Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Signs in the Sun Moon & Stars

Signs in the Sun Moon & Stars

Astronomers used a perhaps unlikely tool to understand what they saw in their historic first image of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole: a library of computer simulations that mimic the black hole with millions of variations.Taking an image...
A huge asteroid is set to fly past the Earth later this month, the largest to make a close approach this year, according to NASA.The large space rock, dubbed 7335 (1989 JA), is estimated to measure around 5,900 feet across,...
The first total lunar eclipse of 2022 is about to dye the moon red on Sunday night. This weekend’s full “Flower Moon” will be bathed in a rusty bronze light as Earth’s shadow sweeps across it, creating a spectacle...
By Brandon SpecktorThe U.S. government's now-defunct Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program (AATIP) spent millions of taxpayer dollars to research bizarre, experimental technologies such as invisibility cloaks, antigravity devices, traversable wormholes, and a proposal to tunnel through the moon with nuclear explosives, according to...
IN MAY 1110, the Moon inexplicably disappeared from the night sky.Almost 900 years later, it was confirmed that gas from volcanoes had clouded the sky, and the Moon had not actually left Earth’s side.But what if it had? What if the...
NASA has revealed that it conducted a simulated asteroid exercise last month.The US space agency on Thursday said that it designed a simulation to assess the impact of an asteroid smashing into Earth, per a new report.Nasa conducted the simulation...
Over the last few weeks, Earth has had quite a few asteroids that have passed by quite closely. Among them was asteroid 1994 PC 1, which flew past Earth on January 18 and managed to create a lot of...
The sun has been pretty busy the past few weeks. On Tuesday, our star fired off two enormous explosions from its farside in what has already been a heavy month of solar activity.A magnificent coronal mass ejection (CME) was recorded by...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygSZctyRimkScientists have predicted that the moon could cause us some serious problems in (or around) the year 2030! This has inspired so many headlines claiming that the apocalypse is coming.
In June 2020, scientists observed a single lightning flash that was 17.1 seconds, becoming the longest-lasting lightning flash ever recorded. According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the unusually long strike took place over Uruguay and northern Argentina. This incident was...

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