On my way back from leading my annual Paleontology dig in Kansas, I stopped to talk with some friends and got to interact up close with hundreds of American Bison, also called the "buffalo" in olden days.
Venus has surface features that indicate a young age for this rocky planet and evidence of violent occurrences similar to some we have experienced on planet Earth. Learn more about the crater on this planet named after the man who led to the creation of radar detection.
Venus has a thick covering of clouds and solar winds blowing at up to 220 MPH. What makes Venus the 3rd brightest object in the night sky? What makes Venus' thick atmosphere unique compared to that of Earth?