Miryam Samad

Miryam Samad

The Osiris-Rex Mission explained: what did we learn from it? The Osiris-Rex Mission explained: what did we learn from it?

Launched on September 8, 2016, on ULA's Atlas V rocket, the Osiris-Rex mission dropped a capsule containing samples of a near-by asteroid nearly a month ago, on September 24th, 2023. Here’s everything you need to know. Osiris-Rex landed on Bennu, an asteroid that is half a kilometer

Oct 11, 2023 2 mins

Habitable Exoplanets: what are they? Habitable Exoplanets: what are they?

Exoplanets are planets that are beyond our planetary system. We have discovered over 5,000 of them already over the course of many years of space exploration and observations, and we estimate billions of them to exist in our galaxy alone. However, not all of them hold the term “habitable”

Oct 2, 2023 3 mins