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Scientists Detect Powerful Radio Burst From Another Galaxy

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Fast radio bursts (FRB) have been puzzling scientists since they were first discovered in 2007, but answers may soon be on the way thanks to astronomers discovering the origin of a new and particularly strong FRB. The burst – designated  FRB 180924 – is incredibly powerful, putting off as much energy in its 1.3 millisecond Continue Reading

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NASA Unlocks The Rocks

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The moon is suddenly a hot topic of conversation again as the fiftieth anniversary of the pivotal Apollo 11 mission came and went. Between 1969 and 1972, twelve moonwalkers brought a total of 382 kilograms worth of lunar samples back home with them.  These samples have been kept vaulted and in pristine condition, but now Continue Reading

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Golden Asteroid Could Destroy The (Financial) World

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Mining corporation owners are all salivating over the potential of space as a new landscape ripe to be tilled. One of the biggest asteroids in the solar system, 16 Psyche, is thought to be composed of so much gold, iron, and nickel that every person living on planet earth could become a billionaire.

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The Worst Holiday Destinations in Space

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Imagine that you stumble upon this website a thousand years from now. Assuming humanity hasn’t blown the Earth to smithereens by then, you’d likely have very advanced technology at your disposal. Hopefully, you’d even be able to travel through space far and wide. Think Star Wars, but with less angst and more tourism.

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