Astronomy

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Enormous Blast from supermassive Black Hole in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Blast from supermassive Black Hole

A giant jet spanning continuously from supermassive black hole, for over 300,000 light years, is seen blasting out of the galaxy Pictor A.

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By |Feb 5, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Moon was created by a collision between Earth and a forming planet

Moon was created by a collision between Earth and aplanet Theia

A head-on violent collision between the early Earth and a “planetary embryo” called Theia, formed the Moon approximately 100 million years after the Earth formed.

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By |Feb 3, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

The last Star in the Universe

last Star in the Universe

The last star in the universe will be a red dwarf. Red dwarfs in general might be great places to look for aliens…

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By |Feb 2, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Understanding the Magnetic Sun

Magnetic Sun

Far from the still, whitish-yellow disk it appears to be from the ground, the surface of the sun writhes and dances, towering loops and swirling cyclones that reach into the solar upper atmosphere.

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By |Feb 2, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

The Man in the Moon

The Man in the Moon

The textured surface of full Moon is home to numerous identifications of iconic objects, like this facial outline commonly identified as the Man in the MoonImage credit Dani Caxete

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By |Feb 1, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Most Detailed Map to date of Our Place in the Universe

Most Detailed Map to date of Our Place in the Universe

In the video you can see the most detailed map of our universe. It spans more than 500 million light-years and contains more than 100,000 galaxies

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By |Jan 31, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Take a flight over mysterious planet Ceres

mysterious planet Ceres

Take a flight over the ‘alien spots’ of dwarf planet Ceres, in this video made with images from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft…

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By |Jan 30, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: |

We cannot see the Aliens because they are Extinct

CSIRO Parkers radio telescope is in the search for alien civilizations

A new theory suggests that life on other planets would likely be brief and become extinct very quickly.

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By |Jan 28, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

Zoom into the brightest Milky Way stars

Zoom into the brightest Milky Way stars

This stunning short sequence zooms in on the open young cluster of stars, Trumpler 14, one of the largest gatherings of hot, massive and bright stars in the Milky Way

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By |Jan 26, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Aurora over the Pacific Northwest

Aurora over the Pacific Northwest

The dancing lights of the aurora providing spectacular views, created by incoming energy and particles from the sun, captured by astronauts on the Space Station.

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By |Jan 21, 2016|Categories: Astronomy, Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |