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No, 'Oumuamua is not an alien spaceship. It might be even weirder. | SYFY WIRE
Our first interstellar visitor, 'Oumuamua, is still a mystery. Despite some speculation, it's not a spaceship... but it might be a three-dimensional fractal snowflake.
oumuamua  article  asteroid  astronomy  bad  comet  editorial  fractals  interstellar  space 
27 days ago by xer0x
A meteorite hit the moon during yesterday's total lunar eclipse | New Scientist
People watching the total lunar eclipse in the early hours of Monday morning noticed a brief flash of light, which has now been confirmed as a meteorite impact
science  space  the-moon  meteor  impact  superbloodwolfmoon 
7 weeks ago by xer0x
Why Is Uranus The Only Planet Without Interesting Features On It?
All the other planets have craters, icecaps, clouds, or a rich, banded structure. But not Uranus.
uranus  flat  spin  space 
7 weeks ago by xer0x
Have Aliens Found Us? An Interview with the Harvard Astronomer Avi Loeb About the Mysterious Interstellar Object ‘Oumuamua | The New Yorker
Isaac Chotiner interviews Avi Loeb, the chair of Harvard’s astronomy department, about the interstellar object ‘Oumuamua and the possibility that it was sent by an extraterrestrial civilization.
astronomy  extraterrestrials  science  space  oumuamua  loeb  interstellar  object  asteroid  visitor 
8 weeks ago by xer0x
One year since the New Horizons Pluto flyby, here’s what we learned | TechCrunch
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pluto  space  news  images 
10 weeks ago by xer0x
Why Can’t We Find Planet Nine? | Quanta Magazine
Astronomers suspect that there’s a large planet hiding out in the distant fringes of the solar system. At a recent workshop, they brainstormed ways to coax it
space  planet9  kuiper  belt  objects  2015  physics  au  farobjects 
12 weeks ago by xer0x
Liquid water 'lake' revealed on Mars - BBC News
Researchers believe they have found the first existing body of liquid water on the Red Planet.
mars  water  science  space  lake  found  search 
july 2018 by xer0x
Big Bang telescope finale marks end of an era in cosmology
With the end of Europe’s Planck mission, researchers are moving to smaller projects studying different aspects of the cosmic microwave background.
space  telescope  era  history 
july 2018 by xer0x
Thruster for Mars mission breaks records | University of Michigan News
ANN ARBOR—An advanced space engine in the running to propel humans to Mars has broken the records for operating current, power and thrust for a device of its kind, known as a Hall thruster. The deve
fancy  mars  engine  rocket  space  hall  wow 
october 2017 by xer0x
Half the universe’s missing matter has just been finally found | New Scientist
About half the normal matter in our universe had never been observed – until now. Two teams have finally seen it by combining millions of faint images into one
articles  astronomy  darkmatter  space  astrophysics  cosmology  baryons  darkMatterIsBogus  electron  feedly  galaxy  ifttt 
october 2017 by xer0x
These Scientists Sent a Rocket to Mars for Less Than It Cost to Make “The Martian”
On November 5, 2013, a rocket launched toward Mars. It was India’s first interplanetary mission, Mangalyaan, and a terrific gamble. Only 40 percent of missions sent to Mars by major space…
india  space  mars  martian 
march 2017 by xer0x
The Curious Link Between the Fly-By Anomaly and the “Impossible” EmDrive Thruster
The same theory that explains the puzzling fly-by anomalies could also explain how the controversial EmDrive produces thrust.
physics  space  technology  propulsion  emdrive  aerospace  astrophysics  engine  fringescience  future  innovation 
april 2016 by xer0x
Empire Universe 2
Space game! That can be played in your browser.
game  browse  space  winner  empireuniverse  vgap 
july 2009 by xer0x

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