OMG SPACE is a project by designer Margot Trudell ”to communicate to people what we’ve managed to accomplish in space exploration in simple terms”.
View all (ready to print) planet infographics at silent-t.com/projects/omgspace
Solar flares more powerful than previously thought
Learning more about solar flares can help scientists better predict the weather and prepare the Earth for disruptive solar storms.
Diamond planet discovered by astronomers
If a diamond truly is a girl’s best friend, then astronomers working from Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia may have just discovered the supreme BFF: an entire planet made of solid diamond. The planet may even sparkle like a disco ball when light shines on it.
I love how sometimes the universe is just completely silly. Diamond planet indeed.