Tag: Moon

12 New Moons of Jupiter Discovered and One of them is really odd

12 New Moons of Jupiter Discovered and One of them is really odd

The tally of Jupiter’s moons reaches 79 but astronomers found something strange about the motion of one of them. Our solar system is surrounded by an assortment of planets, each having a diverse set of properties and characteristics than the other. The solar system is believed to be formed about 4.6 billion years ago as…

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New NASA Position to focus on Exploration of Moon, Mars, and Worlds Beyond

New NASA Position to focus on Exploration of Moon, Mars, and Worlds Beyond

NASA wants to focus on their Exploration Campaign as Steve Clarke got the post of the Deputy Associate Administrator for Exploration. The American Space Agency replaced its predecessor in 1958 when President Dwight D. Eisenhower established it for civilian-oriented applications in space science. From Apollo Missions to the International Space Station and from Space Shuttle…

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Humans caused Global Warming on Moon. How is that even possible?

Humans caused Global Warming on Moon. How is that even possible?

Global Warming is not limited to Earth. Scientists found traces the phenomenon on the Moon. Global Warming is a massive issue which is turning Earth into an inhospitable place for all forms of life. Human activity has a major role in this as we slaughtered nature for our personal benefits and it is a universally…

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China is going to Land on the Dark side of the Moon

China is going to Land on the Dark side of the Moon

Humans are on-track for analyzing the far side of Earth’s Moon. Scientists are exploring all parts of our solar system following the advancement of technology. Different missions are being sent to various places like Europa (the moon of Jupiter), Mars, and as far as Pluto. All these missions clearly indicate that humanity wants to search…

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What Celestial Bodies you should watch when you First Buy a Telescope?

What Celestial Bodies you should watch when you First Buy a Telescope?

These phenomenal astronomical sights, through your telescope, will tingle your aesthetic sense. All the development in technology has shown us more and more celestial bodies that surround us. Some of them are worth a look as they are embodiments of natural artistry and can make you awe with a glimpse. Having said that, viewing them…

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Top 10 Movies about Space You Definetely need to Watch

Top 10 Movies about Space You Definetely need to Watch

Life in Space intrigues you? If your answer is yes, you won’t regret your decision of watching every single one of the following movies. Movies are a great source of entertainment. Different genre films are released every year but the appreciation received by space-related movies have exceeded many times in the last few decades. There…

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Could life exist If Earth was situated a few meters away from the Sun?

Could life exist If Earth was situated a few meters away from the Sun?

Can there be life if Earth was a few meters away from its Star? Scientists are looking alternate heavenly bodies which might support human life. There are numerous factors that are essential for declaring a place safe for human existence. Some of them are the presence of water, appropriate temperature, solar radiations, and a balanced…

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India Is Going To The Moon

India Is Going To The Moon

For the first time in the history of the country, India will step on the lunar surface. Nearly 50 years after Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon, and after the Yutu rover was launched on the surface of the moon in 2013 by China, India is starting a new exploration mission to our natural satellite.…

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NASA Really Released 10.000 Photos of The Apollo Moon Landing Mission

NASA Really Released 10.000 Photos of The Apollo Moon Landing Mission

NASA’s 10.000 Pictures of The Apollo Moon Landing Mission Are Not A Secret Anymore. Past year was full of speculations about Apollo 11 mission photos. NASA want people to trust them, so they just released all photos they’ve taken during the lunar landing mission. 48 years passed since then and even now new generations of…

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NASA Is Going Back To The Moon

NASA Is Going Back To The Moon

Vice President Mike Pence Says NASA’s Going Back to the Moon. “We will return American astronauts to the moon, not only to leave behind footprints and flags, but [also] to build the foundation we need to send Americans to Mars and beyond,” Pence said on October 5 at the first meeting of the newly reinstated National Space…

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A Large Asteroid It’s Approaching Earth On September 1

A Large Asteroid It’s Approaching Earth On September 1

We just were part of the biggest astronomical event of the year and here comes another one! A 4.4-kilometers sized asteroid will pass the Earth on the first days of September. “Florence” is the largest asteroid ever tracked by Jet Propulsion Laboratory. As it approaches in late August and early September, it is expected to…

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Researchers Found That The Moon Had A Magnetic Field

Researchers Found That The Moon Had A Magnetic Field

A piece of a selenar rock brought from the moon in 1971 proves that it had a magnetic field one billion years ago. The discovery shows that Earth’s natural satellite had a core which melted nearly 1-2.5 billion years ago, followed by the solidification process. Researchers from MIT, Rutgers University and Berkeley, California, analyzed a…

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Water Was Found On The Moon

Water Was Found On The Moon

Researchers found huge amount of water inside the Moon. Water has been discovered inside of the volcanic deposits on the Moon’s surface, indicating that there is a large amount of water inside the celestial body. Stephen Hawking said the Moon can be used as a station for astronauts heading to other planets. The amount of…

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Rare Images of the Moon

Rare Images of the Moon

48 years since the first Moon landing. New generations of space enthusiasts are captivated with these images. Many tend to believe that the Moon landing was a hoax  and every photo is fake. We think you should create your own opinion.   Full article was posted by   on National Geographic. Images Credit © NASA

Stunning Moon Photos from China’s Lunar Lander

Stunning Moon Photos from China’s Lunar Lander

The China National Space Administration publicly released thousands of the mission’s stunning color photos. These photos didn’t had so much succes in Western media until now. On December 14, 2013, the lander and Yutu, its piggybacking rover, touched down on the moon’s northern Mare Imbrium—making China just the third country ever to perform a soft landing on…

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