No Picture

Jupiter in the picture again

The New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on Jupiter to get a gravity assist for its travel to Pluto. Here’s a picture of Jupiter from the NH spacecraft. "Mission scientists also will use this flyby…

No Picture

Going to Dwarf Planet Pluto

On January 19, 2006, the New Horizon Mission to Pluto was launched. That was before Pluto lost its status as a planet, becoming a dwarf planet instead, cause for great commotion. The probe is now…

No Picture

The star of Bethlehem

If we’re talking Christmas, we’re talking Star of Bethlehem. Did it exist? Was it really there? No, it didn’t exist because we know nothing about the historical birth of Jesus. We only know what the…