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What moons in other solar systems reveal about planets like Neptune and Jupiter

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An exomoon hundreds of times the size of Earth might help astronomers find planets where life may thrive.…
Milky Way Raids Intergalactic “Bank Accounts” Hubble Study Finds

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Audit of the Milky Way’s gas flow rates reveals a mysterious surplus of inflowing gas. Astronomers have discovered…
AI technique does double duty spanning cosmic and subatomic scales

October 3, 2019

While high-energy physics and cosmology seem worlds apart in terms of sheer scale, physicists and cosmologists at Argonne…
Growing old together: a sharper look at black holes and their host galaxies

October 2, 2019

Some relationships are written in the stars. That’s definitely the case for supermassive black holes and their host…
New Technique for Estimating the Mass of a Black Hole

September 29, 2019

Black holes are the one the most intriguing and awe-inspiring forces of nature. They are also one of…
Gaute Hagen: Supercomputing the universe’s building blocks

September 26, 2019

At the nexus of theory and computation, physicist Gaute Hagen of the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National…
Black Hole Seeds Missing in Cosmic Garden

September 25, 2019

In the vast garden of the universe, the heaviest black holes grew from seeds. Nourished by the gas…
Let’s Talk About Black Holes

September 25, 2019

Recently, there was a press release about the regular dining habits of a supermassive black hole. Not only…
Better Than Earth? Are There Superhabitable Worlds In The Milky Way?

September 24, 2019

It have been said many times in the past that the Earth is the best planet in the…
Deep dive for dark matter may aid all of data science

September 20, 2019

A Rice University scientist and his colleagues are booting their search for dark matter into a study they hope will…
The Most Massive Neutron Star has been Found. It is ALMOST the Most Massive Neutron Star Even Possible

September 18, 2019

Neutron stars are the end-state of massive stars that have spent their fuel and exploded as supernovae. There’s…
Astronomers Find a Supermassive Black Hole That is Feasting on a Regular Schedule, Every 9 Hours

September 13, 2019

Astronomers have found a supermassive black hole (SMBH) with an unusually regular feeding schedule. The behemoth is an…
Towering Balloon-like Features Discovered near Center of the Milky Way

September 12, 2019

An international team of astronomers has discovered one of the largest features ever observed in the center of…
Hubble Has Looked at the 2017 Kilonova Explosion Almost a Dozen Times, Watching it Slowly Fade Away

September 12, 2019

In 2017, LIGO (Laser-Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory) and Virgo detected gravitational waves coming from the merger of two…
Black hole at the center of our galaxy appears to be getting hungrier

September 12, 2019

UCLA astronomers notice brightest light in 24 years of observations. The enormous black hole at the center of…
This is Why Saturn’s Rotation is So Hard to Measure

September 10, 2019

For a rocky planet, finding the length of a day can be simple. Just pick a reference point…
Gravitational Wave Detectors Might be Able to Detect Dark Matter Particles Colliding With Their Mirrors

September 10, 2019

The field of astronomy has been revolutionized thanks to the first-ever detection of gravitational waves (GWs). Since the…
Using gravity to map the radio emission beams of neutron stars

September 9, 2019

Researchers have been successful in mapping the topography of both magnetic poles of a pulsar for the first…
Planetary Collisions Can Drop the Internal Pressures in Planets

September 5, 2019

Researchers present a new paradigm for understanding how pressures in planets evolve. A new study from Caltech shows…
Study Reveals “Radical” Wrinkle in Forming Complex Carbon Molecules in Space

September 4, 2019

Unique experiments at Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source shine a light on a new pathway for carbon chemistry…
There Could be Planets Out There Which are Even More Habitable than Earth

August 27, 2019

When searching for potentially habitable exoplanets, scientists are forced to take the low-hanging fruit approach. Since Earth is…
Earth is an Exoplanet to Aliens. This is What They’d See

August 22, 2019

The study of exoplanets has matured considerably in the last ten years. During this time, the majority of…
Neutron Star Suffers a “Glitch”, Gives Astronomers a Glimpse Into How They Work

August 15, 2019

What, exactly, is the inside of a neutron star like? A neutron star is what remains after a…
Artwork by Carl Knox, OzGrav ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery. Artist illustration of the three neutron star components revealed during the 2016 Vela glitch'.
Glitch in Neutron Star Reveals Its Hidden Secrets

August 14, 2019

If parts of the neutron star interior start to move outwards, the star spins faster. This is called…
Repeating outflows of hot wind found close to black hole

August 12, 2019

An international team of astrophysicists from Southampton, Oxford and South Africa have detected a very hot, dense outflowing…
A Monster Black Hole has been Found with 40 Billion Times the Mass of the Sun

August 12, 2019

If contemplating the vast size of astronomical objects makes you feel rather puny and insignificant, then this new…
Virtual “Universe Machine” Sheds Light on Galaxy Evolution

August 12, 2019

By creating millions of virtual universes and comparing them to observations of actual galaxies, a UA-led research team…
Dark Matter may Predate even the Big Bang Itself, New Study Suggest

August 8, 2019

Writing in a study published in the journal Physical Review Letters, a researcher from Johns Hopkins University (JHU)…
Maybe Dark Matter is Warm, Not Cold?

August 8, 2019

Since the “Golden Age of General Relativity” in the 1960s, scientists have held that much of the Universe…
What Are Light Echoes? Using Reflections Of Light To See Even Further Back In Time

August 7, 2019

When we look outward into space, we’re looking backwards in time. That’s because light moves, at the speed…
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