Astronomers Discover a Giant Underground Ocean on Jupiter’s Moon

Astronomers Discover a Giant Underground Ocean on Jupiter’s Moon

Hubble space telescope has presented the strongest evidence yet that there is indeed an ocean underneath the surface of Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. Researchers believe this ocean may contain more saltwater in it than all the water of the oceans on the Earth’s surface. Ganymede is the largest moon in our solar system and the…

The Mineral Moon

The Mineral Moon

Even if the moon really were made of green cheese it probably wouldn't look this bizarre. Still, this mosaic of 53 images was recorded by the Jupiter-bound Galileo spacecraft as it passed near our own large natural satellite in 1992. The pictures were recorded through three spectral filters and combined in an exaggerated false-color scheme…

First Hamburger In Space

First Hamburger In Space

Fast food has reached outer space! In this hilarious video 5 friends from Harvard University send a delicious hamburger to space, and it reaches 90,000 feet before falling back to Earth.   Source : earthlymission

Proba Minisats Snap Solar Eclipse

Proba Minisats Snap Solar Eclipse

As today’s partial solar eclipse crossed Europe, it was also visible from space. ESA’s Proba-2 captured a near-total eclipse from orbit, at the same time as its sister minisatellite Proba-V peered down to snap the shadow of the eclipse on Earth. ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti also found time while running an experiment to record the…