It's also a good day to learn more about the scientist behind the feat, Leon Foucault.
The Perihelion tends to happen two weeks after the December Solstice.
South Korea recently became the seventh country to explore the Moon.
"Thanks for staying with me."
The HAKUTO-R mission is well on its way to make a landing on the Moon.
According to the United Nations, Earth's population has reached 8 billion. The majority of growth has come from Asian and Sub-Saharan African nations.
The partial solar eclipse was visible from Europe and parts of Africa and Asia.
The Lucy spacecraft took incredible pictures on its recent close pass to the Earth.
There is a distinct 100,000-square-kilometer region of the ancient crust beneath much of the western Yilgarn Craton, cropping out in the Narryer Terrane, according to the researchers.
The previous record was on July 19, 2020, when we gained 1.4602 milliseconds.
"Conservation means the wise use of the earth and its resources for the lasting good of men." -Gifford Pinchot
The DSCVR satellite captured the patch of darkness cast over Antarctica from 1.5 million kilometers away.
It can only be observed using large telescopes for two week every April.
About 90% of the sun's energy now ends up in the world's oceans, further increasing ocean temperatures and causing more ice caps to melt, a NASA analysis has found.
Humanity has sent about 30 spacecraft and landers to Mars since the space age began.
The 51st anniversary of Earth Day will be celebrated this year.
UN inspection of abandoned oil tanker off Yemen delayed until March
According to new research published in The Cryosphere, the Earth has lost a total of 28 trillion metric tons of ice in the last 23 years — equivalent to a 100-meter-thick (330 feet) sheet of ice enough to cover the whole U.K.
NASA's CNEOS said asteroid 2020 SO will get as close as 140,000 miles from Earth when it zips by the planet next month. The moon is about 239,000 miles from Earth.
NASA said that due to the atmospheric differences between Earth and Mars, sounds will be lower in volume on the red planet.
NASA researchers found a significant decline in nitrogen dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere. The global nitrogen dioxide concentrations were reduced by 20% due to restrictions brought about by the pandemic during its peak.
NASA recently shared an image of a planetary nebula identified as IC 4593. The dying star exudes a bubble that appears purple in the X-rays from Chandra, making it comparable to amethysts found here on Earth.
The Northern Taurid meteor shower is set to peak Wednesday night. The perfect time to gaze at the evening sky would be around dawn, in a place away from light pollution.
NASA's asteroid tracker revealed that a 787-foot near-Earth object will be passing by the planet this week. The giant asteroid will be making its flyby on Saturday at 4:45 a.m. EST.
An exoplanet with a 100 km-deep lava ocean as been discovered. According to scientits, around two-thirds of K2-141b has permanent daylight due to its proximity to its host star.