We know quite a bit about our own home, the Earth, as well as the universe around us, but what do we know about our surrounding planets? Let’s look at each of our celestial neighbors in a bit of detail. But first, the basics....
Will the Sun Ever Burn Out? Well, the sad and existential truth is that everything eventually dies — and one day, so will our very own star, our beloved sun. The sun is a very average star in the Milky Way and only 4.6...
If you look up during a clear night, you will see thousands of twinkling lights — only some of those twinkling lights are not stars but artificial satellites. So how many satellites are in space and why? Let’s find out. There...
Most of us are well aware of the Apollo 11 spacecraft for its famous ‘Lunar Landing’ – but how much do you know about the historical journey of space missions? While Neil Armstrong will forever be remembered as the first man on the moon,...
Hitching a ride to space might be your dream coming true in the near future since we’re going to shed some light on the question: are Virgin Galactic selling suborbital holidays? With the space travel scene being dominated by big players like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos,...
Elon Musk vs Richard Branson in space travel – who would’ve thought that we’d end up here? Neil Armstrong’s moon landing inspired many to want to venture into space. However, not everyone is as resourceful and privileged as billionaires Elon Musk and Richard Branson. The...
Considering that NASA’s budget for 2020 was $22.6 billion, which was a 5% increase from 2019’s budget, will NASA have the budget to visit Mars as they’ve planned to do? Let’s find out. The $22.6 billion mentioned earlier might sound like a lot of...