K2 18b Has a Damp Atmosphere

In 2015 Kepler found this planet orbiting a red dwarf star some 110 light years from Earth, twice as wide as Earth, and has eight times Earth’s mass. It's not exactly Earth-like, but it does orbit within the habitable zone of that star. In 2016 and 2017 using the Hubble, a team discovered that the... Continue Reading →

Water, water, everywhere but not a drop to drink

Do we face a crisis as stated in the 1797-1798 poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge? (Wikipedia link) Intrigued about the discovery of water on Mars as well as articles on rising oceans, unclean drinking water, and better desalinization, it has come to our attention that our most valuable resource... Continue Reading →

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