Where did Earth’s (and the asteroid belt’s) water come from?

Imagine a dry Earth. No waterfalls. No oceans. No beer (or people to drink it).  A sad place. Water is pretty important stuff.  In this post we will go deep into how Earth got its water (much deeper than in this post from a while back).  And since it’s connected with how Earth formed, our … More Where did Earth’s (and the asteroid belt’s) water come from?

Ode to 7 orbs

Wake up now people, I’ve got some big news! You won’t want to miss this. You don’t want to snooze. We just found some planets while we were stargazing Gather ’round, listen up. These ones are amazing! And it’s not just one new planet. There are seven! All orbiting one star up there in the … More Ode to 7 orbs