New Habitable Planets?!

NASA’s Kepler mission has confirmed the first near-Earth-size planet in the habitable zone around a sun like star. This discovery and the introduction of 11 other new small planets is very exciting news regarding astrophysics research. The newfound planet, called Kepler was a historic discovery of the first truly Earth-sized planet, found in the habitable zone…

The Voyagers

Have you ever heard of the Voyagers? The Voyagers are two spacecrafts which are part of an interstellar mission carried out by NASA. Interstellar means between planetary systems or stars. The Voyager 1 launched in September 5 1977. The spacecraft has been traveling for 39 years so far. Its  current location is in the interstellar…