Last week, Russian researcher Andrei Zlobin announced that stony fragments collected from a riverbed in 1988 are “probably Tunguska meteorites,” and are likely the remains of whatever cosmic object — thought to be either a comet ...―
The 1908 explosion over the Tunguska region in Siberia has always been an enigma. While the leading theories of what caused the mid-air explosion are that an asteroid or comet shattered in an airburst event, no reliable trace of such a body has ...―
Canadian astronaut and Expedition 35 commander Chris Hadfield just shared this photo on Twitter, showing a portion of one of the solar array wings on the ISS… with a small but very visible hole made by a passing meteoroid in one of the ...―
Cio' che sto per mostrarvi é solo un'anteprima,nell'attesa poter esprimere un'opinione piu' ampia del prodotto in questione.Tale prodotto ha rappresentato una delle mie "utopie cosmetiche" per non so quanto tempo.Ogni volta che andavo in...―
Mac Msf Lightscapade was my first Mac purchase ever. I can still remember the emotion: Mac in Italy was almost unknown and I was so excited in getting into the “pro world”! Lightscapade‘s first appearance was in Danse collection ...―
“The total number of stars in the Universe is larger than all the grains of sand on all the beaches of the planet Earth,” Carl Sagan famously said in his iconic TV series Cosmos. But when two of those grains are made of a...―
A rock that crashed through a house in Connecticut last weekend has been confirmed to be a meteorite. Homeowner Larry Beck called police in Wolcott, CT at 10:30 a.m. on April 20, 2013 and said a baseball-sized rock crashed through his home the ...―
Today we residents of planet Earth meet up with a meteor stream with a strange and bizarre past. (...)Read the rest of The Curious History of the Lyrid Meteor Shower (1,008 words) © David Dickinson for Universe Today, 2013. | Permalink | No...―
I’m often asked by students in my community education astronomy classes whether any new elements have been found in outer space unknown on Earth. The answer to the question is no – nature uses the same 98 natural elements to fashion...―
Last night a bright meteor was spotted up and down the northern mid-Atlantic United States from Maryland to Manhattan to Massachusetts. Streaking across the sky just before 8 p.m. EDT, the fireball was witnessed by thousands — the American...―
The recent meteor explosion over Chelyabinsk brought to the forefront a topic that has worried astronomers for years, namely that an impactor from space could cause widespread human fatalities. Indeed, the thousand+ injured recently in Russia was ...―
I love having raw quick things in the fridge for snacks. Want something sweet? It’s ...
The time is upon us to be tan and fit. I love this time of year. The best way to get ...
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...