Sexism is harmful even if you are ‘Startalk’

On Monday, March 18th the official account of Startalk Radio republished a meme which many find it offensive.…

‘Artemis’: A Book Review

Andy Weir’s Artemis is an adventure story that happens on the moon. While the science foundation and accuracy of this book are as strong as his last blockbuster novel, The Martian, the characters are suffering from lack of developments and they fall into the trap of known clichés.…

The Far Side of the Moon

For people who are interested in space exploration, 2019 is already becoming a historic year. Just a few hours after the new year, the New Horizons probe did a fly by near a far far object named, Ultima Thule. A small and peanut-shaped object inside the Kuiper belt.…

Morality of CRISPR-Cas 9

One of the most controversial science stories of the 2018, was about a Chinese scientist, who has been claiming that he successfully has altered the DNA of a twins using CRISPR-Cas9, a relativity new, powerful and cheap gene-editing tools. There are many questions and doubts about the scientific…

INO: Behind the dream

  Mahmoud Ghomi, also known as Moshaver-al-Molk Mahmoudi, was among 42 students who had been sent to Europe by the governmental scholarship in 1858 to learn the modern science and technology. This was the first group of Iranian students who were selected to learn modern science and bring…

Space Force: The Battle for Final Frontiers

  There are things that president Trump likes them very much. He loves the crowd size of his inauguration, He loves the golf, and he loves ratings, he loves the wall. And now there is the space force.…

Drones: From Earth to the clouds of Venus and beyond

Before Venus became the hottest and most hostile planet of our solar system, it could host a vast ocean of liquid water and even now, it could be habitable for some microbial life.…

TESS, A New exoplanet hunter

Falconry; This is the name of a sport and ancient method of hunting. In this method, hunters are using trained falcons to hunt. Now it is time for a galactic falconry. This time the planet hunters will use a Falcon to send their trap to space. Their targets are extrasolar…

Earthquakes of Iran in 2017

In 2017, Iran had experienced more than 180 earthquakes with the magnitude of 2.5 in the scale of Richter or more.…

In the memory of Bruce McCandless

This kind of news always is coming like a racking ball. You never can be ready for them. You know that someday you will face with them but, still, they put you in a state of shock.…