Arrokoth Sheds More Light On How The Planets Form

A recent batch of data collected by the New Horizon spacecraft provides valuable insight related to the formations of planetesimals. The New Horizons spacecraft flew past an ancient object from…

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NASA Chooses Another Name for a Space Rock After the Nazi Controversy

NASA has renamed a space rock after controversy appeared about the old name, which apparently had Nazi connections. The object was known as Ultima Thule. The name was chosen, and…

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Odd Space Rock From the Kuiper Belt Named Arrokoth

The edgy, weird-shaped rock was firstly discovered in 2014 with the help of the Hubble Space Telescope by astronomer Marc Buie. The New Horizons team made public recently that they…

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