Why Alien Life Would be our Doom – The Great Filter

Imagine NASA announced today that they found aliens. Bacteria on Mars, weird alien fish in the oceans of Europa, and also ancient alien ruins on Titan. Wouldn’t that be great? Well, no. It would be horrible news, devastating even. It could mean that the end of humanity is almost certain and that it might be […]

10 Unsettling Solar System Possibilities

While decades of solar system exploration has answered many of humanity’s questions about the nature and formation of this star system, with in depth study comes even more mysteries and odd possibilities. Some of them are intriguing and strange, and some of them are outright unsettling. So here are ten of the most unsetling Solar […]

Titan’s Oceans Are Made of Super Cold Methane, and NASA Created Them on Earth!

Scientists are sending a submarine to Saturn’s moon Titan to explore its alien oceans in search for life and to possibly understand how life began on our own planet! Researchers are studying two main oceans on Titan. The Kraken Mare and Ligeia Mare. Both of which were discovered fairly recently by the Cassini space probe. […]

Are the TRAPPIST-1 Planets Home to Life?

These alien worlds, about 40 light-years away from Earth, are believed to be the most likely place for biological life beyond our solar system. TRAPPIST-1 is a dwarf star with at least seven exoplanets orbiting around it. The full system was discovered in 2017, and it marked a monumental milestone for astrophysics, because at the […]

10 Crazy Discoveries That Science Can’t Explain

HYBRID LIBRARIAN presenta… 10 LOCOS DESCUBRIMIENTOS QUE LA CIENCIA NO PUEDE EXPLICAR Los científicos han hecho muchos descubrimientos que han cambiado nuestras vidas pero algunos siguen esperando una explicación… “HASTATIC ORDER” Enfriar el compuesto de Uranio URu2Si2 cerca del cero absoluto, provoca una extraña reacción… …que de hecho crea una nueva propiedad de materia que […]

5 Experiments that Could have Destroyed the World

Dark 5 präsentiert 5 Experimente, die die Welt zerstört hätten können 5. Die Kola-Bohrung In der arktischen Zone im Nord-Westen Russlands befindet sich das tiefste je in die Erde gebohrte Loch. Sowjetische Wissenschaftler begannen 1970 mit der Bohrung und erreichten schließlich eine Tiefe von 40,230 ft (12,262 m) im Jahre 1989. Die Sowjets wollten durch […]

The Solar System — our home in space

The Solar system. Our home in space. We live in a peaceful part of the Milky Way. Our home is the Solar system, a 4.5-billion-year-old formation that races around the galactic centre at 200,000 km/h and circles it once every 250 million years. Our star, the Sun, is at the centre of the Solar system. […]

Explore the Solar System with Bill Nye!

♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Science Magic Show ♪ ♪ Hooray ♪ -Guess what. We have a very special guest at The Washington Post today. It’s Bill Nye, CEO of The Planetary Society. -Hi, […]

Strange Magnetic Bubbles at the Edge of the Solar System

The two Voyager spacecraft have been traveling away from Earth for more than 33 years and they are finally in the outer edge of the solar system. This boundary is marked by the outer reaches of the sun’s magnetic field and solar wind, which form an enormous expanse called the heliosphere. As the solar wind […]

Solar Tsunami

The SOHO spacecraft has recorded the effect of all this rising energy. Its ultraviolet sensors show a wavy pattern of gas on the sun’s surface, along with the super-hot halo of gas called the corona. The white regions are places where the rising gas suddenly escapes. Immense loops of ionized gas, ten times the diameter […]