From the blistering Sahara Desert to freezing Antarctica, extreme temperatures are not foreign to the 8.7 million species that inhabit Earth. However, Earth’s temperatures mostly fluctuate within a predictable range, making it hospitable for life. The same cannot be said for the universe.
The universe has a magnitude that’s hard to gauge – it’s constantly expanding and has no center due to which much of the universe is unexplored by humans. LiveScience reports space is very cold, colder than planets, moons or asteroids, due to the absence of energy-absorbing matter.
However, scientists have discovered a place that’s colder than the space. Here’s the coldest place in the universe.
Where on Earth:What is the hottest temperature ever recorded?
What is the hottest planet?: In our solar system, it’s not the one closest to the Sun.
What is the coldest place in the universe?
According to National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the coldest place in the universe is the Boomerang Nebula. NASA reported that “at a cosmologically crisp one degree Kelvin,” the Boomerang Nebula takes the title of the coldest place in the known universe.