You can take advantage of the “only total lunar eclipse of 2021” which takes place on Wednesday morning May 26 when “the moon will be completely shadowed by Earth for about 14 minutes and 31 seconds”.
From the works of Isaac Asimov to Star Trek and Star Wars, science fiction presents alternative realities wherein space-faring civilizations travel throughout the universe.
On March 6th, a 340-meter-wide asteroid flew by Earth. Although relatively unnoticed this time around, this massive space rock is not gone for good – and when it returns the world will hold its breath, bracing for possible impact.
As we look in awe at the images of the red desert planet sent back by Perseverance – such as the Jezero Crater below – we also celebrate Women’s History Month, so let us take a moment to praise some of the women helping humanity reach Mars.