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Space related news about the universe and all things in it.

Alien Planet Collision Space Art Canvas Print / Canvas Art from The Astronomy Gift Shop on Fine Art America. This space image is also available as photo prints and cards. Image by NASA - see product page for full image credit. Roca Lunar, Paul Dirac, Super Earth, Spitzer Space Telescope, Nasa Space, Photo Timeline, Alien Planet, Planet Earth, Red Planet

Scientists Think They've Found Evidence Of Theia | The Mary Sue

Billions of years ago, a Mars-sized planet collided with Earth, and the fragments from the crash coalesced to form the Moon.

NASA Discovers Hidden Portals In Earth’s Magnetic Field (wormhole) Cosmos, Albert Jacquard, Earth's Magnetic Field, Space Facts, Oldschool, Amazing Spaces, To Infinity And Beyond, Deep Space, Blue Space

NASA Discovers Hidden Portals In Earth's Magnetic Field

Our planet has come a long way in scientific breakthroughs and discoveries. Mainstream science is beginning to discover new concepts of reality that have the potential to change our perception about our planet and the extraterrestrial environment tha

An image released by the European Southern Obersvatory (ESO) and combining data from Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter array (ALMA) and NASAs Spitzer Space Telescope on July 10 shows the dark cloud SDC Cosmos, Milky Way Photos, Spitzer Space Telescope, Giant Star, Whirlpool Galaxy, Star Formation, Andromeda Galaxy, Space Photos, Science Photos

LOOK: Astronomers Spy 'Monster' Star Forming

Astronomers witnessed a spectacular sight recently when they spotted an embryonic "monster" star in the Milky Way. Though the star is still forming, it's...

What’s a white hole? A white hole is the reverse version of a black hole. In fact, if a black hole can only suck things in, a white hole can only spit things out. The simplest type of black hole is. Sistema Solar, Stephen Hawking, Universe Today, Andromeda Galaxy, Big Bang, Carl Sagan, Our Solar System, Astrophysics, To Infinity And Beyond

Black Hole Bonanza Discovered In Neighboring Galaxy

Astronomers have discovered 26 new likely black holes in the neighboring Andromeda galaxy — the largest haul of black hole candidates ever found in a gal...

Before we set our sights on the chalky red horizons of Mars, there was Venus. Named after the goddess of love and beauty, Venus is by no means a meek and pleasant planet. Venus Images, Cosmos, Universe Today, Planetary Science, Cloud City, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Our Solar System, Space Exploration

You'll Never Guess What Snow On Venus Is Made Of

Bothered by the pelting rain this hurricane season? Be thankful you don't live on Venus, where it seems to snow heavy metal! Scientists have never ...

A billion-pixel view from the surface of Mars, from NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity, offers armchair explorers a way to examine one part of the Red Planet in great detail. The first NASA-produced vi Mars Rover Photos, Mars Photos, Mars Planet, Red Planet, Sistema Solar, Sonda Curiosity, Nasa Curiosity Rover, Les Experts, Pixel Image

Oxygen On Mars May Have Abundantly Existed Long Ago || Mars may have been the kind of place to raise kids after all -- about four billion years ago. || 6-28-13

Life Before Earth? Moore's Law Research Suggests Living Things Predate Our Planet Our Planet, Computer Science, Biology, Planets, Law, Composition, Tech, Earth, Space

Is Life Older Than Earth Itself?

By: Jillian Scharr, TechNewsDaily Staff Writer Published: 04/16/2013 06:08 PM EDT on TechNewsDaily Applying a maxim from computer science to ...

Dying stars may hold the clues to extraterrestrial life, and scientists predict that if such life exists, we may be able to detect it within the next decade. The new research comes from a theoretical study of Earth-like planets orbiting white dwarf stars. Space Tourism, Space Travel, Study Of Earth, Death Of A Star, Planetary Nebula, Red Giant, Dwarf Planet, Star System, Hubble Space Telescope

Alien Life Could be Detectable on Planets Around Dying Stars

Scientists have shown that extraterrestrial life on alien planets orbiting white dwarfs stars could be detectable, under certain circumstances, by the upcoming James Webb Telescope.

An artist’s impression shows the area around a supermassive black hole at the heart of the galaxy NGC 3783 in the southern constellation of Centaurus. Could a wormhole connect one black hole to another elsewhere in. Stephen Hawking, Cosmos, Stargate, Light Year, Space Time, To Infinity And Beyond, Dark Matter, Deep Space, Space Exploration

Ginormous Black Hole Has Dusty Surprise

The most detailed observations to date of the material surrounding a gigantic black hole have surprised scientists, who say what they see conflicts with ...

An strange rock, seen here on the left image, mysteriously appeared in front of Opportunity rover in the beginning of the month. The rover, which landed on Mars in hasn't moved in over a month as it waits for better weather on the red planet The Martian, Sonda Curiosity, Mars Pictures, Space Story, Discovery News, Rover Discovery, Better Weather, Mars, Astronomy

Mysterious rock appears in front of Mars rover Opportunity

A photo taken on Sol 3540 (January 8th) shows a rock that wasn't visible in previous photos taken on Sol 3536. One theory is that it got stuck in a wheel and fell into its current position.

The Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia was the first to step up and award 36 hours to a team eavesdropping for transmitting extraterrestrial intelligence in multi-planetary star systems as identified by NASA's Kepler Space Telescope. Green Bank Telescope, Space Telescope, My Solar System, Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence, Discovery News, Star System, Space Place, Life Form, West Virginia

Hunt Intensifies for Aliens on Kepler's Planets

SETI Project listened for alien interplanetary radio signals, based on Kepler space telescope data.

The Lyrid meteor shower arrives peaks this weekend. It's the first big shower since January and here's how you can see it. Cosmos, Leonid Meteor Shower, Perseid Meteor Shower, Cloudy Nights, Light Pollution, Hubble Space Telescope, The Weather Channel, Weather Forecast, Stargazing

How To See First-Of-Its-Kind Meteor Shower On Friday

Skywatchers may be in for an unexpected delight this week. On May 23 and 24, the Earth will pass through a stream of debris left behind by a comet...

Right now, NASA is unveiling new planetary results from its Kepler mission. NASA’s planet-hunting telescope has discovered two planets. Sistema Solar, Super Terra, Ufo, Cosmos, Another Earth, Super Earth, Alien Planet, Alien Worlds, Big Bang

Alien Life May Have Arisen WAY Earlier Than We Thought

Earthlings may be extreme latecomers to a universe full of life, with alien microbes possibly teeming on exoplanets beginning just 15 million years after...

AstronomerLight from the galaxy, designated by scientists as took about billion years to reach the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope and the Keck Observatory in Hawaii, both of which detected the galaxy in infrared light.s discover most distant galaxy yet Cosmos, Hubble Space Telescope, Light Year, To Infinity And Beyond, Deep Space, Science And Nature, Science Fair, Milky Way, Outer Space

Newly detected galaxy is the most distant ever

Newly identified galaxy forms around 330 stars per year, a hundred times faster than the Milky Way.