After Exoplanets, The First Exomoon Glimpsed?

After exoplanets, the next frontier is exomoons around alien planets. And the first one may have been already discovered! Already more than 1,000 exoplanets have been discovered across the solar system. Now it's time to find moons...

Sun magnetic flip anomaly: What are the implications of a field reversal?

The north magnetic pole is moving 60km a year toward Russia, which means they’re stealing it. Maybe... Or the Earth’s core is fluxing. Actually, nobody really knows what’s happening. I just hope it’s not a prelude to...

Amazing Space Phenomenon: Water Geysers Erupt From Jupiter’s Icy Moon Europa

Water spouts taller than Mt Everest appear to burst out of Europa, Jupiter's icy moon, when it is farthest from its planet. This may reinforce that Europa is one of the most promising places...

Space Mystery: Is the Chicxulub Asteroid Responsible for Life On Mars and the Moons of Jupiter?

How did life spread in the early solar system? A new US study proposes that the Chicxulub Asteroid, the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs, may have catapulted life to Mars and the moons of...

Space Discovery: Hubble Spots Water in Atmospheres of Alien Planets

The Hubble Space Telescope has spied five alien worlds around distant stars that show clear signs of water vapor filling their atmospheres as shown in a new study. This amazing discovery is the first...

Space Enigma: Saturn’s Mysterious Hexagonal Cloud System

This is the newly released 8-frame movie of Saturn's enigmatic "hexagon." It is the highest-resolution footage ever acquired of the massive six-sided maelstrom atop the ringed planet's north pole. Simply gorgeous! How the system formed,...

Enhanced Solar Activity: 28 Solar Flare Eruptions Within One Week

Since October 23, 2013, there have been 28 solar flares erupting through space in a week (24 M-class and four X-class flares) and U.S. NOAA has issued four radio blackout warnings in two days. Are...

Strange Space Phenomenon: Discover the Witch Nebula in Outer Space

It's also Halloween in outer space! Look at this gigantic witch head screaming in the vastness of space about 900 light-years away from Earth. Astronomers probably got shocked when they saw this weird structure for the...

Space Mystery: The Eerie and Ghostly Shape of the Boomerang Nebula

The ALMA telescope has unveiled amazing pictures of the Boomerang Nebula, the coldest place in the universe with temperatures reaching - 272°C. This temperature is even colder than the background glow from the Big Bang. Previous...

Surprising and Mysterious Spiral Jets From Giant Black Holes

What are black whole jets? How do these mysterious features look like? The answer is mesmerizing and depicted in the picture below! Two international teams of astronomers have used the power of the Atacama Large...

Strongest Solar Flare Within Two Months Recorded on October 9 2013 (VIDEO)

Parallel to the Draconid meteor shower, a M-class solar flare — the strongest flare that's been seen since mid-August — erupted from the sun's surface. This incredible CME was recorded by the Solar Dynamics Observatory satellites...

Mystery Space Cloud Observed From the International Space Station (ISS)

What was this strange jellyfish astronauts on board the International Space Station saw? An alien? A rocket launch? A missile launch? One thing is sure, the cloud it left behind was pretty amazing! So what...

Amazing Space Discovery: A Strange Lonely Planet Found without a Star

This is an amazing discovery! Astronomers find a free-floating exoplanet that is not orbiting a star! PSO J318.5-22 has all the characteristics of young planets found around other stars, but it is drifting out there all...

Red Aurora Turns the Sky Blood Red Over Kansas – Enhanced Activity Due to Recent Solar Storms

DO WE ALREADY FEEL THE SEPTEMBER 30 2013 SOLAR STORM? At least, some people in Kansas and Minnesota were able to photograph eerie pictures and a make fantastic video of blood red northern lights...

Powerful and Somewhat Terrifying Solar Eruption – September 30 2013

This video shows you the intensity and power of the amazing solar eruption that occurred on September 30 2013. This video is truely scary! This amazing video shows you the event at different wavelengths.  To...

Crucial Step in the Search for Extraterrestrial Life: The First Exoplanet Cloud Map

This is a crucial step in the search for extraterrestrial life! A research team led by the University of Bern has created for the first time ever an exoplanet cloud map from Kepler 7b.   An international...

Planet Killer Comet “Siding Springs” Targets Mars – Comet ISON Conspiracy

The newly discovered comet "Siding Spring" is a planet killer and has Mars in its sight. The Mars-bound Comet Siding Spring was spotted by Rob McNaught on 3 January at Siding Spring Observatory in Australia. The...

Earth’s Habitability is Finite: Scientists Estimate Our Planet Has Still Another 1.75 Billion Years to go

Bad news, or good news? According to some new astrobiological research, our time here on Earth is finite, and we better find our way off it sooner rather than later.  The results of this research group from...

How Big Is The Moon Compared To The Continental US?

How big is the moon compared to the continental US? Is it a bit smaller than what you thought? This figure shows how big is our moon compared to the continental US. A few facts about the...

Amazing Photos and Videos of LADEE Spacecraft Launch From Virginia – September 6 2013

Those are pictures and videos of the first-ever lunar mission launched from Virginia! NASA's newest robotic explorer LADEE rocketed into space late Friday, September 6 2013 in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled...

