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...

Mysterious Asteroid Desintegration Captured by HUBBLE Space Telescope

This series of Hubble Space Telescope images reveals the breakup of an asteroid over a period of several months starting in late 2013. The largest fragments are up to 180 meters (200 yards) in...

Solar Superstorm on his way! They Occur Every 150 years and the last one was in 1859!

Solar Superstorm on his way! They Occur Every 150 years and the last one was in 1859! Solar activity follows a regular cycle, with peaks approximately every 11 years. According to NASA, the next solar...

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...

Mysterious Rock Appears In Front Of Mars Rover Opportunity

A mysterious Martian rock that appeared in front of the Opportunity rover within days has left scientists scratching their heads. The rover, which landed on Mars in 2004, hasn't moved in over a month as...

If you missed the 2014 annular solar eclipse on April 26 2014 you can watch it here

The full 2014 annular solar eclipse was only observable from a small portion of Antarctica. But some sky cameras recorded this amazing sky phenomenon for you... Here is the video from Slooh. A pretty amazing...

Intense Solar X-Flare Will Blast Us On Thursday!

Well, yeah, it's cold outside! But here's some news that might give you an excuse to hang around outside Thursday. An strong solar flare (X1.2) will hit Earth on early Thursday morning and it's so...

How did the Fastest Coronal Mass Ejection Ever Recorded by NASA Form?

On July 22, 2012, a massive cloud of solar material erupted off the sun's right side, direction space. It was luckily recorded by one of NASA's twin Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, or STEREO, spacecraft...

Space Photo of the Day: HTV-4 Spacecraft Lights Up Earth’s Clouds During Re-entry (ISS)

That's a truly unbelievable photo taken from the International Space Station! No, it's not a meteor or fireball explosion! The image features the Japanese HTV-4 spacecraft illuminating the Earth's clouds as it re-enters the protective...

Space Lightning: Watch Earth Thunderstorm From Space (ISS)

Astronauts orbiting Earth aboard of the International Space Station sometimes witness incredible phenomena happening on our planet that are invisible to us! This intense lightning storm filmed over Houston is one of these amazing moments. These hypnotic...

M2-class Solar Explosion Noises Captured On Earth: Sunspot Eruption Creates Radio Bursts

On August 1st, Kevin Palivec of Hawley, Texas recorded radio bursts from the M2-class solar explosion. The mysterious shortwave bursts detected in Texas had been created by a M2-class solar explosion. They were heard at 20.1...

Are Aliens Playing Tennis? Mystery Round Rock Found on Mars By Curiosity Rover

The Curiosity Rover has, once again, spotted a mystery round rock at the surface of Mars. The finding highlights how unusual rock formations on Mars can be. Learn what caused it and what it was...

Solar explosion: Massive solar eruption triggered by collapse of enormous sun filament (VIDEO)

I was wondering if the audio has anything to do with the data? A plasma filament stretching about half the Sun's length 'danced' above its surface for nearly 4 days before being sucked onto the...

TRIBUTE TO NEIL ARMSTRONG, THE FIRST MAN WALKING ON THE MOON

RESPECT! In contrast to Lance Armstrong, Neil Armstrong is and will stay one of the most glorious heroes of the United States. Neil Armstrong died on saturday the 25.06.2012. He was 82 years old. On...

Mysterious Light Pillars Transcend Green Aurora in Fairbanks, Alaska – Magic Nature

Wow! But what is that? A laser show? Or is it simply the gate to the final dimension? On November 5, 2014, Fairbanks was transformed into a magical place as mysterious light pillars transcended green auroras...

Unexpected Northern Lights Over Grand Rapids Minnesota

Northern Lights are quite surprising when sun activity is low! Nevertheless, some Auroras have been witnessed and photographed on July 26th over Grand Rapids, Minnesota. The photographer was baffled and enjoyed the 'returning' dancing color display since...

Next Super Doom? Humanity Risks Solar Superstorm Catastrophe

What is the next superdoom? According to scientists, humanity risks solar superstorm catastrophe! OMG, what is that? Scientists predict a solar superstorm every 150 years, meaning we are currently five years overdue! So it could...

Space oddity: The Whirlpool galaxy is dotted with black holes

In the Milky Way there’s a single X-ray binary — a system consisting of a black hole capturing and heating material from an orbiting companion star — known as Cygnus X-1. But 30 million...

Stars communication: Our sun tries to interact with the Arctura Water Tank by sending a solar halo

Astrophotographer Göran Strand shot this amazing picture of a building - hotwater storage tank in Östersund, Sweden – named Arctura (named after the star Arcturus in the constellation Bootes) and our sun forming a...

