Cosmic Facts About Astronauts

Cosmic Facts About Astronauts

The term “astronaut” is derived from Greek words “astro”, which means star, and “naut” which means “sailor”. To be an astronaut, you have to be taller than 5’2” and shorter than 6’3”. Astronauts’ height can increase by 30% when in space. As per astronauts, the space smells like “smeared steak” and tastes like “raspberries”. The … Read more Cosmic Facts About Astronauts

Cool Facts About Exoplanets

Exoplanets, also called as “extrasolar planets” are the planets that exist outside our solar system that orbit stars other than our sun. They might be in the Milky Way or in other galaxies. As of 2018, more than 3500 exoplanets have been confirmed discovered from ground-based and space-based observatories. Astronomers estimate that there could be … Read more Cool Facts About Exoplanets