Source. From the section Science & Environment The onboard atomic clocks that drive the satellite-navigation signals on Europe's Galileo network have been failing at an alarming rate. Across the 18 satellites now in orbit, nine clocks have stopped operating.3 participating Asteroid impacts have the distinction of being one of the few sci-fi concepts that will definitely happen at some point. But despite the clear and present (although potentially far off) danger of getting smacked by an asteroid, we've devoted few resources...2 participating From the section Science & Environment A giant wave in the atmosphere of Venus may be the biggest of its kind in the Solar System. The feature, observed by a Japanese spacecraft, is thought to be generated in a broadly similar way to the surface ripples t...2 participating US astronaut Gene Cernan - the last man to walk on the Moon - has died aged 82. America's space agency Nasa said it was "saddened by the loss" of the retired spaceman. Captain Cernan was one of only three people to go to the Moon twice and the last man to...2 participating This lets you build a rocket and see how much it would cost! :D For any of you future Elon Musks out there.
A star is hurtling towards our solar system and could knock millions of asteroids straight towards EarthA star is hurtling towards our solar system and could knock millions of asteroids straight towards Earth2 participating
Recent developments and news in the world of science.3 participating Ever since the European Southern Observatory (ESO) announced that they had discovered an exoplanet in the nearby system of Proxima Centauri, there have been a lot of questions about this exoplanet. In addition to whether or not this planet could actually ...3 participating