aug 212012
 
The interior of Mars will be Investigated by InSight, a New NASA Mission

  NASA has selected a new mission, set to launch in 2016, that will take the first look into the deep interior of Mars to see why the Red Planet evolved so differently from Earth as one of our Solar System’s rocky planets. Mars, the “Red Planet”. Image Credit: NASA The new mission, named InSight, [continue reading]

aug 202012
 
Big Bang Theory Challenged by Big Chill

  The start of the Universe should be modeled not as a Big Bang but more like water freezing into ice, according to a team of theoretical physicists at the University of Melbourne and RMIT University. Ice cracks. Image Credit: katieantarctica They have suggested that by investigating the cracks and crevices common to all crystals [continue reading]