Science n Space News

Grapefruit-size fireball from mysterious Oort Cloud could rewrite the history of the solar system

Rocky fireballs like the one that fell over Alberta, Canada last year shouldn't originate from the icy Oort Cloud... but this one apparently did.

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What is a Christmas Yule log?

A Yule log is a Christmas tradition in which a log of wood is progressively burned in a fireplace over several nights.

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4,000-year-old 'shaman' burial near Stonehenge has a golden secret

Stone tools found in a 4,000-year-old grave near Stonehenge have traces of gold on their surfaces that indicate they were used to fashion gold ornaments.

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Uncontrollable coolant leak on Russian ISS capsule puts future missions in jeopardy

Three astronauts are scheduled to fly home on the capsule in March 2023. Now that may no longer be possible.

logo.png  By WG  Dec 17, 2022