At the far reaches of our solar system lies the ice giant Neptune. Neptune has 13 known moons, the largest of which is Triton. Not only is Triton Neptune’s largest moon, it’s the 7th largest moon and the 16th largest known object within our solar system!
What are we really looking at when we gaze up at the starry night sky? And how old is the universe? Do we know? Let's take a look at the science and the different ideas that have been pitched about this popular debate.
Many will have heard the expression that in space, no one can hear you scream. Today we're going to get to the truth behind this, but to do this, we need to take a closer look at the science behind it all.
On the moon's northern hemisphere is a place known as Hadley Rille. And it's here where there's a sculpture of an astronaut and a plaque with the names of 14 astronauts and cosmonauts who died in the advancement of space exploration.
Without the sun, we would not be here. Our piece of rock called Earth, which is floating in the expanse of space, would not be habitable by life. Check out this infographic showing some facts you probably didn't know about the sun.
Have you ever looked up and wondered what that shimmering ball of light in the sky actually is, or how it looks? The telescope has been around for centuries. But how much do you actually know about it? Here we look at 24 facts about the gateway to the stars!
We've literally searched the universe for the most amazing space facts, including facts about the planets in our solar system, moons, the Milky Way, and beyond! We're pretty sure #100 will make you smile!
There's so much mystery surrounding the wonder of space exploration. While we may not be able to solve them all, we can learn about the crazy science of how we get there! Check out these educational facts about space shuttles.
Saturn, like the other gas giants in our Solar System, has rings. The one thing that differentiates Saturn from his gaseous siblings is the sheer outstanding beauty its rings possess. Here we’re going to look at 5 mind-blowing facts about the big orange gas ball high above us.
The universe is constantly surprising us, whenever we search for proof of a particular concept or idea, something completely unrelated that we thought we understood gets turned upside down. Here are 6 of the strangest phenomena in the universe.
To travel into the unknown of space is a dream for so many children and adults alike, although one that very few will ever reach. Here we’re going to go through a timeline of the significant moments in the history of space travel, starting way back in the 1940s...
When man first stepped on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969, the world was in awe at these heroes, finally signalling that the unreachable was a reality. Here we look at 5 common myths that conspiracy theorists use to "prove" the moon landing was a hoax.