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Ripples in space-time suggest a black hole swallowed a neutron star
If confirmed, it would be the first neutron star-black hole merger ever detected.
Aug 20, 2019 01:00 UTC Science Read More

Astronomers discover a massive super-Jupiter hiding around nearby star
A monster-sized planet tugs on its host star just enough for researchers to pinpoint it 63 light-years away.
Aug 20, 2019 00:13 UTC Science Read More

Scientists extract hydrogen gas from oil and bitumen, giving potential pollution-free energy
Scientists have developed a large-scale economical method to extract hydrogen (H2) from oil sands (natural bitumen) and oil fields. This can be used to power…
Aug 19, 2019 21:59 UTC Science Read More

ExoMars Parachute Test Fails, for the Second Time
Next year, the European Space Agency (ESA) will be sending the ExoMars 2020 mission to the Red Planet. This mission consists of an ESA-built rover…
Aug 19, 2019 21:01 UTC Science Read More

Like Mercury, a nearby 'lava world' is probably lacking an atmosphere
Last year, a nearby rocky world was spotted by NASA's planet-hunting telescope TESS. Now, astronomers have been able to observe the planet using the…
Aug 19, 2019 20:26 UTC Science Read More

The Moon Shines Brighter Than the Sun... in Gamma Rays
The Moon is brighter than the Sun, if you're measuring it in gamma rays. Sorta. NASA publicized this interesting factoid in a press release last week while…
Aug 19, 2019 20:09 UTC Science Read More

New planet discovered in orbit of young Milky Way star
A second planet has been discovered circling Beta Pictoris, a fledgling star in our own galaxy offering astronomers a rare glimpse of a planetary system in the…
Aug 19, 2019 20:00 UTC Science Read More

A doomed comet just fell into the sun
On Thursday, Aug. 15, the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) watched a comet meet its demise as the dirty snowball dove directly into the sun,…
Aug 19, 2019 19:04 UTC Science Read More

New planet discovered in orbit of young Milky Way star
A second planet has been discovered circling Beta Pictoris, a fledgling star in our own galaxy offering astronomers a rare glimpse of a planetary system in the…
Aug 19, 2019 18:44 UTC Science Read More

The weird, repeating signals from deep space just tripled
Fast radio bursts are getting more attention from scientists, who can now detect more of them.
Aug 19, 2019 17:53 UTC Science Read More

Climate Science: A Source of "Anti-Greenhouse Gas" Is Hidden in Marsh Mud
The smell that wafts off of the ocean is instantly recognizable: Sometimes it smells *fresh* and clean, but other times it's a little clammy, briny, or sulfuric. That smell…
Aug 19, 2019 14:59 UTC Science Read More

Wired for sound: A third wave emerges in integrated circuits
Optical fibres are our global nervous system, transporting terabytes of data across the planet in the blink of an eye.
Aug 19, 2019 14:59 UTC Science Read More

Hundreds of extreme self-citing scientists revealed in new database
Some highly cited academics seem to be heavy self-promoters — but researchers warn against policing self-citation.
Aug 19, 2019 13:25 UTC Science Read More

There was a big spark — 75 times brighter than usual — from the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way
The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky just lit up brighter than ever before. Researchers who made the discover initially thought that they.
Aug 19, 2019 13:08 UTC Science Read More

'Social networks' could tease new particles out of collider data
Large numbers of particle collision events could be analysed by placing them within “social networks” that organize events according to their degrees of…
Aug 19, 2019 11:30 UTC Science Read More

'Evil-Genius' Neutrino Gun Could Finally Unmask the Tiniest Particles in the Universe
These giant experiments are searching for the most-elusive ghost particles in the universe.
Aug 19, 2019 10:59 UTC Science Read More

India On The Moon: Date Of Landing Attempt Confirmed For 'Moon Vehicle 2' At Lunar South Pole
The Indian Space Research Organisation has confirmed when its Chandrayaan 2 probe will attempt to land on the moon to study the surface and search for…
Aug 19, 2019 07:34 UTC Science Read More

Viewing Tips for Peak of Perseid Meteor Shower Tonight
The Perseid meteor shower is upon us. It is the most famous and active meteor shower of the year with up to 80 meteors an hour leaving long trails across the.
Aug 19, 2019 00:56 UTC Science Read More

Alabama native ready to lead NASA back to the moon
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, left, hands off the space agency's astronaut lunar landing program Aug. 16, 2019 to Human Landing Systems Program…
Aug 17, 2019 20:44 UTC Science Read More

Asteroid shock: NASA preparing for ‘colossal God of Chaos’ rock to arrive in next 10 years
NASA has already begun preparations for the arrival of asteroid 99942 Apophis - dubbed the 'God of Chaos' asteroid - which will skim past the earth in 10 years.
Aug 17, 2019 19:36 UTC Science Read More

NASA wants to send two more missions to Mars to collect rock samples
With its Mars 2020 mission, NASA hopes to collect samples from the surface of the planet when it launches next year. The challenge is how to get those samples…
Aug 17, 2019 17:51 UTC Science Read More

NASA and SpaceX practice Crew Dragon evacuation procedure with astronaut recovery vessel
NASA and SpaceX continue their joint preparations for the eventually astronaut crew missions that SpaceX will fly for the agency, with a test of the emergency…
Aug 17, 2019 17:25 UTC Science Read More

China successfully conducts first launch of Smart Dragon-1 small satellite launch vehicle
For the fourth time in less than 10 months – and the second one to claim a successful flight – China has debuted a new small satellite launch vehicle based on…
Aug 17, 2019 16:50 UTC Science Read More


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