Space (Astronomy)

Facts About Kuiper Belt

Interesting Facts About Kuiper Belt

November 3, 2018

Kuiper belt is a set of bodies orbiting the sun. It exists beyond the solar system, after Neptune. It is quite similar to the asteroid belt but is much thicker. Pluto, which we once regarded as a planet is an object of the Kuiper Belt. In fact, Kuiper has more planet-like objects that even have […]

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Facts About Halley’s Comet

Facts About Halley’s Comet

November 1, 2018

Halley’s Comet is perhaps the most famous comet of the solar system. Named after Edmund Halley, the scientist who predicted its return, the Halley’s Comet has many interesting facts associated with it. Read on to find out the coolest facts about the Halley’s Comet. Darker than coal We see a bright spectacular streak of light […]

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Legendary Facts About Pegasus Constellation

October 22, 2018

Pegasus is a magnificent constellation occupying more than 1200 square degrees in the sky. Pegasus is a white-colored winged horse in Greek mythology. Closely associated with the Perseus constellation, the Pegasus constellation is quite easy to spot in the night sky due to its symbolic, “the great square”, which is made up of bright stars. […]

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facts about Perseus constellation

Facts About Perseus Constellation

October 20, 2018

The Perseus constellation is a boreal constellation that gets its name from Greek mythology. Representing a Greek demigod, the constellation is known for its antiquity. Surrounded by prominent stars, nebulae, asterisms, and other celestial bodies, the Perseus constellation is quite fascinating to study. Here are some interesting facts about the Perseus constellation. Basic information on […]

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Interesting facts about earth

Interesting Facts About Earth – Science Facts

October 10, 2018

The Earth has treasures of all kinds and is the lonely planet that has life. There are planets that are full of diamonds and mysterious clouds. Nevertheless we love our “pale blue dot” that stands out because of its ability to sustain life. Here are some interesting earth facts. Earth, is the third planet on […]

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facts about meteoroids

Interesting Facts About Meteoroids

October 10, 2018

Quite often when we get the time to observe the night sky, we can see something that resembles a bright streak of light falling from the sky – they are the so-called shooting stars. However, real stars do not fall. Even if they did fall and hit the earth, there would be an apocalypse on […]

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Facts about the Southern Cross (Crux Constellation)

Facts about the Southern Cross (Crux Constellation)

October 3, 2018

Southern Cross or the Crux Constellation is the smallest constellation we know. It is named so because it’s shaped like a cross. It is visible from the Southern Hemisphere. It is one of the brightest constellations in the night sky, with two of its stars falling under the brightest star category (First magnitude). The Southern […]

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Facts About Ursa Major

October 3, 2018

Ursa Major is a circumpolar constellation that can be seen from the northern hemisphere of earth. It is said to resemble a bear and holds importance as per the Greek Mythology. It is among the oldest recognized constellations in the sky. It is the third largest constellation of the 88 constellations known to us. Our […]

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Facts about zero gravity

Facts About Zero Gravity

October 1, 2018

“Zero Gravity” is a state when we cannot feel our weight. It could be because of two reasons. 1. We are at a place where there is no gravitational force acting upon us. 2. We are free falling. A good example would be being in an elevator that is going down, or a high speed […]

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Facts About UFO Sightings

Facts About UFO Sightings

September 27, 2018

At any time of the day, at least one person is looking out at the sky at an object that they are not aware of or have never seen before. Such objects are called “Unidentified Flying Objects”. While most of these unidentified objects are a meteor, asteroid, comet, or a special flying craft. Only some […]

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