Month: September 2019

Nasa catches black hole destroying a star

To enjoy the CBBC Newsround website at its best you will need to have JavaScript turned on.WATCH: The star being destroyed by the black hole [Animation: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center]Nasa’s planet-hunting Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has watched a black hole pull apart a star from start to finish. When a star moves too…

Space Photos of the Week: The ISS is Out of This World

The International Space Station is a football-field-sized science laboratory that orbits some 250 miles above Earth. Usually between three to nine people are on board at any time, and while it seems like they’re probably playing with floating water and watching their hair do funny things, they’re actually doing a lot of science.In any case,…