The Hubble Space Telescope, or HST, has been at the forefront of space discovery from dating the universe to identifying distant and almost invisible planets and solar systems. Here we’re going to look at 14 facts about this circling beacon of discovery!
Each day they strive to reach the impossible, to break down the divide between what's deemed reachable to man and are quite literally boldly going where no man has gone before. Here we're going to look at 30 mind-blowing facts about NASA.
The Milky Way has baffled scientists & philosophers for centuries. This galaxy is our home; it encompasses our planet, our solar system and billions upon billions of stars and planets. Here we look at 15 magnificent facts about the Milky Way.
There is something really fascinating about these icy celestial bodies darting through the universe. But how much do we really know about them? Well, if the skies fall down, you’ll want to know these 20 extraordinary facts all about comets.
The Sun sits at the center of our Solar System, and at the center of our lives. It marks the passage of time for us, gives us light to grow food and its rays nourish the all the life on our planet – allowing us to thrive. Check out these 40 fun facts about the Sun!
Earth, the only place in our solar system we currently call home. This planet is an incredible place that's for sure, so when it comes to thinking of 30 facts about something so grand it took some thought. Here are our top picks that'll make your world go around.
The hurricane-like storm on Saturn is one of NASA's most compelling factual discoveries about a planet within our solar system to-date. First sighted by the NASA space-craft Cassini, this huge storm on Saturn heavily resembles one of Earth's hurricanes.
Uranus, the seventh planet away from the sun is the third largest planet in our solar system. Although it’s billions of miles away from our planet, we know quite a lot about this incredible gas giant. Here are 15 of the best selected facts!
Mercury is the closest planet to the sun. It’s so close that the sun would look double the size if you were stood on Mercury. But forget about that tan, the rays are seven times stronger than on our own little planet Earth. Here are 15 interesting facts all about Mercury.
Women are from Venus and men are from Mars. Is it because Venus is the brightest spark in our nights sky? Or because its name comes from the Roman goddess of love and beauty? Find out 15 out of this world facts all about the amazing planet of Venus.
Mysteriously in spring 1897 numerous reports were made that a UFO had been seen crash landing into a windmill in Aurora, Texas that was owned by a local judge. Read on to find out the whole story about what happened that day.
Neptune - the planet in our solar system is the 8th furthest planet from the Sun. Did you know that the Earth could fit into it 17 times?! Or that one year in Neptune lasts 165 Earth years? Find out much more about this amazing planet with these 10 fascinating facts.