Mars’ Moon Phobos Eclipses the Sun As Seen by NASA’s Curiosity Rover

This video clip shows the larger of the two moons of Mars, Phobos, passing directly in front of the sun, in an eclipse photographed by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity. I love our Solar System! Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Decode The Solar Rainbow Palette: The Sun Seen Under Different Wavelengths

If you look at the Sun (which you shouldn’t, ever), you just see white light (for the second or so before your retinas are permanently scorched). That’s a mixture of all wavelengths of the...

You Will Not Be Thursty On The Moon! Scientists From NASA Detect Water on Moon’s Surface

NASA-funded lunar research has yielded evidence of water locked in mineral grains on the surface of the moon from an unknown source deep beneath the surface. Yes as explained in their abstract: We suggest that...

Video of a Comet Smashing Into the Sun: Did a Comet Trigger the Sun Storm on August 20 2013?

Can comets trigger a solar eruption? Well, it seems like the giant solar storm on August 20 2013 may have been created by a comet colliding with our star! Amazing! This awesome video comes from the Solar and...

Huge Blast From the Sun on August 20 2013: Earth Directed Coronal Mass Ejection Recorded by NASA

This GIF Image is presenting you the solar eruption with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection or CME and which happened on August 20, 2013 at 4:24 am EDT. This strong phenomenon has probably sent billions...

Strange Sky Phenomenon: Blood Red Moon in the Sky Over Utah Due to Wildfires (PHOTOS and VIDEOS)

Why did the moon turn red in Utah? Is this a sign of the upcoming apocalypse? Or is it simply another amazing natural phenomenon? Back in August 2013, the moon turned blood red over Utah! And there...

Something Big is About to Happen on the Sun: It’s Magnetic Field is About to flip

This video presents something big that's happening on the sun. The sun's global magnetic field is about to flip, a sign that Solar Max has arrived. According to measurements from NASA-supported observatories, the sun's vast...

Red Plants? This Video Shows How Photosythesis Looks Like From Space

Have you ever seen red plants? Well, most certainly not! During photosynthesis, a plant is often unable to absorb all the uncoming light that hits their leaves and chloroplasts and a small portion of it...

Today I learned that Our Solar System Has a Comet-like Tail and Discovered the Blue Color of an Alien Planet

The following two videos are fantastic. They feature two amazing discoveries in space science and alien planetology. The first video shows, for the first time ever, that our solar system has a comet-like TAIL. It was caught...

Amazing Space Discovery: First Antimatter Detection in Solar Flares (Positrons)

What a discovery! Scientists  have detected antimatter in solar flares via microwave and magnetic-field using data provided by NASA's Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO), and radio images at two frequencies from Japan's Nobeyama Radioheliograph. Actually, it's not a...

Space Mystery: Scientists Discover Four Mysterious Signals Coming From Outer Space

Approximately six years ago, a single burst of radio emission of unknown origin was detected outside our Galaxy but no one was certain what it was or even if it was real. Now there is...

Russian Rocket Explodes and Crashes After its Start at Kazakhstan’s Baikonur Cosmodrome

An unmanned Russian rocket (Proton-M type), carrying three satellites (Russian global navigation system GLONASS) on board, exploded and crashed shortly after its launch from the Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome. The Spectacular footage showed the rocket veering...

This is not Windows Media Player but a New Amazing Black Hole Simulation From NASA

This animation of supercomputer data takes you to the inner zone of the accretion disk of a stellar-mass black hole. It was put together by the folks at NASA. This supercomputer simulation is helping...

Sun Tornadoes: NASA Records Video of Twisters on the Sun

Is it also tornado season on the sun? In June 2013, a 38-hour tornadic incident also burst on the sun. Watch the plasma whirling through a magnetic dance across the Sun's surface. This video from NASA’s Solar Dynamic...

Mysterious Hurricane at Saturn’s North Pole: It’s also Hurricane Season on Other Solar system Planets!

This year, the hurricane season in the Atlantic begins June 1st and ends November 30th. The Eastern Pacific hurricane season begins May 15th and also ends November 30th. On earth, the hurricane period is...

Unusual Space Discovery: The Passing-by Asteroid 1998 QE2 has its Own Orbiting Moon

An asteroid called 1998 QE2 is set to whiz past Earth today afternoon, at a safe distance that's about 3.6 million miles away from a collision with our homeworld. As it got closer to...

Look at the Sky Today! Venus, Jupiter and Mercury Will Dance on Conjunction May 28 2013

Understanding events in the night sky is much like enjoying a cup of coffee in your favorite coffee shop! For example, right now, a delicious 'grande' mug of decaf skinny peppermint latte is sitting a...

Ring Nebula: The Eye of Sauron Revealed by New Hubble Photos

The Ring Nebula is a massive cloud of gas around a dying star. And it looks like the Eye of Sauron! Gorgeous! According to NASA: "The Hubble images offer the best view yet of the nebula, revealing...

Featuring the ‘ring of fire’ eclipse: Videos and Photos of the Partial Solar Eclipse of May 10 2013

This pictures are just magic. Yesterday, the moon glided between Earth and the sun, blocking everything but a dazzling ring of light. The 'ring of fire' eclipse crossed Australia and the Pacific and created a...

Full Moon Almanac: Native Americans Follow Seasons by Giving Distinctive Names to each Recurring Full Moon

Full Moon names date back to Native Americans, of what is now the northern and eastern United States. The tribes kept track of the seasons by giving distinctive names to each recurring full Moon. Their...