“The remains of the car that Elon Musk launched into space in 2018 is now hurtling around the sun at 63,592 miles per hour, being bombarded by solar radiation. “
Tomorrow, 12th July 2022, the first science-quality images from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope will be released. NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is a partnership with ESA (European Space Agency) and CSA (Canadian Space Agency).
Released one by one, these first images from the world’s largest and most powerful space telescope will demonstrate Webb at its full power as it begins its mission to unfold the infrared universe.
Developed in the early days of the internet the aim was to post a daily astronomical image along with a brief, easily understood explanation.
Every 24 hours, the space station makes 16 orbits of Earth, traveling through 16 sunrises and sunsets.
When the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha‘apai volcano erupted on Jan. 15, 2022, it sent atmospheric shock waves, sonic booms, and tsunami waves around the world. Now, scientists are finding the volcano’s effects also […]
This flare is classified as an X-class flare. X-class denotes the most intense flares, while the number provides more information about its strength.
The Sun emitted a moderate solar flare on May 4, 2022
Taken during the second Apollo 12 extravehicular activity (EVA), shows two U.S. spacecraft on the surface of the moon. The Apollo 12 Lunar Module (LM) is in the background. The unmanned Surveyor 3 spacecraft is in the foreground.
This diagram compares the size of the icy, solid nucleus of comet C/2014 UN271 (Bernardinelli-Bernstein) to several other comets.