Thursday, September 21, 2017

Astronomers detected an atmosphere around the super Earth-like planet

Astronomers have detected an atmosphere around the super Earth-like planet GJ 1132b, a discovery which could help pave the way to finding life outside our solar system. ______ A team of researchers led by Dr. John Southworth of Keele University in the U.K. used the ESO/MPG...

Can you keep a secret? They are here, they are among us, photographing the UFO believers

Full Gallery - 20 Photos Whether you’re a believer or not, an agreed concept of what extra-terrestrial life looks like is deeply embedded in the popular psyche. Thanks to the proliferation of instant cult classics like E.T., The X-Flies and Close Encounters of a Third Kind,...

Black Holes, Dark Matter, and Gravitational Waves connected to a new mind-blowing theory

The past few years have been incredible for physics discoveries. Scientists spotted the Higgs boson, a particle they’d been hunting for almost 50 years, in 2012, and gravitational waves, which were theorized 100 years ago, in 2016. ______ This year, they’re slated to take a picture...

NASA’s Juno craft just captured an amazing photo of Jupiter you won’t believe is real

NASA has managed to capture some pretty stunning photos of all the cool stuff they’ve spotted over the years, and rarely does it fail to amaze. ______ There’s images of planet surfaces, the rings of Saturn, and even black holes flying through space totally unchecked. Rarely, however,...

Humans on Mars: Rocket flying just .0001 percent slower than the speed of light can make it possible

Human space travel to Mars is largely considered a far off moonshot – though not entirely impossible – to the international scientific community, considering the entire trek would take years and could lead to radiation exposure, cancer and other medical risks. ______ A researcher at the...

Supermassive black holes might actually lead to formation of new stars

Black holes aren’t just terrifying objects of total obliteration — they’re also gross as hell. These behemoths have a strange tendency to yak up some the matter they seemingly crush under an ungodly amount of dense mass. They are one of the most mysterious phenomena in...

Is this NASA image showing UFO taking energy from the sun ? Some believe YES

A photo released by NASA has some conspiracy theorists convinced that aliens not only exist, but could also be harvesting solar energy directly from the sun. ______ YOUTUBE - The photo appears to show an unidentified white dot joined to the sun by a connected line,...

Footage of a mysterious ‘alien megaship’ caught on a NASA feed from the ISS (video)

Footage of a mysterious bright object caught on a NASA feed from the International Space Station (ISS) has excited conspiracy theorists who say the stream has been altered to hide an “alien megaship.” ______ In the video taken from an ISS camera feed, what has been...

No sign of slowing: Alien species on the rise

The number of new instances of non-native species documented is increasing around the globe — growth that shows no sign of slowing. ______ The introduction of alien species can disrupt ecosystems and even cause local extinctions. Hanno Seebens at the Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre in...

China ready to become the first place to meet the Aliens

This past September, China put on the "ear phones" and flipped the "ON" switch for the world's largest, most powerful radio telescope nestled in a vast, bowl-shaped valley in the mountainous southwestern province of Guizhou. ______ The unrivaled precision of the FAST telescope will allow astronomers...

After living 6,000 years on Mars: How we might look after living that time in the red planet

Some of the biggest names in science and technology have called for the colonization of Mars, including physicist Stephen Hawking and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. They say that populating other planets would help ensure our species' survival should Earth be rendered uninhabitable by some disaster. ______ "The...

These seven alien worlds could help explain how planets form

The Earth-sized astronomical bounty circles a dim star that flew under the radar of exoplanet researchers. Seven alien, Earth-sized worlds bask in the cool, red light of their parent star. The planetary menagerie exists around a star overlooked by other exoplanet hunters, although it is...

Astronomers found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets where life is possible

Astronomers have found a nearby solar system with seven Earth-sized planets, three of which circle their parent star at the right distance for liquid surface water, raising the prospect of life, research published on Wednesday showed. ______ The star, known as TRAPPIST-1, is a small, dim...

Skywatchers, there is your night – Full moon, eclipse and comet – all in one night

Got big plans for Friday night? That’s OK, we don’t either. Guess we’ll all have to make do by watching the celestial show that will take place that night. ______ First, there will be a full moon. That’s always fun, but this one will be a little more...

Aliens – would they be friendly or destroyers of worlds – and why some scientists fear contact with them

The more we learn about the cosmos, the more it seems possible that we are not alone. The entire galaxy is teeming with worlds, and we're getting better at listening — so the question, "Is there anybody out there?" is one we may be able...

Finally astronomers have confirmed the existence of a white dwarf pulsar, after 50 years of searching

English and South African astronomers working together have confirmed the existence of a white dwarf pulsar, the first star of its kind to be identified. Astrophysicists have been combing the visible universe for stars of this type for 50 years. ______ Professors Tom Marsh and Boris Gänsicke...

Mysterious Space Capsule marked with US found along Arizona highway

A large object appearing to be a space capsule marked with “United States” caused a commotion along an Arizona interstate on Monday. ______ The metal drum with an attached parachute appeared so realistic that even a former NASA engineer reported it. Others called 9-1-1 to report...

Asteroid to buzz by Earth six times closer than the distance to the moon this year

On its way to its eventual destination, Rosetta did some sightseeing along the way. This is a close-up of an asteroid named Lutetia in the main asteroid belt from a 2011 fly-by. ______ The problem with asteroids passing near Earth is they're often difficult to spot. Fortunately,...

The Venus aliens conspiracy theory proposes the presence of alien life forms in its clouds

The Venus aliens conspiracy theory proposes the presence of alien life forms in its clouds
Venus has always been ignored in alien research because of its extremely hot surface temperatures, which is nearly 462 degree Celsius and the lack of water. However, in the light of new evidence, conspiracy theorists as well as scientists consider the possibility of existence of...

The South Pole Telescope – Extreme astronomy unlocks cosmic secrets

The South Pole Telescope - Extreme astronomy unlocks cosmic secrets
Extreme astronomy unlocks cosmic secrets from the South Pole - The South Pole Telescope is perfectly located to gaze deep into the universe, but it takes a hardy group of astronomers to live there over the winter. ______ Imagine doing astronomy where grease won't stay greasy, where...

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