Scientists studying freshly fallen snow in Antarctica have uncovered a rare isotope of iron in the interstellar dust hidden inside it, suggesting the dust showed up recently. This discovery could give us crucial information about the history of stellar explosions in our galactic neighbourhood. We know that cosmic dust is drifting down to Earth all … Continue reading “Combat Dust for the First Time in Antarctica!”
On its way back to a space rock, NASA’s asteroid chaser spacecraft would swing by Earth. Osirix-Rex was launched a year back and swung by planet Earth, right above Antarctica within 17,700 kilometres.
The Atlas V rocket is scheduled to launch the NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M from the Space Launch Complex 41 in August.
It is found that there is an existence of microbes that can help us manage the green house gases, deep below the sheet of the Antarctic ice sheet.