Seven Out of Nine Space Stations Were Built by Soviet Russia

Seven Out of Nine Space Stations Were Built by Soviet Russia

There has been a lot of talk of late about whether Russia is going to opt out of the International Space Station (ISS) given their tense relations with the U.S. and other European nations. There have also been unconfirmed reports about Russia choosing to make their own space station. Doubts have even been raised about […]

Organic Building Blocks of Life Found in a Star System

Organic Building Blocks of Life Found in a Star System

Planetary scientists have discovered organic molecular compounds in a star system. Using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), they looked a MWC 480, a relatively youthful star, with a mass twice that of the Sun, that is located 455 light-years from Earth. The star is in the stellar-forming region of the constellation Taurus. This study was […]