Evidence of a ninth planet

Two astronomers discuss new research that provides evidence of a giant planet tracing a bizarre, highly elongated orbit in the outer solar system. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Two weeks in the life of an active sunspot is pretty awesome

Spending two weeks with a sunspot is just awesome. This amazing journey with AR26665, a sunspot composed of intense and complex magnetic fields, was filmed by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory between July 5th and July...

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...

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...

Super blue moon to coincide with lunar eclipse for 1st time in 150 years on January 31, 2018

A blue moon, a super moon and a lunar eclipse will all fall on the same night on January 31, 2018 in an event that hasn’t happened in over 150 years. The last time...

What if a magnetar – the strongest magnet in the Universe – entered our Solar System?

The strongest magnet in the Universe enters our Solar System. What would happen? Sound in the...

Waxing Moon hides behind strange fibrous cirrus clouds

Look at this awesome waxing Moon... And what about these strange fibrous cirrus clouds hiding it? OMG! These awesome but somehow weird pictures were taken on June 10, 2016 in the Czech Republic by Richard Kotarba. Waxing...

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...

Talk about fire in the sky! Massive red sprites bursts over Poland

My first reaction, oh my God… My second, how amazing… My first reaction, oh my God… My second, how amazing… My third, what a great shot! Talk about fire in the sky! These massive fireworks of red sprites appeared in...

Solar Storm triggers Northern Lights in the US

Solar Storm triggers Northern Lights in the US The large solar storm that occured on the 28th september 2012 triggered Northern Ligths as far south in the United States as Michigan, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Ohio,...

The first sunrise of 2016 over Mount Fuji is awesome… Happy New Year

The first sunrise of 2016 over Mount Fuji in Japan is just awesome. Happy New Year 2016. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

They made it! Astronomers discovered another Earth… Not even so far away!

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope discovered an Earth-like planet circling a nearby star within the Goldilocks zone of our galaxy. Kepler-186f is around 500 light-years from Earth in the Cygnus constellation. The habitable...

The Moon Is Exploding Into Lunar Halos Right Now!

On Saturday, we have full moon. It's called The full Cold Moon or the full Long Nights Moon. It is thus time to look if the moon is explosing into lunar dogs! Indeed, bright moonlight shining...

This Friday enjoy the blue moon… Or wait until 2018 for the next blue full moon!

The full moon on Friday 31, 2015 is not a typical full moon. This is a blue full moon, a phenomenon which only occurs approximately every three years. But although its name suggests otherwise, the...

The Next Big Solar Explosion Could Come From A Huge Rotating Filament

The next big solar explosion could emanate a huge filament of magnetism rotating over the sun's southeastern limb. This 350,000 km long tendril of plasma is held suspended above the surface of the sun by...

Mars clouds are made of meteor dust

All year round, wispy blue clouds of ice form in the Martian atmosphere, hovering between 18 and 37 miles (30 and 60 kilometers) above the planet's surface. Decades after rovers...

Total eclipse of the sun on March 9 2016

There will be a total eclipse of the sun on March 9, 2016. During the early hours of March 9th the new Moon will pass directly in front of the sun. The Moon's shadow will...

Venice without water: Gondolas helplessly abandoned on dried-up canals after water levels are the lowest since records began – and it has not stopped sinking

Look at that... It's eerie! Exceptionally low tides have drained the lagoon of Venice, leaving Venetian gondolas stranded on dried-up canal banks. Yes, look at these famed Venetian gondolas helplessly abandoned on the docks,...

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...

There is a ninth planet 10 times the size of Earth lurking at the edge of the solar system in the mysterious Kuiper Belt

While Pluto is still languishing in its dwarf planet classification, it may become replaced by an even more distant planet, hidden somewhere in the mysterious Kuiper Belt. The supposed planet, creatively nicknamed Planet Nine,...

Surprisingly strong G3-class geomagnetic storm creates strong current of electricity moving underground

Earth's magnetic field is quieting, finally, almost 48 hours after a surprisingly strong geomagnetic storm sparked auroras seen from the Arctic Circle to the continental USA. And during the surprisingly strong G3-class geomagnetic storm...

