Friday, June 23, 2017

NASA finds more ‘Alien’ Earth-sized planets that could support life

The planets are likely the right size and right temperature to support complex life. The Kepler planet-searching telescope has detected nearly 50 such planets in one small part of the observable universe. NASA said Monday its Kepler Space Telescope mission discovered 10 new rocky, Earth-like planets...

About 4.599 billion years old, Jupiter the oldest planet in the solar system — study

According to a new study from an international team of astronomers has dated Jupiter for the first time, and their findings suggest that the Gas Giant is the oldest planet in the solar system. Dating a celestial object isn't too difficult, so long as you...

Russia to build at least 15 spacecrafts operating in the orbit by 2020 — Putin

Russia needs to build up the orbital grouping with at least 15 spacecrafts operating in the orbit by 2020 to provide remote sensing of Russia and the whole world, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday. The president has held a meeting with Roscosmos state space...

The Moon Landing Fake

It's now been nearly four decades since Neil Armstrong took his "giant leap for mankind" — if, that is, he ever set foot off this planet. Doubters say the U.S. government, desperate to beat the Russians in the space race, faked the lunar landings, with...

Life on other planets — The best proof we have

Ever since we first begun to imagine that life could exist on worlds other than our own, the Red Planet has been mankind's number one suspect. In recent years we've also come to believe that life may also exist somewhere on the moons of Saturn...

Mars has metal in its atmosphere

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) orbiter has spotted iron, magnesium and sodium ions — electrically charged atoms — high up in the Red Planet's atmosphere over the past two years, a new study reports. "MAVEN has made the first direct detection of the...

Unmanned spacecraft landed in Kennedy Space Center by causing a sonic boom

Mysterious military spacecraft lands in Florida causing sonic boom. U.S. military officials say an unmanned spacecraft orbiting Earth since May 2015 has landed in Florida. The Air Force posted tweets that the X37B spacecraft landed Sunday morning at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral...

Astronomers found the best super-Earths

Exoplanet, orbiting a red dwarf star at a distance of 40 light years from Earth, could be the new holder of the title "the best place to search for signs of life outside our solar system." An international team of astronomers have discovered Earth-like planets...

We found 11 potential signals of Aliens — Scientists published first results by FAST telescope

Project Yuri Milner and Stephen Hawking Breakthrough Listen told about the first results of the search for extraterrestrial life. We found 11 potential signals. For the study used the largest telescope in the world, the FAST , located in China, the US telescope GBT and another...

Aliens may have lived on nearby planets hundreds of millions of years ago — Astrophysicist

As science continues to search the cosmos for evidence of intelligent extraterrestrials and, at the very least, for habitable planets that might harbor even non-intelligent life, one scientist is raising another eye-opening question: Was there a time in the far distant past when an...

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