Dark Matter ‘Glow’ in The Milky Way’s Halo

Once again, a search for signs of dark matter outside its gravitational effect has turned up zilch – but this time it’s a little more controversial. Astronomers peering into empty space have not found an X-ray glow hypothesised to be the product of one particular dark matter…