Does Planet 9 Exist?

Astronomers at Caltech announced earlier in 2016, that they have solid theoretical evidence that there is a giant, ninth major planet in our outer...

Meteor Showers… Maybe?

  On the night of January 2, 2017 and the early hours of January 3, there will be a possible meteor shower. The Quadrantids, the...

RINGING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH A COMET

As the ball drops in Time Square and amidst the illumination from the burst of New Years fireworks, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory said that...

Ursids Coming Soon 12/21/2016

Right now is the time to watch out for Ursid meteors, which occurs each year around the Winter Solstice. The peak will probably happen...

ASTEROID FLYBY

Nov 27, 2016   ASTEROID FLY BY #NEO On November 1, 2016, near-Earth asteroid, 2016 VA, was discovered by astronomers of the Mount Lemmon Sky Survey and later...

Leonids 2016 Coming Soon

Leonids 2016 Coming Soon  It’s November, and that means it’s time to look out for Leonid Meteors. The best viewing will more than likely be...

North Taurids Meteor Shower 2016

  North Taurid Meteor Shower 2016  Late in the evening on Friday, November 11, 2016 until the early morning hours on November 12 – the North...

Destination: A Small Red World Beyond Pluto

Destination: A Small Red World Beyond Pluto By Judith E Braffman-Miller In the distant perpetual twilight of the deep-freeze of our Solar System, a multitude of...

MYSTERIOUS PLANET 9

MYSTERIOUS PLANET 9 During the week of October 16-21, 2016, a meeting of the Division for Planetary sciences and the European Planetary Science Congress took...

Did Hubble Image Ice Plumes?

Did Hubble Image Ice Plumes?  Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's...