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NASA Hubble beams back stunning image of brilliant Star Death in “Rotten Egg” Nebula

Watch this breathtaking pic of Star Death in “Rotten Egg” Nebula captured by NASA...

NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured an amazing picture of Calabash Nebula which is a breathtaking example of the death of a low-mass star like the sun. The stunning image named OH 231.8+04.2 shows the star...
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Stunning view Aurora Borealis will not be visible till 2050; Here’s Why

In a research done by researchers from the University of Reading, the northern lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, will disappear by 2015 for at least 50 years due to the changes in the...
Ants found to have amazing navigational skills

Ants take help of Sun and memories to guide their backwards walk home

Desert Ants, despite being small creatures, have amazed scientists by the technique of finding their way back home. The insect has navigational abilities which it uses to find its way back, the small brains...
Watch NASA/NOAA's Satellite Animation VIDEO Demonstrating Suit of Humidity-Loaded Blizzards Hitting California

Watch NASA/NOAA’s Satellite Animation VIDEO Demonstrating Suit of Humidity-Loaded Blizzards Hitting California

A satellite animation, created under the GOES project of NASA/NOAA has revealed the astonishing view of how storms and heavy rainfall is affecting California and how snows have kept blanketing the Pacific Northwest. The...
Space Timekeeping: NASA's SDO Adds Leap Second to Master Clock

NASA time keepers add an extra second to SDO’s Master Clock

As The TeCake previously reported that time keepers will add a ‘leap second” on December 31, 2016 at 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), which is calculated in Paris,...
NASA image of the day shows Solar transit made by International Space Station

Is this International Space Station in night sky? Here’s how to watch it

International Space Station is the largest artificial satellite in space orbiting Earth. The habitable satellite is so large that it is visible through naked eyes from Earth. The ISS appears like a bright spot...
Brazilian scientists discover a planet-swallowing Death Star analogous to Sun

Astronomers discover sun-like hungry star located 300 light years far that eat planets

A team of Brazilian astronomers has added a golden page to the history of terrestrial exploration missions by identifying a giant “Death Star” which is swallowing the planets creating hurdles in its orbit. An...
Watch this stunning image of Earth covered in fire captured from ISS

See Pic: NASA astronaut clicks breathtaking image of Earth covered in sheet of fire...

View of Earth from the International Space Station (ISS) is amazing and an astronaut aboard ISS has shared an incredible image that shows earth covered in a sheet of fire. The stunning image was captured...
Astronomers find Earth-like planet in goldilocks zone that can harbour alien life

New Earth-like exoplanet located 150 lights years away could host alien life

In an astonishing find, astronomers have discovered an Earth-like planet that has the potential to harbour extraterrestrial life. The remarkable discovery was made by the NASA's Kepler telescope during K2 mission back in 2015. Researchers from the...
Astronomers find roundest natural object in universe located 5000 light years away

This is the roundest celestial object in nature, ‘Kepler 11145123’

Celestial bodies and the planetary structure have always been a great source of mystery, both for the ordinary people the space explorers. A number of researches and explorations have previously been held in space...
In this handout from NASA/Solar Dynamics Observatory, a solar large flare erupts off the sun June 7, 2011 in space.

Scientists discover crack in Earth’s magnetic field; Here’s how it will affect us

Recently, scientists have spotted a crack in the earth’s magnetic shield and the findings lead to the assumptions among the people that the protective layer of our earth is slowly vanishing. But the question here arises is that...
four Magnetospheric Multiscale satellites' flying formation.

NASA’s MMS Breaks Guinness World Record

NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale mission, or MMS, is breaking records. MMS now holds the Guinness World Record for highest altitude fix of a GPS signal. Operating in a highly elliptical orbit around Earth, the MMS...
Life saved in a magical way despite Crack in Earth's magnetic shield

GRAPES-3 locates crack in magnetic field of Earth; Will it lead to doom?

Crack in earth’s magnetic shield has been spotted by the largest and most advanced cosmic ray monitor, located in India. The cosmic ray monitor talked above is the GRAPES-3 muon telescope. It is available...
Here's how sunbath can help in fighting emotional stress

Here’s how sunbath can help in fighting emotional stress

In a new find, researchers have revealed that bathing in sun might help in relieving stress levels. In today's fast-paced life, it is common for people to suffer from emotional stress, but coping up can...
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Rings of Saturn may be created from dregs of dwarf planets: Study

A new study conducted on space and planetary systems suggests that the dazzling rings of Saturn, Neptune and Uranus are made of pieces of dwarf planets that drifted too close to the galaxies millennia...
Here's how Saturn got its rings; Mystery solved!

Here’s how Saturn got its rings; Mystery solved!

Finally, the mystery around Saturn’s ring has been solved. The latest model regarding the origin of Saturn’s ring explains the whole story about Saturn and also the other planets with rings. This model is...
Watch this incredible video of Solar views on 10th anniversary of NASA STEREO

Watch this incredible video of Solar views on 10th anniversary of NASA STEREO

The US space agency NASA's Solar and Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO) mission has completed 10 years monitoring Sun and has given an unprecedented view. Launched on Oct. 25, 2006, the spacecraft has helped scientists...
Scientists credited with the formulation of a precise Map of the Milky Way

Amazing! Most detailed map of galaxy developed by Australian scientists in a decade, Watch

Our galaxy Milky Way has amazed astronomers and space enthusiasts for thousands of years. Billions of twinkling stars, planets, Sun and a beautiful sky is what you see when you look up. With a breadth...
NASA scientists track waves from sunspots to give new solar insight

NASA scientists track waves from sunspots to give new solar insight

Sun is very mysterious and has always attracted scientists. Although it might appear stable to us from Earth but scientists know that it is constantly changing and even the slightest of the change can...
Scientists stunned to find two undiscovered tiny dark Moons hidden under Uranus rings

Is Uranus hiding two mysterious dark moons in its icy rings?

In a new find, astronomers were astonished to discover two dark moons orbiting Uranus while examining the data collected Voyager 2 spacecraft. Researchers discovered some wavy patterns while checking ring system of Uranus and found...
including the complete center of the Milky Way where many star-forming regions are located.

See Pic: NASA SOFIA detects collapsing interstellar cloud giving birth to young gigantic sun

The US space agency NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, has detected the collapse of portions of six interstellar clouds. What's striking is that these clouds will give birth to a new star much larger...

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