The truth about light speed

Light Speed (obviously) is the speed that light travels at. It is unimaginably fast, traveling at 300.000 km/s (186282 m/s). Even though this seems very fast it still takes 8 minutes and 20 second for light to travel from the Sun to Earth. A light year is equivalent to the distance that light travels in […]

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Facts about Nebulae

In the last post I talked about Black Holes, so today I wanted to talk about what can form when a Supernova appears: a nebulae. How do Nebulae form? Well… Nebulae are formed when the gases and particles from old exploded stars that collapse forming a cloud with its own gravitational form. In 5 billion […]

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10 interesting facts about Mars

1. Only 45% of the Mars missions were successful. Out of 40 missions only 18 were successful, the most recent arrivals being the MAVEN mission which arrived September 22, 2014 and the Indian Space Research Organization’s MOM Mangalyaan orbiter, which arrived on September 24, 2014. 2. The Martian atmosphere. The Martian atmosphere is composed of […]

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