Science Journals RSS Feeds
Sponsored Links
Recent Comments

    Astronomy

    The Milky Way gobbled up a galaxy one quarter of its mass 10 billion years ago in a "violent collision" that didn't fully settle for eons, astronomers said in new research published Monday. [...]
    Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    Gas-giant planets orbiting close to other stars have powerful magnetic fields, many times stronger than our own Jupiter, according to a new study by a team of astrophysicists. It is the first time the strength of these fields has been calculated from observations. [...]
    Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    An astronomer from the University of Hawaiʻi Institute for Astronomy (IfA) and an international team published a new study that reveals more of the vast cosmic structure surrounding our Milky Way galaxy. [...]
    Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    When observed with the unaided eye, Omega Centauri, the object in this image, appears as a fuzzy, faint star. But the blue orb we see here is, in fact, a collection of stars—10 million of them. You cannot count them all, but in this sharp, beautiful image you can see a few of the numerous pinpoints of bright light that make up this unique cluster. [...]
    Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    LightSail 2, the brainchild of the Planetary Society, has released two new gorgeous images of Earth. The small spacecraft is currently in orbit at about 720 km, and the LightSail 2 mission team is putting it through its paces in preparation for solar sail deployment sometime on or after Sunday, July 21st. [...]
    Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    Is there life on planets outside our solar system? How did stars and galaxies form in the earliest years of the universe? How do black holes shape galaxies? [...]
    Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    China's Tiangong-2 space lab successfully re-entered the Earth's atmosphere Friday under controlled conditions, completing the latest round of experiments in Beijing's ambitious space programme. [...]
    Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    Ever stand up too quickly and see stars? Fainting from low blood pressure can be dangerous for astronauts as well as for patients. With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing approaching, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers are publishing heart-related space research that helps us to understand the problem of low blood pressure. [...]
    Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    What started as an internet joke has generated a stern military warning after more than a million people "signed up" to "raid" Area 51—a secretive military installation in Southern Nevada long fancied by conspiracy theorists to be hiding evidence of a crashed UFO with aliens. The purpose of the planned raid is in order to "see them aliens." In the following Q&A, astronomy professor Jason Wright discusses the public's interest in answering the age-old question: Are we alone? [...]
    Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    Rocks collected from the moon 50 years ago and analyzed by an international team of scientists, including from the Australian National University (ANU), dispel any notion that the lunar landing was faked, an ANU expert says. [...]
    Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Source: Physorg space news Category: ASTRONOMY
    Sponsored Links
    Archives

    Copyright © 2013. All Rights Reserved.