What If the Sun Was Twice Smaller

You’ve probably never thought how much the way you live on Earth depends on the size of the Sun! The Sun is a yellow dwarf: a perfect sphere of scorching plasma, generating a magnetic field 24/7. Despite being called a dwarf, its mass is 330,000 times bigger than that of the Earth! And the diameter […]

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What If Gravity Suddenly Disappeared

Remember that unsatisfactory feeling as a kid when you’d try to jump in the air as high as possible, and something brings you back to the ground? Well, that is Gravity. Like your mother, it’s always there, it never changes, and you can’t break it’s rules. But that’s for the better! If one day, the […]

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Why Is It So Dark in Outer Space?

If you’re not a morning person, then you’d probably love living on the moon or out in space! The whole “lack of oxygen” thing aside, a ‘round-the-clock night sky sounds pretty tempting! But why is there so much light on Earth, but almost none once you leave our planet? You might think that it’s light […]

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Eclipse Hunters: Most eclipses seen! – Guinness World Records

► Subscribe for more || ► Watch the GWR’s Favourites || Eclipse enthusiast and astronomer Dr. Glenn Schneider achieved his second Guinness World Records title for most instances within the moon’s umbral shadow during a LATAM Airlines flight over the Pacific Ocean near Easter Island / Rapa Nui, Chile. Read more: ———————————————————————————————- At Guinness World […]

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