Scientists Have Found Water Molecules on Asteroids for the First Time

Scientists Have Found Water Molecules on Asteroids for the First Time

Using data from the decommissioned Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), a joint project of NASA and the German Space Agency at DLR, Southwest Research…
Saturn’s Biggest Moon is Most Likely Uninhabitable to Live

Saturn’s Biggest Moon is Most Likely Uninhabitable to Live

According to a study conducted by Western astrobiologist Catherine Neish, the deep ocean of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, is most certainly uninhabitable, implying that all…
Unlocking Earth’s Age: A Journey Into Our Planet’s Ancient Past

Unlocking Earth’s Age: A Journey Into Our Planet’s Ancient Past

We now know that the Earth is around 4.5 billion years old, with the planet’s core being about two years younger due to gravity’s time…
What Neptune and Uranus actually look like is revealed by New Photos

What Neptune and Uranus actually look like is revealed by New Photos

Neptune is well-known for its beautiful blue color and Uranus for its green color, but a new study has discovered that the two ice giants…
How Earth’s New Rubin Observatory will Herald in a New Era of Asteroid Space Expeditions

How Earth’s New Rubin Observatory will Herald in a New Era of Asteroid Space Expeditions

The upcoming Vera C. Rubin Observatory will never leave Earth, but the extremely detailed, “big picture” vision of the cosmos it will provide astronomers could…
NASA’s Webb discovers indications of probable Aurorae on an Isolated Brown Dwarf

NASA’s Webb discovers indications of probable Aurorae on an Isolated Brown Dwarf

Astronomers using NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope discovered a brown dwarf (an object more massive than Jupiter but smaller than a star) emitting infrared light…
Potential solvents identified for Construction on the Moon and Mars

Potential solvents identified for Construction on the Moon and Mars

Researchers have made the initial steps toward discovering liquid solvents that could one day aid in the extraction of essential building components from lunar and…
A Team of Astronomers Discovered a Galaxy That Shouldn’t Exist

A Team of Astronomers Discovered a Galaxy That Shouldn’t Exist

A team of astronomers, led by Arizona State University Assistant Research Scientist Tim Carleton, identified a dwarf galaxy that appeared in James Webb Space Telescope…
New Research Reveals That Early Planets Have Flattened Structures Rather Than Spherical

New Research Reveals That Early Planets Have Flattened Structures Rather Than Spherical

Astrophysicists at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) discovered that planets had flattened forms like smarties shortly after formation, rather than being spherical as previously…
A New Discovery Affects Our Understanding of Water’s History on the Moon

A New Discovery Affects Our Understanding of Water’s History on the Moon

According to new research from a Western University postdoctoral fellow, the early lunar crust that forms the Moon’s surface was significantly enriched in water more…
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