Telescope


On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

Awash in a sea of long-lived stellar Red dwarfs, our own sun seems to be somewhat of a local anomaly. Until recently, detecting...

Jan 18 2014, 4:36am CST

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

Wearables and 4K TVs weren’t the only shiny and new objects introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. One Laptop P...

Jan 10 2014, 5:51pm CST

Audi's CES Keynote Blessedly Short But Long On Vorsprung durch Technik

Audi's CES Keynote Blessedly Short But Long On Vorsprung durch Technik

Keynotes at the giant Consumer Electronics Show blanketing Las Vegas this week tend to drag on in self-glorifying clockwork fas...

Jan 7 2014, 8:06am CST

Planet Covered With Clouds Detected in Outer Space

ExoPlanet Covered With Clouds Detected in Outer Space

The Hubble Telescope has detected what could be the greatest discovery of present times. A planet covered with clouds has been...

Jan 1 2014, 9:55am CST

Eleven Great Space Moments Of 2013

Eleven Great Space Moments Of 2013

It was nearly 50 years ago that Star Trek first dubbed space as “the final frontier.” Today, it’s still a frontier, but it’s a...

Dec 26 2013, 12:51pm CST

Astronomers Still Puzzle Over 'Low Surface Brightness' Galaxies

Astronomers Still Puzzle Over 'Low Surface Brightness' Galaxies

Our own Milky Way and Andromeda, its nearest spiral neighbor, are stunningly beautiful examples of High Surface Brightness (HSB...

Dec 22 2013, 9:51pm CST

Black Hole Phenomenon Spurns Laws of Astrophysics

Black Hole Phenomenon Described

The phenomenon of a black hole in outer space is something which spurns all the laws of astrophysics. In fact, it goes against...

Nov 28 2013, 2:40am CST

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Nov 21 2013, 12:09am CST

Comet ISON Going on Peak This November

Comet ISON Going on Peak This November

It is a phenomenon of the night sky that will be viewable from earth pretty soon. Comet ISON is coming closest to the sun on No...

Nov 5 2013, 2:46am CST

New Most Distant Galaxy of Universe is Discovered

New Most Distant Galaxy of the Universe is Discovered

A new galaxy is discovered by astronomers which is the most distant galaxy yet. Named z8_GND_5296, this new galaxy is 30 billio...

Oct 24 2013, 7:27am CDT

Massive Supermoon will Rise in the Sky this Sunday

Massive Supermoon will Rise in the Sky this Sunday

There are times when the moon is at its closest to the earth. This Sunday will be such a day. A massive supermoon will rise in...

Jun 22 2013, 3:12am CDT

Kepler is Dead in Space

Kepler is Dead in Space

The Kepler telescope with the mission to find other inhabitable planets has technical problems that make it unusable....

May 16 2013, 7:03am CDT

Kepler-62f and Kepler62e Discovered! The Most Earth-Like Alien Planet

Kepler-62f and Kepler-62e Discovered the Most Earth-Like Alien Planet

The discovery of Kepler-62f and Kepler-62e is the greatest land mark NASA has ever achieved in space; this will open ways for s...

Apr 19 2013, 5:02am CDT

Astronomers Discover Red Dwarf Stars are Much More Common than Thought

Astronomers Discover Red Dwarf Stars are Much More Common than Thought

Universe is 20x larger than we thought...

Dec 2 2010, 12:44pm CST