#November2016

Space Swoon: Saturn’s Rings In Gorgeous Detail

NASA Images Suggest the ExoMars Lander Exploded During Landing

nasa exomars lander

Bummer! Big bummer for the European Space Agency. Images provided by NASA suggest that the ExoMars lander exploded as it attempted to land on the Red Planet.

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New Dwarf Planet found in our Solar System

a new dwarf planet

AstronomerWizards have found themselves (and us!) a new Dwarf planet in our solar system. The motherfucker is like, way out there. But out there no less.

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Watch: The Earth Rise from the JAXA Kaguya spacecraft

This week, the Japanese Space Agency released the first HD footage of the Earth Rise from the Moon. This footage, man. This footage is fucking stunning. Glory! Perspective! Now, just imagine HD footage from Mars. Okay, yeah, fine. This is only tangentially related. But it still gets my geek-gonads gooey.

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Obama says NASA sending Humans to Mars by 2030s

united states mars mission

Get us to Mars, NASA! Get us to Mars, Obama! If the two of them have their way, it’ll be by the 2030s, apparently.

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Space Swoon: Hurricane Matthew from the International Space Station

NASA finds more evidence of Water Plumes on Europa

Elon Musk is taking our asses to Mars. Maybe. So like, can someone get on settling Europa? NASA has found further evidence of water plumes on the moon, furthering the idea that it has subsurface oceans. Fucking astounding.

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Hubble captures the death of a Sun-Like Star, it’s a beautiful demise

Hubble reveals NGC 2440

Hubble captures the death of a sun-like star, and we’re all the better for it. Thank you, Hubble. For capturing its glory. Me? I’m either going to die from a fall, or covered in my own feces and surrounded by Pepsi Max cans (regardless of age).

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Hubble Deep Field Images capture New Type of Galaxy

Hubble Deep Field Images capture New Type of Galaxy

Motherfuckin’ Hubble doin’ work, son! Its deep field images have captured an entirely new type of galaxy.

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Space Swoon: This Nebula is a High-Excitating Blob

Into the storm

Seriously, astronomers call this nebula a¬†High-Excitating Blob. Space ain’t just awesome, apparently it is fun.

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