The Dimming Universe

by Mark Aragona You don’t feel it, you don’t see it, but the universe is slowly growing colder and darker. Using powerful Mopra radio telescopes, scientists in Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) have discovered that …

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Saturn Moon May Have Saltwater Sea

By Mark Aragona It seems that we don’t have to wander outside of our solar system to find planets that could possibly sustain life. A tiny Saturn moon may just be the place for it. The Cassini-Huygens mission …

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Solar ‘Hibernation’ Puzzles Scientists

by Mark Aragona Just when you thought there was nothing new under the sun, it turns out you were just looking in the wrong direction. In a phenomenon not seen since the 17th century, solar activity appears to …

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