Category: the quark side

Because it’s freaking cool, that’s why.

Because it’s freaking cool, that’s why.

They are super fast indeed! While we’ve …

They are super fast indeed! While we’ve only spotted 20 of them so far, scientists predict there could be as many as 10,000 runaway stars. You can read more about them here:

http://www.wired.co.uk/article/milky-way-fastest-stars-escaped-galaxies

Opportunity turned 14 this week!! How would yo…

Opportunity turned 14 this week!! How would you feel after 14 years on Mars?

It was definitely a giant space cat.

It was definitely a giant space cat.

Just when you thought Amazon had everything&he…

Just when you thought Amazon had everything…

We really do have a lot to thank the Sun for!!…

We really do have a lot to thank the Sun for!! Happy 2018, everyone!

Everyone is familiar with Jupiter’s grea…

Everyone is familiar with Jupiter’s great red spot, but did you know Jupiter also has a series of smaller white storms called pearls? Currently there are 8, but anywhere between 6-9 of them have been witnessed over the last three decades. Pretty cool, right?

So this interstellar asteroid keeps getting we…

So this interstellar asteroid keeps getting weirder and weirder. Everything we know says it should be a comet, but it doesn’t appear to be. Or maybe it is?? You can read more about it here:
https://www.space.com/39129-oumuamua-interstellar-object-comet-in-disguise.html

Happy Hanukkah to all!

Happy Hanukkah to all!

There’s a fancy new Mars rover in the works fo…

There’s a fancy new Mars rover in the works for 2020!