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NASA’s Parker Solar Probe makes historic pass through Sun’s atmosphere

U.S space agency’s Parker Solar Probe flew through the outer atmosphere of the Sun — the first time for any spacecraft. The historic feat was achieved by the Parker Solar Probe, which dipped, for just a short while, into a region around our star that scientists call the corona. It occurred in April, but the […]

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Bolivia’s highlands city of La Paz hit by extreme UV radiation levels

Bolivia’s highlands city of La Paz has been hit by an unusual heatwave, with levels of ultraviolet (UV) radiation soaring off the charts, exacerbated by unusually low levels of cloud cover some experts link to climate change. Levels of UV radiation have at times in recent weeks hit 21 on a scale that normally only […]

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European-Japanese space probe flies by Mercury for the first time

A European-Japanese space mission had its first encounter with Mercury, the innermost planet of the Solar System on Friday. The BepiColombo probe raced over the surface of the planet at an altitude of just 200km with a velocity in excess of 50km/s. During the flyby, BepiColombo collected science data and images, and it should be […]

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Ring of fire’ solar eclipse lights up the sky as the Moon partially blocks the Sun

A “ring of fire” solar eclipse appeared in the sky on Thursday as the moon partially blocked out the sun. It was visible in many parts of the Northern Hemisphere, and people around the world captured the celestial show. A solar eclipse happens when the moon crosses between the sun and the Earth, which blocks […]

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Solar Orbiter probe spots eruptions on the Sun

Europe’s Solar Orbiter mission that is exploring the inner regions of the sun and the heliosphere from a near-sun orbit has spotted eruptions on the Sun. These eruptions were detected by multiple instruments on the spacecraft during a close flyby of the sun, which is called a perihelion, on February 10. This flyby brought the […]

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UFO ten times the size of Earth spotted in front of the Sun

Scott Waring, an alien life conspiracy theorist has reportedly claimed to have spotted a huge UFO near the Sun, while examining pictures captured by NASA’s Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) satellite. The object is supposed to be 10 times the size of Earth. Waring referred to the UFO as an alien cube. Talking about NASA’s […]

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Rare ‘ring of fire’ solar eclipse on the longest day of the year

A shimmering ring of light flashed into view on Sunday in parts of the eastern hemisphere as the moon drifted across the face of the sun in a rare eclipse on the longest day of the year. The path of the eclipse spanned East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Most locations saw […]

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Wolf moon lunar eclipse will be seen on January 10

The first lunar eclipse of the decade will arrive this week, will be seen in most of Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. The wolf moon eclipse will be seen on Friday, January 10. “Wolf moon” is the evocative nickname given to a full moon in January. It’s just a normal full moon. The eclipse won’t […]