By: Tina Brewster
The stars have fascinated man from the beginning of time. The Babylonians, who lived 7000 to 2500 years ago in what is modern day Iraq, are believed to have been the first people to name the stars. The Babylonians were also the first to map...
How Nikola Tesla may have set off the 1908 Tunguska explosion
By: Terrence Aym
During the year of 1908 the quiet Siberian countryside was rocked by a blast more powerful than the atomic detonation set off over Hiroshima.In literally seconds, 800 square miles of virgin forest lay splintered and flattened in the Tunguska region of Russia. The horrific...
Are Ufos Real or Hoax
By: Pat Lunsford
There are a number of UFO hoaxes today and many of them are really quite convincing. Then there are amateur hoaxes that are very poorly done. Most of these come with a lot of sensationalism such as “Must See!” and “Real UFO...
By: Tarek Musslimani
The angular momentum is a physical variable that is characteristic of rotating systems. In classical mechanics, angular momentum is associated with macroscopic objects that are rotating, such as the movement of the planets of the solar system around the sun. This rotational movement leads to...
Amazing physics experiment to test if universe is an illusion
By: Terrence Aym
In a relatively short period of time we may awake one morning to discover we aren't who we think we are and not where we thought we lived.In case you don't know it, our entire reality may be nothing more than a cartoon.Like...
The Hundred Year Starship: NASA mission will take astronauts to Mars and leave them there forever
By: Anthony Megna
This is certainly a bold initiative! Sifting through the human race, finding the right people that are willing to leave the Earth forever, and then off to Mars they go. Wow! Is this for real, or what? Evidently, there has already been a conference on...
The Hundred Year Starship: NASA mission will take astronauts to Mars and leave them there forever
By: Kenneth Andrews
Space, the final frontier. In fiction, the human race has long been drawn to the idea of spreading out among the stars, colonising new planets and exploring the furthest reaches of space, ensuring the survival of our species. In reality, the idea of interplanetary colonisation...
More evidence of life on Mars emerges
By: Terrence Aym
More evidence of life on Mars emergesLife on Mars. The evidence keeps mounting for it while the silence from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA] is deafening. Even NASA's European counterpart—the European Space Agency [ESA]—has begun asking pointed questions and dropping cryptic...
Product reviews: William Optics 15mm SWAN telescope eyepiece
By: Matt Kelly
The Swan, an elegant and majestic creature and also the acronym that describes this 15mm offering from William Optics. Standing for Super Wide Angle this eye piece is just that, using 5 optical lenses in 4 groups WO have managed to wrench a magnificent 72...
Comet Hartley 2 and Earth to pass at 11 million miles on October 20, 2010
By: D. Vogt
On October 20, 2010, comet Hartley 2 (also known as 103P/Hartley) passed within just 11 million miles of Earth. It was an exciting event for amateur astronomers as well as an important precursor to a close approach by a NASA probe, the Deep Impact spacecraft...

 

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