Space Weather: Mysterious Red Sprites Dance Over New Mexico – July 18 2014 (PHOTOS)

Although the sun is extremely quiet, space weather continues and amazes us! High above thunderstorm clouds, red sprites coming from the edge of space were photographed dancing over New Mexico. Harald Edens photographed this deep blood-red...

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...

Earth Just Got Blasted With the Highest-Energy Photons Ever Recorded – But Scientists Don’t Understand What Created Them

Earth just got blasted with the highest-energy photons ever recorded. The gamma rays, which clocked in at well over 100 tera-electronvolts (10 times what LHC can produce) seem...

Strange stars show fractal patterns and pulsate according to the golden ratio

Fractal patterns and the golden ratio have been discovered in outer space for the very first time. The strange Golden RR Lyrae stars expand and contract according to the golden ratio and create fractal patterns. The...

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...

Mysterious particle that struck Antarctica was traced back to a distant galaxy with an enormous spinning black hole

A mysterious, ghostly particle that slammed into Earth and lit up sensors buried deep beneath the south pole has been traced back to a distant galaxy that harbours an enormous spinning black hole. Astronomers...

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....

Sun Eruption Noise: Solar Flare Sounds Like Raging Waves On The Beach

Do you know how a solar storm sounds like? This solar eruption sounds like waves crashing on a beach during a thunderstorm. As already introduced in a previous post, a large solar flare erupted from an unexpected...

Space Discovery: New Planet-like Body (Dwarf Planet) Found at the Edge of the Solar System Beyond the Orbit of Pluto

2012 VP113, an icy body found far beyond Pluto, raises questions about cosmic history. Astronomers say they have found a second planet-like body in what was long thought to be an uninhabited zone beyond the...

The Earth’s Magnetic Field Protecting Us From Space Radiation Gets Weaker – And We Don’t Understand Why!

The Earth's magnetic field - our protection from space radiation - is weakening at an alarming rate! But what is more concerning is that we don't understand why! Are Earth's poles about to flip?  Earth's magnetic...

Star in the constellation Pisces devours planets orbiting around into vast clouds of gas and dust

Like the ancient Greek god Cronus who devoured his children, a star 550 light years from Earth has been discovered to be slowly consuming its "offspring" - crushing one or more planets in its...

Stare into the eye of an algal storm – Toxic algae bloom looks like hurricane from above

That may look like a hurricane from above. But its' s actually a toxic algal bloom sweeping across the Baltic Sea. Yes, this is an algal bloom that engulfed the Baltic Sea and was snapped by the...

Death by Dark Matter: The Mysterious, Unseen Substance May Blast Through Human Flesh Like Bullets

About a quarter of the universe's mass consists of a mysterious, unseen substance called dark matter. And there's a chance that one form of it could behave...

Elon Musk has disrupted the business of sending rockets into space, and hopes to achieve a milestone by testing the most powerful rocket currently operating in the world today successfully

Watch the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket launch today, February 6, 2018, in hope of seeing a successful test of the most powerful rocket currently operating in the world today. When Falcon Heavy lifts off, it...

Blood moon and partial lunar eclipse pictures from around the world on August 7 2017

A blood red moon lit up the sky across the world during a partial lunar eclipse on August 7, 2017. The spectacular spaceweather event was best-viewed in the Indian Subcontinent, but striking images were also...

Gigantic coronal hole opens up on the sun: Geomagnetic storms during peak of Perseid meteor shower on August 12th

A gigantic coronal hole has opened in the sun's atmosphere just behind sunspot AR2670. And it is turning toward Earth... Weak geomagnetic storms should occur on Earth during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower...

Meteor Impact Creates Mega-Tsunami on Early Mars

Evidences proving the existence of an ancient ocean on early Mars are growing. New results show that the giant meteor responsible for the 75-mile Lomonosov crater may have...

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...

Giant coronal hole spews solar wind creating G2-class geomagnetic storms on Earth

The Earth is plunged into the high-speed solar wind stream of up to 700 km / s flowing from a giant coronal hole on the sun. The solar wind stream is buffeting Earth's magnetic field...