Space

NASA To Launch Next Generation Space Telescope

Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will be launched on 16th April on SpaceX Falcon 9.  It will discover exoplanets ranging from gas giants to size of Earth.  During the 2 year mission, the satellite will monitor 200,000 stars less than 300 light...

25 Gripping Facts About the Universe

The universe we know today is a result of centuries of studies and observations conducted by astronomers all over the world. Although the earliest model of the universe was established by the ancient Indian and Greek philosophers, more accurate...

11 Most Mysterious Signals From Outer Space

The search for extraterrestrial intelligence was only made possible after the discovery of radio waves. Though the radio waves was mathematically predicted initially by Scottish physicist James Clerk Maxwell in 1867, while observing the wavelike...

Different Types of Galaxies In The Universe

What is a galaxy exactly? In simple words, a galaxy is a system of stars, stellar remnants and other celestial objects, bound together by gravitational force. Galaxies can differ in shapes and size and each of them orbit around their own center of...