Now There’s a Marathon to Run Around the World?!

By Richard K. Noots Have you ever ran a marathon? Was it some piddly 25 miles? Ha! You Wouldn’t last a day in Earthathon. Or maybe you would … Inspired by people who want to raise awareness and save the world (as always), Earthathon is a race that has you competing online worldwide to see who can finish 25,000 miles the fastest! They…

Guess What? Space is Actually Loud. Like, Super Loud!

By Richard K. Noots Despite what we think, sound does not only travel through air. That’s just the only our feeble ears can pick it. Sound actually travels through anything, even space. So, what do we do with that knowledge? Find out what planets sound like, that’s what! Whether or not you knew your planet made a loud, ghoulish sound, now that you…

Guess What? There Was a Solar Flare You Missed!

By Richard K. Noots Solar flares are pretty much a common occurrence in our star system. While many people think a solar flare could be what causes the world to end, they’re most likely wrong. Regardless, seeing this astronomical event is an amazing feat, and it does interact with the Earth’s Magnetosphere. This guy happens to pretty much explain everything…