Neptune

September 3, 2018

Planet Nine might be invisible for at least 1,000 years

Scientists have long believed that our solar system might have a ninth planet orbiting well beyond Neptune and Pluto. Scientists hypothesize that the mysterious planet would […]
May 21, 2018

Weird Space Rock Provides More Evidence for Mysterious ‘Planet Nine’

The solar system just got a bit stranger. As astronomers continue their ongoing quest to find the elusive Planet Nine, a team found a space rock that […]
April 3, 2018

Farthest star ever seen captured by astronomers

Star was imaged using the Hubble telescope in 2016, when it got a lucky boost from nature Scientists have captured an image of the most distant […]
May 25, 2017

TRAPPIST-1h Orbit Suggests It Is Too Cold for Life

Scientists have confirmed that all seven planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system circle their star in a sort of gravitational lockstep with one another. The orbits of […]
August 17, 2016

Life in the Universe – Fact or Fiction?

Extraterrestrial life has been theorized to exist for centuries. From planets and moons within our own solar system, to planets orbiting in other star systems spread […]
February 15, 2016

Pluto: what are Nasa’s five big discoveries so far?

1. A dwarf planet with remarkable secrets Pluto is too far away from Earth to be seen with the naked eye. If you stood on Pluto’s […]
November 1, 2015

So – You’re Still Interested in Astronomy?

Hello again. Last time we looked at the amazing satellites surrounding Pluto. This time around we’ll take a look at the moons of the rest of […]
September 3, 2015

So – You’re Still Interested in Astronomy? Pluto

Hello again. Last time we looked at the amazing satellites surrounding Neptune. This time around we’ll take a look at the moons of some of the […]
July 23, 2015

The Planet of Burning Ice

Gliese 436 b, or the Planet of Burning Ice, is one of the most exotic contradictions within the realm of human knowledge, for it is known […]