Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Today, there is a potentially hazardous rocky visitor that will come extremely close to Earth! Though, countless asteroids keep zooming past the Earth at astonishing speed, most of them burn up in the atmosphere itself. However, some reach the...
The sun has woken up grumpy this week, developing unusually unstable magnetic fields at some sunspots that may result in rare and violent X-class solar flares being fired at the Earth.X-class flares are the most powerful type of solar...
Scientists have identified more than 30,000 near-Earth objects (NEOs) to date. So what are the largest "potentially hazardous" NEOs predicted to have a close encounter with Earth in 2023?The term "near-Earth object" is used to refer to any cosmic...
All other planets in our solar system are currently visible in the night sky Venus, Mercury, Saturn, Jupiter and Mars can be seen with the naked eye They line up from the south west to the east from...
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 Over the decades, magnetic north moved enough that  manual compasses have to be recalibrated, paper maps may be outdated, and airport runways have to...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)...

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