NASA spacecraft hits an asteroid in an attempt to change the trajectory of the celestial body

NASA spacecraft hits an asteroid in an attempt to change the trajectory of the celestial body

The objective of the DART mission was to test a technology that could be used in the future to defend the planet against possible risks. A NASA spacecraft purposely collided on Monday night (26) with...

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NASA spacecraft hits an asteroid in an attempt to change the trajectory of the celestial body

NASA spacecraft hits an asteroid in an attempt to change the trajectory of the celestial body

The objective of the DART mission was to test a technology that could be used in the future to defend the planet against possible risks. A NASA spacecraft purposely collided on Monday night (26) with an asteroid called Dimorphos. The Double Asteroid...

Astronomy

Jupiter will be at its closest point to Earth in 59 years next Monday!

Jupiter will be at its closest point to Earth in 59 years next Monday!

"Bigger and brighter." The phenomenon happens when an astronomical object appears in the East while the Sun sets in the West, placing the object and the Sun on opposite sides of the Earth. Three or ...

Moon

What do we know about the “hidden” side of the Moon?

What do we know about the “hidden” side of the Moon?

When we look at the Moon in the night sky, we always see the same side. If we have binoculars or a telescope, we will see the same craters every night, many of them easily recognizable. So we don't know much about the opposite side, also called "di...

Our Solar system

The mysterious dunes on the moon of Jupiter have been unveiled, lo

The mysterious dunes on the moon of Jupiter have been unveiled, lo

In a new paper published in the journal Nature Communications, Io, the moon of Jupiter, and its mysterious and evident serpentine crests were analyzed. Find out more here! These ridges are of immen...