Natural Sciences - Astronomy/Space Science

Astronomy - Jan 13
In a new study published in Geophysical Research Letters, two scientists - Chloé Michaut from Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon. 1 and Jerome A. Neufeld from University of Cambridge 2 , propose a new model of crystallization of the lunar magma ocean where the crystals remain suspended in the lunar interior and the formation of the crust only begins once a critical crystal content is reached.
Astronomy - Jan 5

98.5% of the Sun is made up of two light chemical elements, hydrogen and helium, while the remaining 1.5% consists of other heavier elements such as carbon, oxygen, and iron.

Astronomy - Oct 7, 2021

Images from Perseverance's French-American instrument SuperCam show that the crater where the rover landed once contained a lake.

Physics - Dec 13, 2021

Einstein's theory of gravity, general relativity, has not been disproven once in over a century, despite relentless efforts from scientists to find its faults.

Astronomy - Oct 6, 2021

There was a surprise in store for NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft as it prepared to land on asteroid Bennu in October 2020 in order to collect samples.