These ‘super puff’ planets have the same density as cotton candy - Jaime Bonetti Zeller

These ‘super puff’ planets have the same density as cotton candy

Article Published by: popsci.com Their impossible fluffiness has researchers scratching their heads. With each new alien planet discovered, the astronomical catalog of bizarre worlds and systems swells. “Hot Jupiters” huddle closer to their host stars than Mercury. “Circumbinary” planets circle two stars at once. One “super earth”...

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The biggest barrier to future space exploration is in our heads - Jaime Bonetti Zeller

The biggest barrier to future space exploration is in our heads

Article Published by: fastcompany.com With enough time, the technological challenges of sending humans to Mars and beyond are solvable. But psychologically, we’re not ready to leave our home. BY JARED LINDZON In 1945 British science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke—now best known for 2001: A Space Odyssey—correctly predicted...

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