The Night Sky Guy – Page 2 – 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

Earth-like Planet Found Orbiting Nearest Star?

Astronomers using ESO telescopes and other facilities have found clear evidence of a planet orbiting the closest star to Earth, Proxima Centauri. The long-sought world,

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