When planets form, where should they move? Towards their host star? In the other direction? The authors of today’s paper show that this is not obvious!
From radar mystery to volcanic history: dating Venus’ lava flows with temperature-sensitive minerals
When and where were the most recent volcanic eruptions on Venus? Ferroelectric minerals on the planet’s highest peaks might offer new clues…
To round out #BlackInAstroWeek2021, we interview planetary scientist, STEM educator, and #BlackInAstro co-organiser Bryné Hadnott!
It’s nice to have the conclusion of a paper in its title – Super-Jupiters migrate outward. Today, let’s investigate what exactly this means!
Special Delivery! Could the Earth’s water have arrived from the asteroid belt?
Welcome aboard the Astrobites Airlines with service from the Earth to Planet 9! Get ready for a long and exciting journey to the outer Solar System!