By: Emma Stone
A white dwarf is not a member of the characteristically named group of seven “hi-ho-ing” Disney entourage but a scientific term applied to a star which is nearing the end of its evolutionary life-cycle. Through modern advances and understanding. it is known that stars...
Information on Jupiter's Great Red Spot
By: Martha Leonard
Imagine a hurricane with 350 mile-an-hour winds that stayed in one place for more than 400 years! Picture that storm so big that three planets the size of earth could fit in it! Believe it or not such a storm really exists. It blows on...
By: Terrence Aym
The danger year of 2011 has arrived and scientists in-the-know are worried sick.Space experts began worrying about the sun several years ago…and for good reason. They made dire predictions concerning the approaching solar maximum occurring from 2011 to 2013. They believed the sun's...
Information on Jupiter's Great Red Spot
By: Shawn Wells
Jupiter is the fifth planet in our solar system. It is a gas giant, and considering it is the largest planet in our system, giant is an appropriate term. Galileo, the famous astronomer, is given credit for first viewing and recording the existence of the...
Cases for the Multiverse Theory
By: Christyl Rivers
How to Wrap a Bubble in a String The greatest case put forward for the idea that we are just one of a multitude of Universes is the Anthropic Principal. Imagine a pond in which the fish cannot conceive of the idea of life above...
A look at black holes
By: Matt Lipford
There is a force in outer space that is even more amazing than the task of trying to conceptualize the size or age of the universe itself. It is a phenomenon that boggles the mind with its sheer immensity and powerful qualities. It is a...
Russian official: Olympic torch may be 'fired into space'
By: Terrence Aym
It's something the ancient Greeks could have only wished for: the Olympic torch being carried to the gods in Olympus and being lit by Apollo, the sun god.Now, Russia may fulfill the Greek's ultimate Olympic dream.Vitaly Davydov, deputy head of Russia's Federal Space...
By: Bruce Tyson
Two of the most important things in life are time and money. In fact, an old saying says that “time is money,” indicating a tight relationship between the two concepts. Judging from the global economic situation, humankind has done a great job messing...
By: Terrence Aym
Americans have warred against UFOs and have covered up their existence for more than half a century. Those are just two of the stunning charges made by Canada's former defense minister, Paul Hellyer.The 87-year-old Hellyer insists that UFOs are real. Is this man some...
By: Terrence Aym
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has announced the discovery of a "giant underground chamber" not far from the Lunar equator. The mysterious chamber is located in the Oceanus Procellarum region of the Moon.The gigantic, sublunar cavern was spotted by India's Chandrayaan-1 space probe...

 

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