This story from Friday the 13th last week.. www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article235053072.html A boulder came out of nowhere and landed on a Virginia highway overnight, leading to confusion when the timing followed widespread reports of a fireball streaking along the East Coast late Thursday. The American Meteor Society says it received nearly 40 reports from people who saw a “fireball” … Read moreA boulder hits a highway after reports of an asteroid in the sky in Virginia
As America quietly–and we mean quietly–marked the 50th anniversary of the moon landing this week, TIME magazine decided to use nostalgia for its cover story on the topic.. Back when the moon was the hot location to get to, when John Kennedy’s promise of landing a man on the moon during the 60s ended with Richard Nixon’s Administration celebrating it, and back when they were relevant as a weekly, they featured a ‘race to the moon!’ article a few months prior to the famed event..
According to a new research study, the Moon may be shrinking as it experiences lunar quakes, known as “moonquakes.” Researchers analyzed 28 moonquakes from 1969 to 1977 and came up with the startling observation that eight of the quakes came from “true tectonic activity — the movement of crustal plates,” as opposed to impacts from … Read moreThe Moon is shrinking
URINE IN SPACE!TRUMP WON’T DRINK!ANY RUSSIAN TAPES TO SAY OTHERWISE!? “Water is such a precious resource up here that we also are cleaning up our urine and making it drinkable – and it’s really not as bad as it sounds,” said Peggy Whiston. In a live interview with President Donald Trump, the record-breaking astronaut explained, … Read moreURINE IN SPACE! TRUMP WON’T DRINK! ANY RUSSIAN TAPES TO SAY OTHERWISE!?
Did you hear about TRAPPIST-1? A AMAZING SYSTEM WITH 7 EARTH-LIKE EXOPLANETS! That is amazing news.. exciting news. You may have to put away the political section or turn off the mainstream news to actually even hear about this monumental NASA announcement, but it’s there if you want to read it .. see it.. Astronomers … Read moreThe big news from NASA and what wasn't said
Two amateur astronomers in different parts of the world captured what looks like an asteroid or comet impacting Jupiter on March 17. The independent videos — captured by John Mckeon and Gerrit Kernbauer on March 17 — show something slamming into Jupiter on its right side. The Jovian impact — which was first reported by … Read moreSomething just hit Jupiter
One comet to swerve closer to Earth than any other comet in centuries: An emerald-green comet will brush the Earth Monday, followed one day later by a kissing cousin that will swerve closer to the planet than any other comet in nearly 250 years. » THIS IS ONE ‘FOR THE RECORD BOOKS,’ experts say.. An emerald-green comet … Read moreCOMET TIME: SKYFALL
Unless you live under a rock or on the planet Mars, you’ve heard about this rumor flying around the net: There is a dome on the red planet. Perhaps not just any dome.. but .. a dome showing off a religious institution of yesteryear among Martians. Perhaps even of today! Perhaps it’s still in use!? … Read moreTHE DOME ON THE RED ROCK
Who is afraid of a potentially life ending asteroid on Halloween!? Not us earthlings! Costumes will still be donned.. makeup still applied. Scantily clad outfits at Saturday night Halloween parties still being stuck on.. Even though this was just discovered: An enormous asteroid will whiz past earth.. CREDIT: The IFL SCIENCE website: 2009 FD will … Read moreHALLOWEEN 15: I AIN'T AFRAID OF NO ASTEROIDS
This week, the buzz was clear.. there is a potential “megastructure” somewhere out there.. it is a structure, or thing in space, that blocks a lot of sunlight.. It may be a Dyson Sphere.. it may be well.. dust.. It could be something very exciting, or something exciting but just not contained within it life. … Read moreDyson Spheres but not an advanced species to see it