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So astronomers have supposedly detected the probable presence of another, Neptune-sized planet in the outer Solar System. When can we expect this to be confirmed by telescope or other means?

So astronomers have supposedly detected the probable presence of another, Neptune-sized planet in the outer Solar System. When can we expect this to be confirmed by telescope or other means? submitted by hobodude34 [link] [4 comments] Source: reddit answers: a

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Who said something like: The dream of man is to stand on a distant planet and look beyond it to the next??

Who said something like: The dream of man is to stand on a distant planet and look beyond it to the next?? Who said the dream of man is to stand on a distant planet and look beyond it to

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Does anyone know of a Mountain Dew commercial from maybe 25 years ago where a guy climbs a mountain, throws a soda, and it goes into orbit and the guy then catches it after orbiting the planet. It’s extra credit if I can find it for physics.

Does anyone know of a Mountain Dew commercial from maybe 25 years ago where a guy climbs a mountain, throws a soda, and it goes into orbit and the guy then catches it after orbiting the planet. It’s extra credit

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What’s the blue dot (planet?) in the lower left of this eclipse picture that I took on Sept 27th?

What’s the blue dot (planet?) in the lower left of this eclipse picture that I took on Sept 27th? eclipse picture submitted by jkthird [link] [2 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL Humans are the kings and queens of the planet when it comes to long-distance running. We can outrun every animal on the planet, and run in conditions that no other animal can run in.

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TIL Humans are the kings and queens of the planet when it comes to long-distance running. We can outrun every animal on the planet, and run in conditions that no other animal can run in. submitted by fagers91 [link] [2665

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Planet earth net worth?

Planet earth net worth? Would anyone know the actual net worth of planet earth in terms of national and personal wealth? Meaning, if someone took all the money in existence and made a pile of it, and then converted it

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TIL the man that figured out how old Planet Earth really is was the same one who discovered world-wide environmental lead contamination which eventually lead to leaded gasoline’s banning.

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TIL the man that figured out how old Planet Earth really is was the same one who discovered world-wide environmental lead contamination which eventually lead to leaded gasoline’s banning. submitted by N19h7m4r3 [link] [268 comments] Source: top scoring links :

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TIL: That there’s a blue planet that rains glass 63 light years away.

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TIL: That there’s a blue planet that rains glass 63 light years away. submitted by Sippingin [link] [719 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL that, in July 2005, the British radio station Planet Rock invited their listeners to select a singer, guitarist, bassist and drummer to create the “ideal supergroup”. The members of Led Zeppelin won in each category.

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TIL that, in July 2005, the British radio station Planet Rock invited their listeners to select a singer, guitarist, bassist and drummer to create the “ideal supergroup”. The members of Led Zeppelin won in each category. submitted by InmostJoy [link]

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TIL that when asked if he thinks his book genuinely upsets people, Salman Rushdie said “The world is full of things that upset people. But most of us deal with it and move on and don’t try and burn the planet down. There is no right in the world not to be offended. That right simply doesn’t exist”

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TIL that when asked if he thinks his book genuinely upsets people, Salman Rushdie said “The world is full of things that upset people. But most of us deal with it and move on and don’t try and burn the

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