Dead Star Resurrection: Dead Stars (White Dwarf) Can Re-ignite And Explode As Supernova

Dead star resurrection! This is the first time that a dead star re-ignites before exploding! A blaze of glory rarely seen in the universe. Astronomers have proven for the first time that dead stars, known as...

Happy Halloween from space: Collision of 2 galaxies looks like a ghost face staring at us

The team behind NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has released a cosmically terrifying image of what appears to be a celestial spook looking right at us from deep in the universe.

INCOMING SOLAR STORM CLOUD

INCOMING SOLAR STORM CLOUD Magnetic fields erupted on Sept. 28th out of the Sun. The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) recorded the cloud as it raced away from the sun faster than 2.2 million mph. NOAA...

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...

Massive reservoir of water that could submerge Mars entirely discovered beneath North Pole of the Red Planet

Using ground-penetrating radar, scientists detected a massive reservoir of frozen water sandwiched by layers of sand beneath the northern polar ice cap on Mars. This reservoir contains so much ice that, if...

Apparently the moon is shrinking because it’s tectonic plates are smashing together causing moonquakes

The moon shrinks? During its more than 4.5 billion years in space, it has slowly shrunk, researchers say. Over the last few hundred million years, the moon's belt line has slimmed by...

That’s the X-Ray map of the sky

Onboard the International Space Station (ISS), there is a fantastic experiment that is trying to understand what goes on inside neutron stars. The Neutron Star Interior Composition Explorer, or NICER, collects the X-ray light...

Freak double halo around November’s Supermoon

That's one of the most incredible picture I have personally seen from the November 14's Super Duper Moon. Unbelievable! As explained by the photographer Boris Vakhmistrov: 'I've witnessed a powerful atmospheric phenomenon that I had never...

The smiling Cheshire Cat will stop laughing in a few 100 million years

This group of galaxies looks like a smiling Cheshire Cat with X-rays (violet). But the Cat will stop laughing as its “eyes” will collide in less than a billion years. The Cheshire Cat is a relatively...

Blue lightning jet filmed from space for the first time

This is the first time they've ever seen this blue lightning shoot up like that. An amazing 245 blue flashes were recorded as the space station flew 250 miles above the Bay of Bengal. Crazy activity! For...

And suddenly angel auroras lit up the sky before transforming into a fiery Phoenix in Russia

First the auroras looked like a fiery angel. Then the amazing northern lights suddenly took the shape of the mythological firebird. Do you see the wings? This massive aurora show occurred the skies over the city of Apatity...

The end of our galaxy: The Milky Way appears to be on a crash course with the Large Magellanic Cloud, one of its satellite galaxy

The end of the Milky Way as we know it may come a few billion years ahead of schedule. Scientists have recently shown that our home galaxy appears to be on a crash course...

How does the Summer solstice affect animals?

The summer solstice, which marks the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, happens today, June 21 at 11:54 a.m. EDT (3:54 p.m. GMT). Now, how...

Blood red fullmoon in the sky of Hungary – A real red strawberry fullmoon prior to the last blood moon Tetrad

A red fullmoon rose last night in the sky of Hungary! Jakab Róbert was able to capture the awesome strawberry moon over Pécs! A good start while waiting for the last blood moon tetrad in September...

Solar Storms: Earth’s Secret Weapon Against Solar Flares are Huge Plumes of Gas

How does our Earth protect herself and ourselves from devastating solar storms? It sends out huge plumes of plasma! This is the first time the process has been observed by scientists. The Earth is protected by...

Star Trek logo spotted on Mars giant crater

Forget about the face on Mars or its pyramid! The most evocative thing yet discovered on the surface of the Red Planet is the Starfleet emblem from the fictional universe of Star Trek.

Rocket engine falls through and destroys roof in China

As featured by the AtlasV launching on September 2, 2015, rocket flights can be hauntingly beautiful. But what if something just unexpectedly falls from the craft and falls on your home through the roof... Scary. One...

Jupiter opposition on June 10, 2019 – And will the Great Red Spot vanish?

Jupiter reaches opposition on June 10, 2019 And with it, the largest planet in our solar system and its iconic Great Red Spot present us with a key...

Venus and the Pleiades conjunction colored by green aurora!

Every 8 years on mid-April evenings, Venus skirts the Pleiades just as it’s doing last week. Friday and Saturday the two were only 2.5° apart and also lighted green by sharp auroral rays! Sky watchers have...

Space mystery: Hundreds of high energy extragalactic bursts detected and no one has a clear answer why

Deep in the mountains of West Virginia, the Green Bank Observatory has been receiving a mysterious powerful flashes from deep space. Could this be a message from an advanced civilization, or is...