Space Weather Phenomena: Red Sprites and Green Gravity Waves Photo Over South Dakota

Red sprites and green gravity waves are rare space weather phenomena. They were caught both over New Underwood, South Dakota in a single shot! Amazing! As northern summer comes to a close, electrical storms are rumbling...

Color image of the mysterious Saturn’s rings by NASA

This beautiful NASA picture of the Saturn rings - actually the outer portion of the C ring and the inner portion of the B ring - is mind-blowing. The general pattern is from "dirty" particles indicated...

Lake Whillans: Extremophiles Discovered In Frozen Antarctic Lake – Alien Life Can Exist

'Alien' life can exist and has actually been found... in Lake Whillans, a frozen Antarctic lake that hasn't seen sunlight for millions of years! More than 26 hundred feet below the surface of the ice...

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...

Space oddity: Mystery of superbright supernova solved

According to a new scientific paper published in Science, the mystery behind the supra luminous supernova is a galaxy sitting in front, which amplifies its light, like a natural magnifying glass. As reported in their abstract: Recently,...

ISS Plankton: Microorganisms Discovered on the International Space Station (ISS)

ISS plankton? Wait a second!?! So, scientists have found protists, archaea, algae, and bacteria living in seas on the International Space Station (ISS)? This is incredible! Baffling is that these organisms have resisted space vacuum, freezing temperatures, lack...

It’s amazing out there: If you are lucky, you will see this rare solar eclipse on April 29 2014

Yeah, it's too bad! But hey we cannot be lucky everyday and should be happy with the red moon eclipse we witnessed last week! This sun eclipse will be an annular eclipse since the moon...

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...

Double Moon Hoax: Mars And The Moon Will Not Appear The Same Size on August 27!

The double moon hoax is back again... like each year actually! Mars and the moon will not and have never appeared the same size on August 27! And I thought we were going to make it...

Earth-Directed Solar Storm: Extreme Solar Flare Releases Powerful CME Heading to Earth

It's soon Aurora time on Earth: An extreme solar flare released a powerful CME heading to Earth! Watch this earth-directed solar storm in the video below! Earth magnetic field could be impacted late September 13...

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...

Red Moon Or Turquoise Moon During Colorful Total Lunar Eclipse On October 8 2014

Red Moon Or Turquoise Moon: There will be a colorful total lunar eclipse on October 8, 2014. Sky watchers will see the Moon turn a beautiful shade of celestial red and maybe turquoise. And learn...

First CME observed by NASA’s IRIS: Capturing a massive solar eruption with unprecedent details

A coronal mass ejection, or CME, surged off the side of the sun on May 9, 2014, and NASA's newest solar observatory caught it in extraordinary detail. This was the first CME observed by the...

Rosetta Selfie: Philae Snaps Selfie With Comet 67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Rosetta selfie: Yes, selfies are no longer just a human trend. After the Mars Curiosity Rover, Rosetta took a photo of itself in the outer space. The Rosetta Spacecraft was designed to orbit and land on comet...

Incoming CME: 50% Chance of Polar Geomagnetic Storms on September 17 2014

There is a 50% chance of polar geomagnetic storms on September 17, 2014, as another CME is en route to Earth. The icoming CME was triggered by the eruption of a magnetic filament near the...

Earth’s Magnetic Reversal May Occur Earlier Than Anyone Anticipated

Earth's magnetic north and south poles have flip-flopped many times in our planet's history. Last time was around 780,000 years ago. Based on new data, Earth's magnetic reversal might happen earlier than anyone anticipated. Geophysicists who study the...

The 5 Most Mysterious Photographs Taken on Mars by Nasa’s Curiosity Rover

These five incredible photos are real, but what about our interpretations? Do they show signs of bizarre alien life or are we simply seeing what we want to see? Here are five pictures that I would...

The Helix Nebula Is Watching You (GIF)

NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula's animated Gif This multispectral animation ranges from the Far Infrared (FIR) to Far Ultraviolet (FUV) + X ray. And the result is so powerful! This amazing gif of the Helix Nebula...

Imminent Cataclismic Solar Storm? There Is Presently A Giant Filament Floating Over The Sun

The solar observation probe SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory) has detected the presence of a giant filament that hangs above the sun for several days at least. Huge because it is some 1.6 million kilometers long....

Two Mystery Red Sprites Appear Under Thunderstorm Clouds in Croatia – November 2014

This is the kind of very lucky shot that astronomers are looking for every day. Look at these red sprites captured as a lucky break in the thunderstorm clouds formed over Croatia, yesterday! High above Earth...

Haunting Sky Phenomena: Lunar Coronas Form Rings Around The Moon

Lunar coronas are haunting sky phenomena that create rings around the moon. And as the Moon is waxing full, it's a good time to look for them! This beautiful specimen over Fort Frances, Ontario, was captured on...