For the first time astronomers detected light from behind a Black hole

Black hole

Source: Phys.org  Watching X-rays flung out into the universe by the supermassive black hole at the center of a galaxy 800 million light-years away, Stanford University astrophysicist Dan Wilkins noticed an intriguing pattern. He observed a series of bright flares of X-rays—exciting, but not unprecedented—and then, the telescopes recorded something unexpected: additional flashes of X-rays … Read more

Here’s how the core of Mars look like

core of mars and other planets

Topic: Here’s how the core of Mars look like The inner structure of Mars has finally been revealed thanks to Earthquake data collected by NASA’s robotics rover, InSight, since 2019. As quoted from the BBC, Sunday (25/7/2021) the average thickness of the crust of the Planet Mars is between 24 to 72 kilometers, which means … Read more

SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble

Topic: SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble Earth’s atmosphere often muffles the view from ground-based telescopes when observing space. Now, a research collaboration between NASA, the Canadian Space Agency and various universities has produced a new kind of telescope called the Superpressure Balloon-Borne Imaging Telescope (SuperBIT). SuperBIT has a 0.5 meter diameter mirror … Read more

NASA announced a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch Clipper Mission (Mission Europa)

Source: Space.com NASA’s highly anticipated mission to Jupiter’s ocean moon Europa now has a rocket ride. The $4.25 billion Europa Clipper spacecraft will launch atop a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, NASA officials announced Friday (July 23). The total value of the contract is about $178 million, they added. If all goes according to plan, Clipper … Read more

Asteroid Alert! a Stadium sized asteroid is moving towards Earth (Passing Date- 24 July)

asteroid moving towards earth

Topic: Asteroid Alert! a Stadium sized asteroid is moving towards Earth (Passing Date- 24 July) Report Coming out From NASA that a huge asteroid named ‘2008Go20’ is heading towards earth and will pass earth on 24 July. This ‘2008Go20’ named asteroid, which is nearing earth, has been classified as the Apollo asteroid. (Apollo Asteroids : … Read more