Jupiter: A gas giant

Jupiter: A Mysterious Gas Giant

Jupiter is the fifth planet of our solar system but the largest of all. It is the focus of attention of the world’s renowned space agency, NASA. The planet is composed of swirls and stripes which are actually the gigantic clouds of Ammonia and water. The big Eye of the planet which is the giant red spot is comprised of an ever raging storm which is bigger than the size of the entire Earth. Jupiter gets its name after the king of the ancient Gods for it’s the largest in the solar system. It has like 50 moons which have been confirmed while there could be more which are awaiting authentication. Continue reading “Jupiter: A Mysterious Gas Giant”

Europa: Life supportive moon of Jupiter

Europa: Life Supportive Moon of Jupiter

Europa, Jupiter’s one of the confirmed moons has been recently revealed to have life supporting conditions. Its surface is made up of ice and underneath it has water which is more than the amount of water on Earth. The water surface is hidden behind a shield of radiation which proves that it is one of the best surface for hosting alien life. Continue reading “Europa: Life Supportive Moon of Jupiter”

Black hole-world's greatest mysteries

Black hole–world’s greatest mysteries

Black hole, as the name suggests appears to be a very dark and gothic place. A black hole is a place in space where the gravitational pull is extremely strong that even light cannot escape from it. It pulls everything in its close vicinity, inside and does not let it escape the swirl. The gravity of a black hole is so strong because much energy is pulled into a tiny space. It also engulfs stars and mostly it happens when a star is dying. Continue reading “Black hole–world’s greatest mysteries”

Big Bang

Big Bang Theory – The Beginning of Everything

As being humans, we are always curious about our existence and how we originated. Medical science has answered the questions of the origin of human beings, yet now the question remains to how did our solar system came into existence, and how did this galaxy and later the entire universe’s existence becomes a question mark for anxious humans. Scientists have been devising theories to answer such questions. One of the most popular and widely acceptable phenomenon is that of a Big Bang. Continue reading “Big Bang Theory – The Beginning of Everything”

First Ever Image of a Black Hole Expected this Year

Black holes are known for the most dense and darkest object in the universe. Our galaxy the milky way is considered hosting a black hole called Sagittarius A* (A star) at the center. To the date, no one saw a black hole ever. Black holes are only detected if surrounding material is being absorbed by some invisible object. This process emits x-rays which helps scientist to predict there could be a black hole. Continue reading “First Ever Image of a Black Hole Expected this Year”