keeping up with the kosmos

The Moon is the Rihanna of celestial objects. Here's why.

Stay up to date with the latest cosmic gossip from across the universe.

Rihanna photo: Tim P. Whitby/Getty; Moon photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty

WASP-79b is a gaseous giant exoplanet with scorching temperatures, iron rain and yellow skies.


Joe Exotic photo: Netflix; WASP-79b photo: NASA

Just like Joe Exotic, the exoplanet is possibly the only one of its kind. And the more we probe into the characteristics of this pair, the more confused we are, and unable to understand the origin of their behavior.