Newly recognized flare 10 times brighter than our sun’s largest flares emitted by Proxima Centauri

A newly recognized flare 10 times brighter than our sun’s largest flares, has been ejected by Proxima Centauri, the star closest to our sun. And this may mean the system is rather inhospitable to...

Incoming Solar Storm: Dark Magnetic Filament Erupts From The Sun

There is an incoming solar storm with Earth-directed component On July 30, 2014, a dark magnetic filament erupted from the Sun surface! The bright CME caught by cameras of the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory was travelling at amazing 700...

Why has the sun been so quiet lately? The sun switches from Solar Max to Solar Min

Is anyone wondering, why has the sun been so quiet lately? Well it seems that the 11-year sunspot cycle is crashing as the sun transitions from Solar Max to Solar Min. For the past two years,...

Our sun probably has an evil twin called Nemesis

Did our sun have a doomsday twin when it was born? Almost certainly yes, though not an identical twin. And so did every other sunlike star in the universe, according to a new analysis. Many stars...

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

The Solar Eclipse Coincidence or Why is the Moon Perfectly Blotting Out the Sun?

It is an interesting coincidence that the Moon should so nearly perfectly blot out the Sun, since there is really no physical reason why this has be the case. The Moon happens to be about...

Milky Way captured in the world’s largest salt flats of Bolivia, Salar de Uyuni

Photographer Daniel Kordan experienced "space on Earth" while capturing the Milky Way on the world's largest salt flats in Bolivia. Salar de Uyuni, a dried up prehistoric lake in southwest Bolivia is covered by a...

Astronomy Picture Of The Day: Spiral Galaxies in Collision

Now there are two. But billions of years from now, only one of these two galaxies will remain. Until then, spiral galaxies NGC 2207 and IC 2163 will slowly pull each other apart, creating tides...

The blue moon was actually red on July 31, 2015

What was actually the color of the Blue Moon last friday night? Blue? No the rising moon turned orange-red! Watch these amazing pictures of the full moon from around the world:   The Moon turns red for the...

The sun looks like it was shutting down

On October 17, 2015... The sun looked like it was shutting down. Shocking picture by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory, SOHO. Do you know what is going on on our star? Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

The biggest heart in the Solar System has an incredible origin

Even if you’re feeling a bit lonely here on Earth today, there is one heart that belongs to you, way, way out there in the cosmic void. Sure, it’s three billion miles away on an...

Mysterious Space Object: What Is This Strange Transient Feature Spotted In A Titan Sea?

Astronomers scouring through images taken by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft last year have discovered a fleeting bright spot in one of the seas of Saturn’s moon, Titan. The intriguing feature, which has been coined "Magic Island,"...

What Creates A Halo Around The Sun Or Moon?

Sometimes, when weather conditions are perfect, spectacular halos form around the moon or the sun. So how does this ring or circle of light form around the moon or sun? Halos around the sun or moon happen...

First Interstellar Grains Discovered In Stardust Samples – Alien Visitors?

There may be itsy-bitsy aliens among us. Scientists discover first interstellar grains in the material collected by Stardust! If confirmed, this would be the world's first sampling of contemporary interstellar dust. These dust particles have surprisingly...

Strange news from the far side of the Moon

Our own Moon has one of the largest preserved craters in the Solar System, the South Pole-Aitken Basin, located on the far side of the satellite. The area is...

What Are These Two Mysterious Lines Appearing In This Satellite Image Of Nebraska?

What are these two mysterious lines on satellite image of Nebraska? Any ideas? NASA's Terra satellite captured two odd lines over Nebraska, recently. But what are they actually? You probably remember the twin tornadoes that swept...

Winter wonderland on Planet Mars

Have you ever wondered how Mars look like in winter? Fall and winter temperatures bring changes to Mars as the carbon dioxide atmosphere turns to dry ice frost that clings to the surface. The...

Mysterious light in the sky of Russia and visible from ISS on December 15 2015

What was this mysterious light in the sky of Russia and disappearing in space just below ISS on December 15, 2015? Only cosmonauts know... Well not so sure this strange glowing object is going toward space: More pictures and...

Geomagnetic unrest: Stream of solar wind is blowing around Earth faster than 600 km/s, causing intermittent G1-class geomagnetic storms

A stream of solar wind is blowing around Earth faster than 600 km/s. This is causing intermittent G1-class geomagnetic storms and Arctic auroras. According to NOAA forecasters there is a 55% chance of G1-storms...

CME hits Earth magnetic field producing G3 – strong geomagnetic storms and bright auroras

A CME hit Earth's magnetic field on May 27th with a day of delay. At first, the seemingly weak impact barely disturbed our planet's magnetic environment. Then the storms began and managed to spark G3...