If you've ever seen (or eaten) space food, you'll know that most of it is pretty unappetizing. But as this list compiled by A&D proves, there's more to space food than freeze-dried packets of powdered ice-cream and weird tubes of semi liquids.
What is the real make-up of our cosmos? Energy and matter, space and time? Is there an innate mind to the universe, or multiverse? Is the entire thing purely a mathematical construct, or is mathematics merely a human construct? A lot of questions that just lead to more questions...
Psalm 8: "Oh Lord our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth... when I look at the heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and stars which you have set in place, what is man that you are mindful of him?"
"Porque é depois de conhecermos as Estrelas, que passamos a andar pela terra com o olhar virado para o céu."
The Mysterious Rings of Supernova 1987A What's causing those odd rings insupernova 1987A? Thirty years ago, in 1987, the brightest supernova in recent history was seen in theLarge Magellanic Cloud. At the center of the featured picture is an object central to the remains of the violent stellar explosion.Image Credit: ESA/Hubble, NASA