Wednesday, December 7, 2022
After a few months of relatively low solar activity, the Sun might be about to spit out more solar flares. Images of the Sun taken on December 4 show that it has five large sunspots and two long filaments of magnetism...
The world is shifting — literally. The earth's magnetic field shifted magnetic north. It's always moving. Over the decades, magnetic north moved enough that  manual compasses have to be recalibrated, paper maps may be outdated, and airport runways have to...
Potential threat to the Earth It is called 2022 AP7 and is a dangerous asteroid destined to collide with our planet.Recently discovered The hitherto unknown object, named 2022 AP7, could pose one of the biggest threats.Registered with the number 2022 AP7...
A gargantuan asteroid measuring between 1,000 and 2,430 feet in diameter, is due to fly past Earth on November 1.The asteroid, named 2022 RM4, is traveling at speeds of roughly 52,500 miles per hour, and is expected to sail past the...
Woolly mammoths have been extinct for thousands of years, but now the CIA is investing in a biotech firm that wants to bring them back. (Image credit: Dotted hippo via Getty Images)The CIA is funding research into...
Earth was buffeted by a huge solar storm late on September 26 through to this morning, and the cause is unclear.At around 10 p.m. UTC (6 p.m. ET) on September 26, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA)...
Three asteroids are headed for Earth on Monday, the first day of Rosh Hashanah, in what will be the first asteroid flybys of the Jewish New Year, according to NASA's asteroid tracker. Which asteroid is coming towards Earth? The three asteroids that...
As NASA's asteroid-deflecting DART mission approaches its target, simulators show what could happen to Earth in the event of an impact—and demonstrate the importance of research into planetary defense protocols.On Monday, the DART (Double Asteroid Redirection Test) spacecraft is expected to deliberately...
So-called cracks in the Earth's magnetic field have led to spectacular aurora light shows being seen in the skies, despite there not having been a solar storm to generate them.According to spaceweather.com, this is called the Russell-McPherron effect, with cracks in the magnetic...
HIGHLIGHTSNASA has warned us about the enormous asteroid which is coming towards the Earth. Asteroid will make closest approach to earth by nearly missing at a distance of 3.7 million km. NASA also has a NEO Observations Program...

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