Different Types of Asteroids (C, S, and M) – The Definitive Guide

Many people think of asteroids as being small chunks of rock that drift aimlessly and randomly through space. The reality, of course, is a little different, but it wasn’t until relatively recently that we began to discover more about them. For example, we now have a better idea of their origins and their composition. Asteroids … Read more

Top 10 Night Sky Objects for Astronomy Beginners

Your first telescope or binocular has just arrived and now you can’t wait to try it out. Trust me, I remember this feeling very well. The universe is calling and it want to be discovered by you. There are so many exciting objects to explore. So, what to aim your telescope at?  I created a … Read more

Asteroid Mining – Know Everything About It

We’ve been to the Moon and we’ve explored the planets and asteroids, but some have plans to do far more than simply visit these distant places. While previous expeditions have almost all been in the name of science, there’s now another incentive for private companies to return. The asteroids, in particular, could become an invaluable … Read more