Fermi Paradox: Dark Forest Theory

The Dark Forest Theory is a possible explanation for the Fermi Paradox, albeit a darker and unappealing possibility. The Fermi Paradox, named after physicist Enrico Fermi who conceived the idea, poses a simple yet dauntingly perplexing premise: 1)      If there are...

Cannonball Pulsar Detected Blazing Through Space

On March 19, 2019, NASA announced that astronomers using NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and the Very Large Array discovered a “Cannonball” pulsar on a swift trajectory, blazing through the Milky Way at 2.5 million miles per hour, five times faster than the...