The Sun

The Sun- History and Facts of The Star We Call The Sun

What Is The Origin Of The Sun? Centuries ago, the Incas of Peru called themselves "Children of the Sun", and performed ceremonies in the worship of the...
radio telescope

What Is A Radio Telescope?

Radio Telescope The first telescope was invented in 1608 by a Dutch optician called Hans Lippershey. Before that, even as far back as the 13th...
saturn

What Are The Rings Around Saturn?

Rings of Saturn In 1610, Galileo, the man who first explored the heavens with a telescope, first noticed something strange about Saturn- it seemed to...
Meteors

What Are Meteors Made of?

Meteors also called "shooting stars", have long been a mystery to man! Today, astronomers feel they have a pretty good idea of what meteors are....
Comet

Can A Comet Explode?

In olden times, people trembled with fear when they saw a comet. They believed that comets were comets were evil signs foretelling plagues, wars, and...
Astronomy

How Did Ancient Astronomers Picture The Universe?

Ancient Astronomy It is much harder for us to understand the universe as we know it today than it was for ancient man to grasp...
solar system

What Is The Solar System?

The Solar System Explained! Nowadays we hear about "flying Sauces", and people and people wonder if there are other worlds where some sort of living creature...
universe

Does The Universe Ever End?

Ultimate Fate of the Universe! When astronomers use the word "universe", they mean space and all the heavenly bodies contained in it. It is impossible for...
STONE AGE

WHAT WAS THE STONE AGE?

THE STONE AGE Far back in period, before the man could write, was a period of time referred to as stone age. Man did not begin to write until about 5,000 years in...
Cave Men

Who Were The Early Cave Men?

First Cave Men! The Initial cavemen, living 1000's of years ago, assembled caves and rock shelters his home. In actual fact, some of the initial cave...