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The eVscope Is 100 Times More Powerful Than a Classic Telescope

The eVscope Is 100 Times More Powerful Than a Classic Telescope

motherearth November 7, 2017 Comments Off on The eVscope Is 100 Times More Powerful Than a Classic Telescope

When we were kids, we had a long, slim telescope in our bedroom to look out the window at night and dream of the vastness of space. What we really saw, however, was an ever so

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Giant Glowing Orb Appears Over Siberia

Giant Glowing Orb Appears Over Siberia

motherearth October 30, 2017 Comments Off on Giant Glowing Orb Appears Over Siberia

Has E.T. finally arrived? That’s what thousands of locals in northern Russia recently feared after the sudden appearance of an enormous glowing orb in the Siberian night sky, which briefly stirred up a “War

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Demand for Stephen Hawking’s Doctoral Thesis Crashes Website

Demand for Stephen Hawking’s Doctoral Thesis Crashes Website

motherearth October 25, 2017 Comments Off on Demand for Stephen Hawking’s Doctoral Thesis Crashes Website

A lot of people want to read something they’ll barely understand. The University of Cambridge made famed cosmologist Stephen Hawking’s 1966 doctoral thesis freely available to the public today (Oct. 23), and demand for

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There’s Evidence the Moon Had an Atmosphere for 70 Million Years

There’s Evidence the Moon Had an Atmosphere for 70 Million Years

motherearth October 10, 2017 Comments Off on There’s Evidence the Moon Had an Atmosphere for 70 Million Years

FOUR BILLION YEARS AGO, THE Moon was going through a rough patch. During this age, now known as the Late Heavy Bombardment, the Moon (along with Earth) was being pummeled by asteroids. This had the

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Rapper B.o.B Is Trying to Launch a Satellite to Show the Earth Is Flat

Rapper B.o.B Is Trying to Launch a Satellite to Show the Earth Is Flat

motherearth October 6, 2017 Comments Off on Rapper B.o.B Is Trying to Launch a Satellite to Show the Earth Is Flat

A rapper-turned-flat-Earther is attempting to prove that the world is not round by crowdfunding his own satellite launch. B.o.B, born Bobby Ray Simmons Jr., is a rapper from Georgia who once recorded a diss

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The Unusual Reason Tonight’s Full Moon is the Corn Moon

The Unusual Reason Tonight’s Full Moon is the Corn Moon

motherearth September 5, 2017 Comments Off on The Unusual Reason Tonight’s Full Moon is the Corn Moon

There’s a lot of unusual stuff going on around tonight’s full moon. First, it will rise to appear situated in the constellation of Aquarius. Second, and it will find its trajectory passing near Neptune

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Russia and China to Sign a Multi-Year Space Exploration Deal

Russia and China to Sign a Multi-Year Space Exploration Deal

motherearth September 1, 2017 Comments Off on Russia and China to Sign a Multi-Year Space Exploration Deal

International cooperation is likely to become a driving force for space exploration and scientific development, instead of the nationalistic competition that fueled it during the original Space Race of the mid 20th century. In the

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Closest Asteroid in a Century to Buzz Earth This Friday

Closest Asteroid in a Century to Buzz Earth This Friday

motherearth August 30, 2017 Comments Off on Closest Asteroid in a Century to Buzz Earth This Friday

The closest asteroid in over a century will pass by the Earth this Friday, September 1. Asteroid Florence, which is about 2.7 miles wide, will pass safely by the Earth at a distance of

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Solar Eclipse Could Cost US Nearly $700 Million in Lost Productivity

Solar Eclipse Could Cost US Nearly $700 Million in Lost Productivity

motherearth August 21, 2017 Comments Off on Solar Eclipse Could Cost US Nearly $700 Million in Lost Productivity

The total solar eclipse of 2017 could cost U.S. companies nearly $700 million in lost productivity on Monday (Aug. 21) when workers pause to watch the moon block the sun. Based an analysis of U.S. Bureau

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Everything You Need to Know to Be Ready For Monday’s Great American Eclipse

Everything You Need to Know to Be Ready For Monday’s Great American Eclipse

motherearth August 18, 2017 Comments Off on Everything You Need to Know to Be Ready For Monday’s Great American Eclipse

You know the drill. On Monday 21 August the contiguous United States will experience a total solar eclipse – the first time the path of the Moon’s shadow will travel across the entire country

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