According to a study, around 5,000 tonnes of extraterrestial dust head toward our home planet when astronomical objects like comets and a...Read More
Comets could have been an essential source of carbon on planets like Earth and Mars during the early formation of the solar system, says ...Read More
The planet, called Gliese 486b, is a 'super-Earth': that is, a rocky planet bigger than Earth but smaller than ice giants like Neptune an...Read More
An international team of astronomers has discovered a trio of hot worlds larger than Earth orbiting a much younger version of our Sun cal...Read More
Researcher Ramanarayanan Krishnamurthy has found that a mix of DNA and RNA led to the formation of building blocks which later evolved an...Read More
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Jupiter and Saturn merged in the night sky on Monday, appearing closer to one another than they have since Galileo's time in the 17th cen...Read More
Rogue planets are a bit uncommon as although many of the known exoplanets discovered so far do not resemble those in our solar system, th...Read More
Earlier in 2015, the New Horizons space probe discovered spectacular snowcapped mountains on Pluto, which seemed strikingly similar to mo...Read More
On that date, Mars will be at opposition -- opposite the Sun in the sky. Earth will be situated directly between Mars and the Sun.
According to NASA which expects that the space rock will not cause any harm to our home planet.
The researchers from the Washington State University (WSU) in the US noted life could more easily thrive on planets that circle more slow...Read More
The findings hold promise for preventing muscle and bone loss in astronauts on prolonged space trips like Mars missions, as well as peopl...Read More
The US space agency has readied an Earthly twin of the six-wheeler in a bid to avoid as many unexpected issues as possible after the rove...Read More
The study showed that thick aggregates, or colonies that the bacteria form, can provide sufficient protection for the survival of bacteri...Read More
By Asian News International
The paper has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Earth's magnetic field acts like a protective shield around the planet, repelling and trapping charged particles from the Sun.
At roughly 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6 meters) across, asteroid 2020 QG is very small by asteroid standards: If it had actually been on an impa...Read More
By Husain Rizvi
Reports around an asteroid which came very close to planet Earth on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 12:08 a.m. EDT have surfaced the internet....Read More
Helium is the second most abundant element in the universe after hydrogen
Washington: As scientists search for signs of life on planets outside our solar system, astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope h...Read More