Best Space Images of 2016

- 2 January 2017

As we embark on a new year, there are plenty of awesome things to look forward to, especially in the space-arena. But before we get excited about all the mysteries that are about to unfold this year, let’s take a look back at some of the most amazing images captured by the space program.

Mercury May Be Shrinking!

- 20 November 2016

A recent discovery by NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft, indicates that Mercury may be contracting and shrinking in size. Researchers believe this may be due to the interior of Mercury cooling. When this happened the one plate of its lithosphere contracted and bent forming a distinguishable valley.