beautiful night sky

Astronomical Instruments and their uses

Stars participating in their little constellation drama, galaxies spiraling art, oh and there comes the spotlight, the moon, planets, clusters, nebulae, the sparkling fireworks, the meteorites and just so much more we don’t even know.

tardigrade

Surviving Space With Tardigrades

A European team of researchers had sent a bunch of living tardigrades to orbit the earth by putting them on the outside of a FOTON – M3 rocket for 10 days. When returned back to earth it was seen that 68% of the tardigrades that were sent to space actually survived.