TIME The Lyrid Meteor Shower Is Coming This Weekend. Here’s How to See One of The Best Meteor Showers of the YearTIMEThe annual Lyrid meteor shower will dazzle the skies this weekend, hitting its peak on Saturday around dawn. Here’s what you need to know about the can’t miss... Read more
Science Examiner New detailed Jupiter images sent by JunoScience ExaminerNASA’s Juno has kept documenting the things that it comes across in the outer space and has sent back the images to the space agency. We have already heard and seen with Juno, the auroras on the Jupiter and the... Read more
Gizmodo Instead of Nuking an Asteroid Headed Toward Earth, We Could Just Splash It With PaintGizmodoRecent headlines have contained lots of asteroid-nuking talk. There’s a team of Russian scientists zapping mini asteroids in their lab, and supposedly NASA is thinking about a plan that would hypothetically involve nuking Bennu... Read more
PerfScience NASA’s Hammer Spacecraft aiming to divert asteroid from hitting our planetPerfScienceNASA scientists are working on a plan to divert or blow up an asteroid in case it was on course to collide with our planet. There is very low chance of any major asteroid hitting our planet in... Read more
Patch.com NASA Tells Kelly Twins They Are As Identical As AlwaysPatch.comAfter a report that Scott Kelly’s DNA had changed in space, meaning that he and his brother, Mark, are no longer identical, NASA clarifies. By Colin Miner, Patch Staff | Mar 17, 2018 12:07 am ET | Updated Mar... Read more
Phys.Org Dawn reveals recent changes in Ceres’ surfacePhys.OrgThis view from NASA’s Dawn mission shows where ice has been detected in the northern wall of Ceres’ Juling Crater, which is in almost permanent shadow. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA/ASI/INAF. Observations of Ceres have detected recent …NASA Dawn Reveals Recent Changes in Ceres’ SurfaceSpace... Read more
Washington Post This feathery dinosaur probably flew, but not like any bird you knowWashington PostIn 1861, German paleontologist Christian Erich Hermann von Meyer wrote a short paper about a fossil so unusual he first thought it was a fake. What appeared to be a bird feather was pressed into... Read more
USA TODAY Elon Musk: SpaceX Mars spaceships ready by next yearUSA TODAYElon Musk’s tunnel project has is moving forward. The Boring Company intends to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC. Buzz60. Mars spaceships will be ready for short flights by the first half of next... Read more
Daily Beast Jupiter: The Large Adult Son of the Solar SystemDaily BeastEverything about Jupiter is large. The planet’s diameter is 11 times Earth’s size, and it is more massive than all other planets, dwarf planets, asteroids, comets, and moons put together. Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is a storm bigger... Read more
EarthSky Scientists discover supercolony of 1.5 million penguinsEarthSkyThe Adélie penguins on the Danger Islands had gone undetected because the islands are so remote and the water surrounding them so treacherous. Image via Rachael Herman, Stony Brook University/ Louisiana State University. Scientists recently discovered …This week in scienceTexas A&M The... Read more