The asteroid that crashed into Earth 2 billion years ago was up to 15 miles wide

An asteroid that hit Earth two billion years ago in what is now South Africa was even bigger than the one that wiped out the dinosaurs, new research has found.…

The Omega Speedmaster X-33 Marstimer is the ultimate watch for space nerds

With stunning images from the James Webb Space Telescope, private space exploration and NASA’s DART mission last night, space nerdiness is going mainstream. And Omega brings you even more sci-fi…

Jupiter will be Australia’s closest in 59 years for the next few nights

Jupiter will be brighter and larger in the night sky as it swings close to our planet at the closest distance it has been in 59 years. Australians will be…

Nasa DART mission live: Nasa successfully crashes a spacecraft into an asteroid in the first major test

NASA prepares to crash spacecraft into asteroid in ‘planetary defense test’ – live | NASA

Not everyone at NASA will be focused on tonight’s asteroid mission. As the fury of Hurricane Ian nears Florida, mission leaders from Artemis 1the space agency’s first lunar mission in…

NASA spacecraft to hit asteroid in planetary defense test | Space News

In the world’s first attempt to alter the motion of an asteroid, scientists hope the method can prevent collisions with Earth. A NASA spacecraft is to crash into an asteroid,…

A brand new island appears in the Pacific Ocean

Home Reef bursts. September 14, 2022. (Click the image for a larger view.) Home Reef erupts in the southwest Pacific Ocean The underwater volcano has again created a small island.…

Jupiter’s opposition to bring it closer to Earth in 59 years

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — Jupiter will make its closest approach to Earth…

Carlo Rovelli: “Science is not just about writing equations. It’s about reconceptualizing the world’

Of all the big ideas out there – the long term, degrowth, colonization of space, etc. – is there one as radical as quantum physics? For a century, physicists have…

SpaceX breaks pad rotation record with two Falcon 9 launches in six days

SpaceX has completed its 43rd launch of 2022 and its 62nd dedicated Starlink launch overall, breaking a launch pad rotation record. This pad – Cape Canaveral Space Force Station (CCSFS)…