Somewhere between Saturn and Uranus there is an asteroid called Chariklo. With some recent investigations, scientists have discovered that Chariklo has rings. An asteroid with rings, that is what they discovered. Previously it was thought that only big planets like Saturn can have rings but it would seem that scientists were wrong. Study leader Felipe Braga-Ribas said: “We weren’t looking for a ring and didn’t think small bodies like Chariklo had them at all, so the discovery – and the amazing amount of detail we saw in the system – came as a complete surprise.”
The first space-to-earth musical collaboration.
This is an amazing achievement. The song is called I.S.S. (Is Somebody Singing). Featuring Wexford Gleeks, Ed Robertson and Chris Hadfield.
So who is Chris Hadfield?
Here are some videos that will give some insight to the life of Chris Hadfield.
If you thought it was amazing to be able to send a piece of paper through a machine and then it will instantly appear on the other side of the world then you’re in for a surprise. What if you can do the same with DNA? Yes, DNA. The structured code that builds live bodies.