THE BIG COLLIDE: WHEN WILL THE NEXT ASTEROID HIT

“When it hits, that’s it.” The Destruction¬† The video below is of an asteroid hitting Earth and the possible destruction. Asteroids are left over rocks from the beginning of the … Continue reading THE BIG COLLIDE: WHEN WILL THE NEXT ASTEROID HIT

MAN OVER ROVER: WILL WE EVER SAFELY SET FOOT ON MARS

“We’ve been there, just not as humans.” THE RED PLANET The planet Mars is the fourth planet away from the Sun, right behind us at third. Even though Mars is … Continue reading MAN OVER ROVER: WILL WE EVER SAFELY SET FOOT ON MARS

LIGHT-NING SPEED: HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE BEFORE WE BREAK THE SPEED OF LIGHT

“We will get there, but how long will it take?” QUANTIFYING IT The speed of light measures how fast light travels over a certain amount of miles, kilometers, even feet … Continue reading LIGHT-NING SPEED: HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE BEFORE WE BREAK THE SPEED OF LIGHT

MISSION CONTROL: HOW LONG BEFORE WE HAVE A FULLY FUNCTIONAL STATION ON THE MOON

“Learning about space from space.” OUT OF THIS WORLD Our planet Earth is one amazing planet to live on. It is the only place that is at least within our … Continue reading MISSION CONTROL: HOW LONG BEFORE WE HAVE A FULLY FUNCTIONAL STATION ON THE MOON

PHONE HOME: ARE WE REALLY ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE

“To think we’re alone is just plain impossible.” The United States government recently released a video that shows fighter jet pilots chasing what appeared to be a UFO. This was … Continue reading PHONE HOME: ARE WE REALLY ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE

GONE AND FORGOTTEN: WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF ALL PEOPLE VANISHED FROM EARTH?

“What if we weren’t around?” I sometimes think about what life would be like if people disappeared from Earth. My intrigue sparked when I first saw the television show on … Continue reading GONE AND FORGOTTEN: WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF ALL PEOPLE VANISHED FROM EARTH?