The planet that orbits slowly but spins fast
By: D. Vogt
Any basic study of the solar system eventually finds an apparent paradox: very large planets spin faster than very small ones. Venus has a stunning 243-day-long rotation (it takes 243 days on Earth for just one day to pass on Venus), whereas Jupiter, by far...
By: D. Vogt
Although the search for extrasolar planets (planets orbiting other stars) has yielded many scientific curiosities in the form of so-called "hot Jupiters" and super-Earths, the ultimate goal of this research is to find Earth-like planets: rocky planets that are small enough, and close enough to...
The future of astronomy
By: Rachel Johnson
The impending cuts in scientific funding have left some of us speechless. Others of us are just simply appalled. Scientists have give the best of their years over to advancing human quality of life as well as quantity. How the United States government intends...
By: Wayne Leon Learmond
There are two answers to the question of whether or not the human race is ready for contact. The first answer is that in this day and age, when crafts of 'unknown origin' are being seen regularly, there are many people who have come to...
Unsolved UFO mysteries
By: Carole Somerville
Reports and Documents of unsolved UFO sightings and encounters between 1986 and 1992 have now been made available on line. These reports will be fascinating reading for Ufologists all over the world. Many reports and documents covering sightings between 1986 and 1992 are now online...
Going to Mars
By: Mj Ferruzza
No one has a clear plan for a Mission to Mars?.America has lost its vision for space exploration?Our space program has lost its way?Not at all! Americans to Mars 101... a new game plan!Without regard to a why, when and where...
By: Bruce Tyson
NASA’s Constellation program was designed to carry crew and cargo to the International Space Station (ISS) and eventually to the moon and to Mars. The program to date has consisted of development on the Aries I launch vehicle and the Orion exploration vehicle. Already...
Colleges and universities with astronomy degree programs in the UK
By: Silva Payne
Astronomy is a well-represented subject among undergraduate degree programmes in the UK. If you wish to study astronomy at undergraduate level in the UK, you can do so by taking a course at a university or a college. Studying on-line as a distance learning student...
Extraterrestrial life: Fact or fiction
By: David Brown - 226423
As a true believer in God, I have to say this: God made more than man, even though we have the Holy Bible, there might be more to the story than we want to really believe. Remember in the Book of Genesis that God made...
By: Lenna Gonya
Probably the one thing that happens in the science fiction movies where UFOs are involved that is really annoying is when the occupants of a car get out of their vehicle, and stand staring up into the belly of the flying saucer. What were they...

 

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