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Thursday, May 19, 2022



Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn will align this month: Here's how to watch it

April 23, 2022 10:12 am

Four planets of our solar system - Venus, Mars, Saturn and Jupiter are set to align this month. Mercury is set to join the quartet around June 24 to take the count of visible planets to five.

The hubble telescope checks in with the most distant planets

November 25, 2021 6:31 pm

The results, NASA says, will help scientists understand the dynamics of huge gas giant planets both in our own solar system and around other stars, as well as provide insights into how Earth’s atmosphere works.

Explained: What plumes on Enceladus tell us about possibility of life on Saturn's Moon

July 09, 2021 7:43 am

A paper published last month in Nature Astronomy concluded that there may be unknown methane-producing processes on Enceladus that await discovery.

Largest sea on Saturn's moon Titan could be more than 1,000 feet deep

January 25, 2021 8:38 am

As a result of the new findings of the mystery moon, researchers believe that they can send a robotic submarine to Titan's biggest lake Kraken Mare

Explained: Jupiter and Saturn will meet again in the 'Great Conjunction'

December 30, 2020 3:00 pm

Great Conjunction: A pairing between any pair of planets is a conjunction. Jupiter and Saturn are the two largest planets visible to the naked eye, hence the expression ‘Great Conjunction’.

Jupiter-Saturn Great Conjunction as it happened: People glimpse 'Christmas Star' across the world

December 21, 2020 9:33 pm

Winter Solstice Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction: On Winter Solstice, the two planets will come close to the extent that they will be separated by just one-tenth of a degree in a phenomenon called the Christmas Star. 

Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction: How to watch 'once in a lifetime' celestial event tonight

December 21, 2020 2:36 pm

Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction Date, Timings: As per NASA, Saturn will be slightly fainter as it will appear to be above the largest planet of our solar system towards the left. The positions will be reversed after December 21.

Here's when Jupiter and Saturn's 'Great Conjunction' will happen this year

November 23, 2020 8:13 pm

What makes the 'Great Conjunction 2020' event so rare is that the last recorded occurrence of it dates back to July 16, 1623, which is almost four centuries ago.

Jupiter, Saturn, Moon to form a triangle in the sky: How to watch tonight

June 10, 2020 9:28 am

Back in April this year, we saw a similar wide triangle formed by Saturn, Jupiter, and the Moon.

This bizarre exoplanet is the core of a gas giant like Jupiter that lost its gas

April 15, 2020 12:31 pm

The exoplanet TOI-849b that revolves around its star TOI-849 could be the remnant core of a gas giant.