Space Agencies

November 16, 2017

Lava Or Not, Exoplanet 55 Cancri e Likely To Have Atmosphere November 16, 2017 – Twice as big as Earth, the super-Earth 55 Cancri e was thought to have lava flows on its surface. The planet is so close to…

AFSPC Unveils Tribute To Astronaut Airmen

November 16, 2017 – A group of astronaut Airmen along with Gen. Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, unveiled a new heritage display at AFSPC headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, on November 13, 2017. “Since 1991, all…

November 15, 2017

Pluto’s Hydrocarbon Haze Keeps Dwarf Planet Colder Than Expected November 15, 2017 – The gas composition of a planet’s atmosphere generally determines how much heat gets trapped in the atmosphere. For the dwarf planet Pluto, however, the predicted temperature based…