Answer: It’s estimated that we’re zooming through space at a whopping 330 miles per second! This calculation is reached by factoring in the rotation of our Milky Way galaxy, as well as its movement across space. Scientists disagree on an exact number, but if this one is correct, we’ve hurtled 12,000 miles across space in the last minute!
HOKU: Hoku means “star”.
The Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems, or PISCES, is a Hawaii State Government Aerospace Agency located in beautiful Hilo, Hawaii.
The Center is part of the State Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism (DBEDT) and conducts environmentally safe tests on Hawaii’s volcanic terrain to validate advanced space technologies under the jurisdiction of the Hawaii State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR).