Earth’s motion around the Sun, not as simple as I thought

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Source: CassioPeia Project

Euclid: exploring the dark matter

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At ESA’s ESTEC centre near Amsterdam and at CERN in Geneva scientists are trying to explore ‘The Dark Side’, the mysterious forces of dark matter and dark energy which are thought to rule the cosmos. The Euclid space telescope will soon offer from space a unique point of view while on the ground, looking at… Read more »

Bill Nye – The Joy of Discovery – by Melodysheep

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A marvelous excerpt from Bill Nye’s recent debate set to original music. Subscribe for more science mashups and remixes! Get the song on iTunes:… @musicalscience Instrumental:… Video sources: Nye/Ham debate Wonders of Life Wonders of the Solar System Human Planet Samsara Baraka Journey to the Edge of the Universe

Window on the Universe – Hubble Anniversary Tribute

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Happy 25th Birthday Hubble!! Produced in collaboration with National Geographic and their special “Hubble’s Cosmic Journey”.

NASA | SDO: Year 5

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February 11, 2015 marks five years in space for NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, which provides incredibly detailed images of the whole sun 24 hours a day. Capturing an image more than once per second, SDO has provided an unprecedentedly clear picture of how massive explosions on the sun grow and erupt ever since its launch… Read more »

Strange Magnetic Bubbles at the Edge of the Solar System

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A gem from NASA Heliophysics and the Science Visualization Studio. The sun’s magnetic field spins opposite directions on the north and south poles. These oppositely pointing magnetic fields are separated by a layer of current called the heliospheric current sheet. Due to the tilt of the magnetic axis in relation to the axis of rotation… Read more »

Gigapixels of Andromeda [4K]

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First & Last photo by Cory Poole:… Music is ‘Koda – The Last Stand’ from Silk Music… Listen: Download: More from Silk Music: Super-high resolution image of Andromeda from Hubble (NASA/ESA):… Space is crazy.

209 Seconds That Will Make You Question Your Entire Existence

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Every time you get upset about something small, just remember this. Check out more awesome BuzzFeedBlue videos! MUSIC Robotix Licensed via Warner Chappell Production Music Inc. STILLS Pleiades (Seven Sisters) in the Taurus Constellation ronniechua / Pleiades Star Cluster Astrobobo / Milky Way Bar Stocktrek Images / Thinkstock Andromeda Galaxy Astrobobo /… Read more »

A Weird New Way To Find Alien Life

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As we continue our ongoing search for alien life, new research could uncover a new way we could be looking! Follow Amy on Twitter: Read More: Nuclear fragments could help uncover the origins of life-supporting planets… “New research describes how recreating isotopes that occur when a star explodes, can help physicists understand where… Read more »

NASA 2014

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As 2014 comes to a close we look back on a few of the events that took place this year at NASA.