The Night Sky Guy – Exploring the Universe

Trekking the Sky

Star Trek and the Real Search for Earth 2.0

The new Star Trek movie beams into theaters worldwide this weekend. Join Andrew Fazekas The Night Sky Guy now as he explains the science and

Science Behind Star Trek M Class Worlds

Boldly go outside and spot some of the real-life counterparts of the show’s habitable M-class planets. In the Star Trek universe, habitable worlds abound, fueling the adventures of

Astronomy News

Exploring a Frozen Extrasolar World

Astronomers have "cracked" a very cold case with the dissection of light from the coldest known brown dwarf. In fact, the brown dwarf, named WISE

Mars’ Moons Formed by a Giant Impact

The origin of the two Martian moons, Phobos and Deimos, remained a mystery. Due to their small size and irregular shape, they strongly resembled asteroids,