Hubble’s Greatest Hits

Star V838 Monocerotis

National Geographic did a stunning coverage on Hubble Space Telescope, that its pictures have dazzled us for 25 years and change our view to the Cosmos.

By |March 22, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

The best videos from yesterday’s Solar Eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse

Take a look at some of the videos of the yesterday’s Solar Eclipse, for those who did had the chance to see…

By |March 21, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

The Milky contains billions of Habitable Planets

Multiple Planets in the Habitable Zone

A new study claims that the Milky Way is home to billions of planets positioned at the ‘habitable zone.’

By |March 20, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , , |

Watch the Solar Eclipse Live

Solar Eclipse Live

Watch the Solar Eclipse Live from UK. More than 98 per cent of the sun set to be covered, a once-in-a-generation event for Britain.

By |March 20, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: |

This how Earth look like during a Total Solar Eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse over Greece from space

This how Earth look like during a Total Solar Eclipse, from space. The totality occurring over Greece and part of Turkey.

By |March 19, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

The Equinox Total Solar Eclipse on March 20th

Total Solar Eclipse

The solar ‘equinox eclipse‘ on March 20th will be visible from Europe with totality occurring over a part of the North Atlantic, passing over Faroe and Svalbard Islands.

By |March 18, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Underground ocean larger than Earth’s on Ganymede moon

Ganymede moon and Jupiter

500 million miles from the Sun lies Ganymede moon, slightly larger than the planet Mercury, orbiting Jupiter and may contain more water than all of Earth’s oceans.

By |March 16, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , , |

Biggest solar flare of the year

X2.2-class solar flare

A strong Earth-directed X-flare, the biggest of the year, erupted from a large active region on the sun, causes radio blackouts on Earth

By |March 13, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Meet our new neighbours orbiting the Milky Way

our new neighbours orbiting the Milky Way

Meet our new neighbours: Astronomers discovered at least nine ultra-faint satellites in the vicinity of the Magellanic Clouds. New dwarf galaxies orbiting around the Milky Way.

By |March 12, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |

Mars Lost an Ocean’s worth of Water

Mars had Ocean’s worth of Water

New isotopic measurements by researchers at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, reveal that an ocean once covered approximately twenty percent of the Martian surface.   Watch the video…

By |March 6, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , |