Powerful geomagnetic storm cracks Earth’s magnetosphere

Earth’s magnetosphere was briefly cracked after a powerful geomagnetic storm propagated from the sun last year. The blast was registered in June 2015 after a huge cloud of plasma released from the Sun struck the...

Mysterious satellite blackouts linked to powerful ionospheric thunderstorms

These SWARM satellites were sent into orbit to measure the Earth's invisible magnetic field. But the scientific instruments have been suffering mysterious blackouts as they circle the planet leaving specialists puzzled. Now, scientists have probably discovered why...

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...

The parade of the planets seen from around the world

The parade of the planets is currently taking place in our solar system with five planets lining up for a cosmic dance that will dazzle skywatchers all over the world. Here a compilation of pictures...

M6-Class Sun Eruption: Extreme Solar Flare Erupts From Unexpected Source – July 8 2014

SOLAR FLARE ERUPTS FROM UNEXPECTED SOURCE! Yesterday, July 8th, Earth-orbiting satellites detected a strong M6-class solar flare. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory recorded the extreme ultraviolet flash! This extreme solar storm disrupted shortwave radio transmissions around our planet (Europe...

NASA cut live broadcast from the ISS after the passage of two unknown objects

However, the censorship did not work as well as liked since Youtube's user Streetcap1 captured these two objects just before NASA cut the transmission. This video captures the moment and the subsequent cut. Weird, no? Follow...

What’s Going On With Our Sun?

There is something strange happening with our sun right now! Can you tell me what it is? Now just a small help! This strange phenomenon is an unusual kind of refraction. The sun distortions are created by...

Thunder Moon partial eclipse

There's going to be an eclipse tomorrow... A partial eclipse of the Moon. On July 16th, the full Thunder Moon will pass through the shadow of our...

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...

Understand our Solar System: Calculate your weight and age on outer planets

Your age and weight change on the different planets of our solar system. Well, try it out now! Calculate your age on other planets Click here to calculate your age on other planets Why do we have different...

Mysterious green anomaly appears over Jupiter on NASA satellite image

A NASA image of Jupiter shows a mysterious green anomaly hovering above the surface of Jupiter. The green color probably is the effect of ionizing radiation, like bright auroras? Some will say, this glowing green...

Space events for Easter: Lyrid meteor showers, incoming solar wind, pollen corona

The Lyrid meteor shower Earth is entering a stream of debris from Comet Thatcher, source of the annual Lyrid meteor shower. Peak night is expected on April 21-22.

There’s a total solar eclipse tomorrow. Here what’s you need to know!

The last total solar eclipse our planet experienced was the Great American Eclipse, which darkened the sky of the United States from the West to the East coast on August 21, 2017.

Partial solar eclipse of February 15, 2018 in pictures – Second eclipse within 2 weeks after total lunar eclipse on January 31

An eclipse never comes alone! The partial solar eclipse of February 15, 2018, is the second eclipse this season after the total lunar eclipse of January 31, 2018. The sky event was visible in...

China launched a rocket on February 12, 2018… And it seems that some parts crashed back to the Earth, damaging residential buildings

On February 12, 2018, China launched a rocket successfully from the Province of Sichuan. But while every space powers are favoring reentries in uninhabited areas, Chinese have decided that their space junk could fall...

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...

Space Weather: X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE and EMERALD DYNAMITE AURORA

Space weather news and information for October 19, 2014: X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE and EMERALD DYNAMITE AURORA. X1-CLASS SOLAR FLARE Sunspot AR2192 has unleashed an extreme X1-class solar flare recorded by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory in this...

Powerful space explosion sends intense shock wave as if some kind of planet had exploded in the solar system

There are two space-based observatories - one ahead of Earth in its orbit, the other trailing behind - to catch the structure and evolution of solar storms as they blast from the Sun and...

The Journey of a Billion Dreams

India doesn't only want to colonize Kashmir. They also want the moon. India rocket is already orbiting the moon to study the far...

Planet with three suns discovered – Triple sunrises and sunsets on the same day

Astronomers have discovered a planet with three suns and a huge orbit -- each year there is 550 earth years. This is believed to be just the fifth such discovery. During part of the planet's orbit,...

Craziest Moments Of Solar Activity From Last 5 Years In Fascinating Video by NASA

This fascinating video features the most memorable moments of solar activity of the past five years. These amazing images were recorded and are courtesy of the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). Now enjoy watching these ejections...

