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Mercury probe to search for life on Venus during the flyby

Recently scientists announced the discovery of phosphine gas at Venus with two different telescopes. Phosphine is a smelly, flammable, and noxious gas,...

Space debris causes ISS to carry out avoidance maneuver

Russian and US astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) carried out an avoidance maneuver this Tuesday to adjust the station's orbit...

An asteroid is going to fly very nearby to the Earth on September 24

On Sep 24th, 2020, Thursday, an asteroid to fly very nearby to the Earth. That asteroid will whizz by our Earth closer...

Tom Cruise to fly October 2021 to film movie on International Space Station

Tom Cruise is set to fly to the International Space Station in October 2021 to shoot the first-ever blockbuster movie in space. The news...

Earth-like ‘pi planet’ with 3.14-day orbit discovered by researchers

MIT researchers have found the exoplanet K2-315b, approximately the size of Earth, to have a shockingly exact 3.14-day orbit. In comparison, Earth's...

Explained: Earth’s equinoxes and solstices

This year, fall begins this Tuesday at 9:30 AM ET in the Northern Hemisphere. The Northern Hemisphere houses more than 90% of...

Interesting Facts about Black Holes that you never knew

1. There are three types of Black Holes. a) Primordial Black holes – These are the smallest of black...

Evidence shows some bacteria can survive in space for years

Outer space, with extreme low pressures and frigid temperatures, is the most hostile environment for life. Any life form left in the...

Jupiter-like exoplanet discovered to be orbiting around a near-dead star

A planet of the size of the Jupiter has been detected by astronomers, which has been found orbiting near-dead glowing remains of...

Pluto Facts: Interesting facts about the former planet you never knew

1. Pluto was reclassified from a planet to a dwarf planet in 2006. This was when the IAU formalized...

International Space Station: Facts you didn’t know about the $150 billion megastructure

1. Sixteen nations were involved in the construction of the ISS. The United States, Russia, Canada, Japan, Belgium, Brazil,...

Life can possibly exist on Venus, astronomers find in new discovery

Astronomers have found a rare molecule named phosphine has been found in the massively acidic atmosphere of Venus. This...

Neptune Facts: Interesting facts about the farthest planet you never knew

1. Neptune is the most distant planet. Well, it may seem very obvious as pluto is no more considered...

The Russian space agency says ‘Venus is a Russian planet’ while announcing a new mission

Amid details about the fiery planet Venus emerging in a new study, Roscosmos (the Russian space agency) announced new plans for an...