April 17, 2021

NASA’s Hubble captures stunning photo that will make you feel insignificant

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By Mike Wehner From BGR We go about our lives here on planet Earth — doing our jobs, cashing paychecks, and raising families — and most of the time we don’t question just how important we are. The jury is still out on whether life has meaning or if it’s just a quirk of the […]

NASA reminds us that space is gorgeous with breathtaking new Hubble snapshot

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By Mike Wehner From BGR While you were sitting in your office this morning, sipping your half-milk soy latte, space was out there being awesome. It was there when you grabbed lunch at Chipotle, too, and again when you got stuck in traffic on your way home. Thankfully, the Hubble Space Telescope is out there, […]

NASA observes possible water geysers on Europ

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By Andrew Dalton From engadget The observation appears to confirm earlier sightings of water spewing from Jupiter’s moon. Hubble’s extended mission continues to pay off: NASA announced today that a team of astronomers using the space telescope have spotted what appear to be plumes of high-altitude water vapor spewing from the icy surface of Jupiter’s […]

Is there life on Jupiter’s moons?

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Is there life on Jupiter’s moons? Juice may hold the key By Dave Gilbert, CNN NASA has captured a stunning new image of the so-called “Pillars of Creation,” one of the space agency’s most iconic discoveries. The giant columns of cold gas, in a small region of the Eagle Nebula, were popularized by a similar […]

Distant galaxy has 3 supermassive black holes at its centre

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By Charles Q. Choi, Space.Com Contributor for Space.com From Mashable Scientists have just discovered a distant galaxy with not one but three supermassive black holes at its core. The new finding suggests that tight-knit groups of these giant black holes are far more common than previously thought, and it potentially reveals a new way to […]