FunWhat is the coldest planet?

What is the coldest planet?

If it is still considered a planet, and not a large asteroid or a planetoid as it was recently classified, Pluto is the one with the lowest temperatures in the solar system. Although it is not well known, the temperature on the Plutonian surface could reach 235 ° C below zero . Just as icy is its moon Charon , 1,172 km in diameter, which was discovered in 1978 by Jim Christy.

Another icy ball in the Solar System turns out to be Triton , Neptune's seventh moon. Recent measurements indicate that it is as cold as Pluto and its satellite, since the surface temperature is also close to -235º C. This is partly explained by its high albedo -relation between the percentage of reflected radiation and that received-.

Japanese scientists create a 'washing machine for humans'

Can you imagine taking a relaxing bath in a machine that washes you with bubbles, plays relaxing music or videos?

Insect swarms generate as much electricity as a thunderstorm

Swarms of bees can generate an electrical charge of 1,000 volts per meter, a higher voltage density than thunderclouds and electrified dust storms.

This is what the Earth's magnetic field sounds like

The shield that protects our planet sounds 'pretty scary', according to ESA engineers.

Days were only 17 hours long 2.46 billion years ago

It was when the Moon was much closer to our planet. As the centuries pass, the Moon slowly recedes and the length of our day gradually lengthens accordingly.

Women are better at doing crosswords

A new study has revealed that women have a 'small but robust' advantage over time.