Balloon Mission May Also Work to Detect Quakes on Venus

Balloon Mission May Also Work to Detect Quakes on Venus An opportunity in 2019 lays the groundwork for balloon-borne detectors on Venus, working to unravel a key mystery. The skies of Venus may become a busy place in the coming decade, using technology field-tested here on Earth. A team out of NASA JPL-Caltech hypothesized that […]

Water Vapour has Been Discovered at Ganymede

Water Vapour has Been Discovered at Ganymede Ganymede has been getting alot of attention lately.  It was the co-star of a video from Juno recently, and now scientists found something to make it an even more intriguing place visit – water vapor. It has been well known for years that Ganymede harbors water, and lots […]

Zhurong Finds its Own Parachute on the Surface of Mars

Zhurong Finds its Own Parachute on the Surface of Mars As of July 23, 2021, China’s Mars rover Zhurong has traveled 585 meters across the surface of Mars. And along the way, it’s taking pictures of interesting sights. Some of the most intriguing recent images from the rover show debris from the rover’s landing. During […]

Russia Just Launched a New Science Module to the Space Station

Russia Just Launched a New Science Module to the Space Station The International Space Station (ISS) is about to get a little bigger. On July 21, the Russian Space Agency launched the station’s newest module into orbit aboard a Proton-M rocket. The module, dubbed Nauka (which means science), is the station’s first new module since […]

The Moon has Been Mildly Preventing Coastal Erosion, in the 2030s, That Protection Ends

The Moon has Been Mildly Preventing Coastal Erosion, in the 2030s, That Protection Ends Planet Earth is currently experiencing an unprecedented warming trend. Average global temperatures are rising at an accelerated rate in response to greenhouse gas emissions produced by human activity. These rising temperatures, in turn, result in the release of additional greenhouse gases […]