Mars sandstorm: Stunning video shows the entire surface of Mars being obscured by a global dust cloud and haze

This before and after video of Mars is just stunning! The side-by-side movies shows how the ongoing dust storm has enveloped the Red Planet entirely, obscuring its surface on a planet-wide scale, as a...

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.

This is a real photo of the surface of a comet

Released today by ESA, from the 2014 Rosetta Philae mission landing a probe on comet 67P. On 30 September 2016, ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft came closer than ever to the target it had studied from afar...

A gigantic hole has just formed on the sun

A gigantic hole just opened up on the sun. Such coronal holes appear from time to time and are perfectly normal. Even if they look totally scary. This time it is not just a magnetic canyon. No, it's a...

CME impacts Earth’s magnetic field triggering severe geomagnetic storm and insane auroras

A CME hit Earth's magnetic field on March 17th at approximately 04:30 UT, arriving earlier than expected. The impact sparked a relatively mild G1-class (Kp=5) geomagnetic storm which has now intensified to G4-class (Kp=8), representing...

Final totality: The final total solar eclipse will be in 600 million years time, as the moon will be around 30,400km further from the Earth while the sun’s diameter will be around 5% larger

Total solar eclipses are seen on Earth because of a fortuitous combination of circumstances. But when will be the last, the real final totality? The final total solar eclipse will be in 600 million years...

This eerie moon stratospheric cloud looks like a space nebula

Lately, Arctic sky watchers have been seeing a lot of Polar stratospheric clouds. And this time, Andy Skinner captured an eerie moon stratospheric cloud in the sky over Abisko, Sweden. These is neither a space nebula,...

Tristesse de la Lune/ Sadness of the Moon by Charles Baudelaire – Full Moon January 2015 Poem

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On full moon days, I love reading poems. Today, I've selected for you the beautiful and sad poem called Tristesses de la Lune/ Sadness of the Moon by Charles Beaudelaire. And added poetic pictures of a woman playing...

Third near miss in January 2017: Newly discovered asteroid makes closest flyby since September 6, 2016

A newly discovered asteroid named 2017 BH30 made the closest flyby since September 6, 2016 on January 30, 2017. 2017 BH30 belongs to Apollo group of asteroids. It was discovered by Catalina Sky Survey on...

Space Anomaly: This Black Hole Is So Powerful That Everything Aroud Is Blown Away

This image features a black hole so massive and powerful that that it destroys the stars around it before they can even form. There are many unusual occurrences in space that mankind constantly seeks to gain...

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...

Insane CME in progress on September 30 2015: Earth directed?

An impressive coronal mass ejection (CME) was observed in coronagraph imagery today following a large prominence eruption off the west limb. The widescale plasma cloud does not appear to have an Earth directed component due...

The Cow: Something exploded incredibly quickly in the sky, and astronomers are scrambling to figure out what it is

Something is exploding incredibly quickly in the sky, and astronomers are scrambling to figure out what it is. On 17 June, the twin ATLAS telescopes in Hawaii spotted a bright flash in space that...

Main stream media confirms “Planet X”, the 9th planet in our solar system

Main stream media CONFIRMS "Planet X", the 9th planet in our solar system. Scientists have detected the gravity of a large, Neptune-sized planet beyond Pluto. They are thinking it is approximately 10 times the size of Earth. No...

Mysterious cloud appears in the sky of 6 US States baffling stargazers

A mysterious cloud suddenly appeared in the sky on November 24, 2015. And it baffled a whole lot of stargazers over at least 6 US states. Do you know what it was? The mysterious cloud was...

Christmas lights are electric blue over Antarctica

This is the season for southern noctilucent clouds. Every year around this time, summertime water vapor billows up into the high atmosphere over Antarctica, providing moisture needed to form icy clouds at...

A Magic Dimension is Opening Over Sweden Right Now!

Do you see this? A magic dimension is opening over Falun, Sweden right now! Fantastic! This picture depicts actually three mind-blowing weather phenomena at once. The vertical line rising from our star is a sun pillar. Such vertical...

G1-Class Geomagnetic Storms Engulf The Arctic Circle – Fantastic Aurora Pictures

Geomagnetic storms are on the go around the Arctic Circle! And specialists estimate there is a 70% chance of continued geomagnetic storming on Feb. 2nd... So if you are North enough, look at the sky...

Massive solar coronal hole facing Earth creates geomagnetic storm

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft watched a massive solar coronal hole rotate into view as the Sun spun on its axis between Dec. 2 and 9, 2016. The coronal hole seen in this animation directed...