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Why Are There So Many Unconfirmed Near Earth Objects?

Near Earth Objects (NEOs) are small solar system bodies whose orbits sometimes bring them close to the Earth, potentially threatening a collision. NEOs are...

Meteor in China on June 1 Has Some Wondering What It May Foretell

On the evening of June 1, people in Jinghong City in Yunnan Province commented online that they suspected a sudden glare they saw in...

Geologists Discover Meteorite Hit the Isle of Skye 60 Million Years Ago

While exploring volcanic rocks on Scotland's Isle of Skye, geologists made a discovery literally out of this world — mineral forms that have only ever been...

Why Meteoroids Explode Before They Reach Earth

It has never really been understood how our atmosphere protects us against meteoroid impacts. It’s well recognized that meteoroids often explode before they reach...

Meteor in China Surprises Mid-Autumn Festival Sky Watchers

On the evening of the Mid-Autumn Festival, a meteor flew through the night sky over Yunnan Province, China. The object exploded mid-air and must...

The Chelyabinsk Meteorite Impact Remains a Mystery

As the sun rose over Russia's Ural Mountains shortly after dawn on Feb. 15, 2013, the largest mid-air asteroid explosion since the Tunguska event...

First Person in History to Be Killed by a Meteorite, What Are the Chances?

The first person in history to have been killed by a meteorite is believed to be an Indian man from a town near Natrampalli...

Watch the Major Meteor Shower ‘Perseid’—Here Are the Details

If you love to be romantic or just love to watch the stars, then of August 12-13 is the perfect time to wonder outside. The...

Impress Your Loved One With Their Very Own Meteor Shower

Have you ever wanted to impress someone, and have not been sure how to do it? Well, I may have the answer for you. There...

The Largest Meteor Impact on Earth Has Just Been Found in Australia

A very long time ago, a massive meteor, while entering Earth's atmosphere, broke into two huge pieces. They were at least 6 miles (10...

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New Knowledge About What Causes Thunderstorms and Cloudbursts

Thunderstorms often provoke violent cloud bursts that can result in devastating flooding. But what actually spawns thunderstorms and cloud bursts? This question has spurred...

Germany Teams Up With Australia Against China

Germany has decided to send a frigate to patrol the Indian Ocean so as to counter Chinese influence. In addition, German officers will also...

Pennsylvania Election Certification Delayed by State Judge

On Nov 2., Patricia McCullough, a Pennsylvania judge, ordered state officials not to verify the results of the 2020 presidential election until her court...

Amid Fraud Allegations, Only 3 Percent of Trump Voters Believe He Lost the Election to Biden

The 2020 U.S. presidential election has engendered a serious perceptive divide over its results, with just 3 percent of Trump voters agreeing that Democratic...