10 Weird Things Sent Into Space

tl;dr: check out our 10 Weird Things Sent Into Space Infographic. Space is a strange, strange place, but we as humans can be even more bizarre. Since the dawn of man, we’ve looked up into the night’s sky and have wondered what objects are up there or even, what is looking back at us. With advancing technologies and a race between two superpowers, we’ve found ourselves with the ability and drive to explore the last frontier; space.
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5 Beautiful Nebulae

  For more information on Nebulae, check out our article: The 5 Most Beautiful Nebulae. 5 Beautiful Nebulae Infographic There’s an age-old saying that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder”, while this is likely true for many things; nebulae fall outside of this and are appreciated by everyone. There aren’t many objects you can stare at for hours and continue to appreciate it more and more. While gazing into an image of a nebula, your mind almost
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The 7 Most Beautiful Constellations

tl;dr: check out our The 7 Most Stunning Constellations Infographic. Humans started exploring the heavens above when we began mapping the night’s sky. This started with primitive recordings of bright lights, eventually turning into shapes and objects, which later became known as constellations. These collection of stars have helped humans navigate, determine dates and seasons, and much more. Constellations are composed of a collection bright stars which appear close to one other in the sky, but in reality
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10 Best Nebulae in the Universe

  For more information on Nebulae, check out our article: Best Nebulae in the Universe. 10 Best Nebulae in the Universe The Universe is an expanding and incomprehensible vastness of space. Humans have been exploring space, in some form or another, for millennia. From tilting our heads upwards, to looking through handheld tubes with glass, to most recently sending optical devices up into orbit to best view the voids of space. Despite what seems like an
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What is the Oort Cloud?

Very few people know much about one of the most exciting collection of objects in our Solar System; the Oort Cloud. In this post, we’re going to explore and find out What is the Oort Cloud. Scientists and Astronomers have long studied the Oort Cloud, which has been determined to be an extended shell of icy objects and particles that exist in the outermost regions of the solar system. The Oort Cloud is named after
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10 Galaxies and Weird Facts

  For more information on Galaxies, check out our article: 10 Weird and Wonderful Galaxies. 10 Galaxies and Weird Facts The Universe is an amazing place, full of wonder and mystery. To think, our understanding of the Universe wouldn’t even register on a scale is crazy to imagine. As numerous scientists, mathematicians, physicists, astronomers and more work to increase and broaden our grasp of the Universe, we start small and work our way out. Galaxies are
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10 Crazy Space Facts

  10 Crazy Space Facts Space: the final frontier. The beholder of everything, the endless voids of mysterious wonders full of objects, theories, forces and things we haven’t even yet discovered. We have such a hard time imagining what crazy things exist in space, primarily because we don’t have anything to compare them to. As humans, we’re so programmed to interpret information relative to the world around us; we lose the ability to grasp the magnitude and
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10 Weird and Wonderful Galaxies

tl;dr: check out our 10 Galaxies and Weird Facts Infographic. No one would deny that Galaxies are one of the most stunning objects in all of the Universe. But did you know, they can be weird and also wonderful, even at the same time? The classical definition of a galaxy states that “…a galaxy is a collection of stars and planets that are held together by gravity,” additionally, “…in a galaxy, the celestial bodies rotate around
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10 Facts About Mars

  For more information on Mars, check out our article: Cool Facts About Mars. 10 Facts About Mars – the Last Terrestrial Planet Mars has long been part of Human’s fascination, mythology, fear, imagination and even pop culture. From ancient times and the big red dot in the sky, which they appropriately named after the Roman god of war, to modern day Martians and the 1938 Orson Welles’ The War of the Worlds radio broadcast. We’ve always known
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10 Most Expensive Space Failures

  10 Most Expensive Space Failures Humans have been wanting to explore space ever since they first tilted their heads up and saw stars. Since October 4, 1957 when the Soviets launched Sputnik 1 up into space, we’ve been racing to boldly go where no man has gone before. In the early days of the “space race”, there were only a few countries able to afford space programs and invent, engineer and develop the technologies needed to escape
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