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Chinese Land Rover On Dark Side Of Moon

The image above shows the culmination of the Chinese space agency’s Chang'e 4 mission to the dark side of the…

Peter Christoforou

Flat-Earthers: What Do They Believe?

The image above shows a view of Earth as most, if not all members of the Flat Earth Society believe…

Peter Christoforou

The Night Sky This Month: January 2019

The map above shows the areas of the Earth’s surface from which a total eclipse of the Moon by Earth’s…

Peter Christoforou

Voyager 2 Becomes Second Human-made Object to Leave Solar System

The artist’s impression above shows the approximate current positions of both Voyager spacecraft relative to the Sun and other surviving…

Peter Christoforou

Barnard’s Star Hosts a Frozen Super-Earth

The image above shows an artists’ impression of what the surface of the super-Earth orbiting Barnard’s Star might look like.…

Peter Christoforou

The Night Sky This Month: December 2018

From about the 13th of the month, comet hunters should be able to follow Comet 46P/Wirtanen without optical aid given…

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The Aurora Borealis Phenomenon Explained

The image above shows a spectacular display of the Aurora Borealis over Finland. Known as the Borealis Australis in the…

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Megawatt-Class Laser Beamed into Space Could Attract Alien Attention

The image above shows a focused laser beam shooing into space from Earth, which some researchers hope might attract the…

Peter Christoforou

Top Astronomical Discoveries Made by Radio Telescopes

Aside from sending out expeditions, space exploration is made possible with the use of certain instruments; more specifically – telescopes.…

Peter Christoforou

Is Pluto a Planet After All, And Should We Care?

The image above shows an oblique view of the Norgay and Hillary mountain ranges, and an extensive ice field on…

Peter Christoforou