Interstellar object ‘Oumuamua (circled) as seen by the 4.2m William Herschel Telescope on La Palma. Background stars and galaxies appear as streaks due to the telescope following ‘Oumuamua as it moved across the sky.
What was Mars like before its rivers and lakes dried up? The answers may lie in the moons of Jupiter and Saturn.Read More
Astronomers find planets everywhere they look. There are thousands nearby, and probably billions scattered throughout the Milky Way Galaxy. They range from Earth-like to super Jupiters. Many seem hospitable to life as we know it. If we keep looking, we…Read More
Sitcom Characters Who Claimed To See UFOs By Doug Poe It was not your stereotypical unidentified flying object, insomuch as it was neither circular nor moving in the upper echelons of space. Still, the thing sort of mystified me when I beheld it in the small gravel parking lot for the local mountain bike trail. I was vaguely familiar with…Read More