Answers to Space Science Questions

Answers to questions about space science, astronomy, rockets, planets, galaxies, stars...

11 September 2018

Why is there so much distance between them?

11 September 2018

Does the size of a planet determine the size of the life forms that live there?

12 June 2018

Dark matter exists all throughout the universe...right?

12 June 2018

Things get very strange indeed inside a black hole, but what would Earth look like?

05 June 2018

Could we eat aliens?

15 May 2018

And why all the confusion with Pluto?

15 May 2018

Is it gas the whole way through?

15 May 2018

Sunsets on the red planet aren't what you'd expect...

20 February 2018

Should we be worried about an asteroid apocalypse?

20 February 2018

What can we learn from studying the sun?

20 February 2018

Gravity shields - sci fi or sci fact?

05 December 2017

Any why do we have two tides a day?

05 December 2017

How big can star systems get?

03 October 2017

Would Saturn's moon make a nice holiday home?

03 October 2017

There's a big gap between Mars and Jupiter: but why?

13 June 2017

It's difficult to look into the sun or visit this giant ball of fire, so how do we know that it rotates on its own...

13 June 2017

Once it's flung off into space, what actually happens to used spacecrafts?

13 June 2017

Jupiter is referred to as a gas giant, does this mean it is gas all the whole way through, and you could fly through it?

13 June 2017

Cosmology and symmetry go hand in hand. If there are black holes, are there such things as white holes as well?

23 May 2017

I know there have been many missions to the moon and it's incredible to think humans have walked on its surface!...