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40 Interesting Facts about the Moon for kids and adults

The moon is an astronomical body that brightens dark nights and decorates our skies. Everyone, even a child, can point out and show the moon. It is something hard to miss in our magnificent skies. Throughout centuries the moon was a crucial tool for humans to perform their daily activities and conduct their religious rituals. […]

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10 Interesting facts about Neil Armstrong

Anyone with at least a little knowledge of astronomy may know about Neil Armstrong. He was the first person to set foot on the unknown grounds of the moon. He became the hero of astronomy. Also, the hero who gave “one giant leap for mankind.” Here, I wanted to share some facts about this great […]

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Why is space junk a problem?

According to the NASA, there are about 500,000 pieces of space junk orbiting our earth. Now, let’s focus on why is space junk a problem. Firstly, they are orbiting around the earth with the speed up to 17,500 mph. That means even a small object traveling at such speed can damage the spacecraft or a satellite. […]

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5 Deepest Man Made Holes

In this post, we gathered a list of 5 deepest man-made holes. The Berkley Pit Berkley pit is the open pit for copper mining. Its overall depth reaches about 1780 ft (543 m). Anaconda Copper and Atlantic Richfield Companies operated it between the years of 1955 and 1982. Currently, It is filled with water to […]