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We spend so much time focused on our lives here on Earth that we often fail to notice the amazing things far, far away.

Our seemingly limitless universe is filled with genuinely astonishing things, and you can learn all about them here!

Did you know that our galaxy, the Milky Way, is around a hundred thousand light-years wide?

Continue reading to learn more about our solar system, the planets inside it, and the rest of the universe!

Latest Space Facts

Interesting Leo Facts

Interesting Facts About the Leo Zodiac Sign

Jennifer Anyabuine
Jul 23, 2022

If you were born between July 23 and August 22, your zodiac is Leo. Leos' symbol is the lion, and their element is fire. Leos are known for being charismatic, creative, and confident. Here are some facts that you need to know about this sign.

Curious facts about the cancer zodiac sign

Curious Facts About The Cancer Zodiac Sign

Jennifer Anyabuine
Jul 20, 2022

If you were born between June 21 and July 22, your zodiac sign is Cancer. Cancer's symbol is the crab and its claws, and their element is water. Cancers have a tough exterior but are fiercely loyal to their loved ones. Here are some amazing facts that you need to know about this water sign.

What are the moon types?

What Are The Different Types Of Moon?

Becca Marsh
Jun 9, 2022

Earth's Moon is crucial for our planet's tides. Without the Moon, we might not have kept track of time or even use the calendars we all use today. There are many types of Moon, but what are they, and what do they all mean? Let's take a closer look together.

Genuine facts about the Gemini Zodiac

Genuine Facts About The Gemini Zodiac Sign

Lizzie Robinson
Jun 28, 2022

Those born between May 21 and June 21 share the Gemini Zodiac Sign. The Twins represent the Gemini, and their element is air. Known for having two sides, the Gemini is also fun, adventurous, and makes the very best of friends.

Animal Astronauts

Animals That Have Visited Space InfoGraphic

Scott Thompson
May 10, 2022

Animals were fired off into the skies on spacecrafts long before humans were. They were a way of checking the safety of humans making those trips. This InfoGraphic shows some of the most famous space animals of all time.

Facts about Taurus

Tenacious Facts About The Taurus Zodiac Sign

Lizzie Robinson
Jun 28, 2022

If you were born between April 20 and May 20, your zodiac is Taurus. Taurean's symbol is the bull, and their element is Earth. Taureans are well known for being grounded but tenacious at the same time. Here are some facts that you need to know about this sign.

The International Space Station with Earth behind it

10 Incredible Facts About The International Space Station

Shash Wighton
Apr 8, 2022

Some might know that important scientific experiments are routinely carried out on the ISS, but to the average person, that's about it! Here are ten incredible facts you didn't know about the International Space Station!

Facts about Aries

Amazing Facts About The Aries Zodiac Sign

Lizzie Robinson
Jun 28, 2022

Those born between March 21 and April 19 are Aries under the Zodiac signs. Represented by the Ram element for Aries is fire, which is very fitting given their raging courage and passion. Here are some amazing facts about the Aries Zodiac sign.

An InfoGraphic all about the exoplanet 51 Pegasi b

Facts About The Planet “51 Pegasi B” Infographic

Scott Thompson
Apr 8, 2022

Planet 51 Pegasi b is an exoplanet discovered in the 1990s. An exoplanet is a planet that orbits another sun in a different solar system to our own. This discovery opened up a whole new area of study within astronomy. To learn more, check out this fascinating InfoGraphic all about 51 Pegasi b!

What is a Cold Moon?

What Is A Cold Moon?

Becca Marsh
Apr 8, 2022

The Cold Moon is the full moon that graces our nighttime skies during the month of December. Every full moon of the year has a name assigned to it that reflects that time of year. So what exactly is a Cold Moon? Keep reading to find out!

Is the Big Dipper a constellation

Is The Big Dipper A Constellation?

Becca Marsh
Nov 30, 2021

The Big Dipper can often be seen in the night sky if you are in the northern hemisphere. It is often thought of as a constellation, but this is not the case. So, what exactly is it then? Keep on reading to find out.

What is a Beaver Moon?

What Is A Beaver Moon?

Becca Marsh
Jul 11, 2022

The Beaver Moon is the full moon that graces our nighttime skies during the month of November. Every full moon of the year has a unique name, and November's full moon is no exception. But what is the meaning of a Beaver Moon?