Scientists Will Look For Signs of Life on This Newly Discovered Earth-Size Planet

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert At just 11 light-years from our Solar System, a newly discovered exoplanet is the second-closest we’ve ever found that’s … Continue reading Scientists Will Look For Signs of Life on This Newly Discovered Earth-Size Planet

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Best Jupiter Images From Juno … So Far

The original plans for the Juno mission to Jupiter didn’t include a color camera. You don’t need color images when the mission’s main goals are to map Jupiter’s magnetic and … Continue reading Best Jupiter Images From Juno … So Far

Newfound Alien Planet Is Best Place Yet to Search for Life

A newly discovered planet around a distant star may jump to the top of the list of places where scientists should go looking for alien life.  The alien world known as … Continue reading Newfound Alien Planet Is Best Place Yet to Search for Life

Meet ‘DeeDee,’ a distant, dim member of our solar system

Artist concept of the planetary body 2014 UZ224, more informally known as DeeDee. ALMA was able to observe the faint millimeter-wavelength “glow” emitted by the object, confirming it is roughly … Continue reading Meet ‘DeeDee,’ a distant, dim member of our solar system

These images of eerie ‘blue jets’ reveal just how creepy being alone in space is

When thrust into Earth’s orbit for an extended stay in space, astronauts don’t just experience an array of physical changes – space travel can have many mind-altering effects on a … Continue reading These images of eerie ‘blue jets’ reveal just how creepy being alone in space is