One in a million: find a strange super-earth towards the center of our galaxy

Illustration of the inferred size of another super-earth (center) compared to the land and Neptune. Astronomers at the University of Canterbury found an incredibly rare new super-earth toward the center of our galaxy. This would be one of the few that has been discovered with a size and orbit similar to Earth. The details were […]

A phenomenon in the Sun could cause earthquakes and frost |

E. Sol is going through a stage of “confinement”, in which its activity is reduced, affecting its magnetic field and filtering cosmic rays into space, for this very reason, many claimed that this It can be dangerous for the Earth, which would suffer earthquakes and frost. However, this may not be so, according to NASA […]

Fomalhaut b is probably not a planet, but just a cloud of dust

What was that exciting: In 2008, researchers announced in a study that for the first time they had captured the visible light of an exoplanet directly with a camera. Fomalhaut b was the name of the lucky man who was to circle the star Fomalhaut, which was about 25 light years away, and whom the […]

Happy 2070 | Science | THE COUNTRY

There are professions in which wishing a happy year falls very short, and one of them is that of astronomer. For these explorers of the cosmos, the least one can wish for is a happy 2070. That is the date that, according to exoplanet co-discoverer Didier Queloz, we will confirm whether life is a universal […]