The new theory proposes that our solar system entered into a gravitational interaction with this dark matter. The outcome was asteroids having their orbits changed and one of these heading toward Earth.
The appearance of comets is thought of as a bad omen in many cultures around the world. The appearance of a comet is often seen as a sign of destructive and tragic events, which will come to pass in the near future.
Are you superstitious? Do not worry - many people are. Even coffee lovers have their share of superstitious beliefs. Here are some of the most common superstitions associated with coffee.
A group of Russian and Italian scientists have managed to find categorical evidence to support the claim that life on Earth was bought from an asteroid from outer space.
Scientists designed a spacecraft whose purpose is to protect the Earth from asteroid attacks. The flying machine named Gravity Tractor toured constantly in the air.
At the end of October and beginning of November, we will witness the movement of the Orions - a meteor shower formed from the tail of Halley's Comet.
The recorded history of asteroids began in the 18th century. Even back then it was known that the distances between the planets and the sun follow the Titius–Bode law.
Within days we'll be able to clearly see the most remarkable cosmic event of the summer - the Perseids meteor shower.
In Denmark for example, broken objects bring happiness. The Danes gather up all broken objects and bring them to friends and relatives on New Year's eve.
At the beginning of December of this year, we may witness the passing of the comet ISON. Scientists predict that looking at the comet will be akin to looking at a full moon.
Wearing a cross is one of the most widespread rituals for luck and well-being in the Christian world. Believers all over the world wear the cross in the hopes of it protecting and guiding them in life.
When will the Apocalypse occur? Take a look at the most discussed scenarios about the end of the world - atomic bomb, alien invasion, asteroid collision, pandemic. Nostradamus and Mayans.