Space

Astrophysicists Just Saw an Ancient Dormant “Monster Galaxy” Dating Back to Big Bang That's Floating Dead in the Universe

An ancient ultra-massive “monster galaxy” has been discovered floating dead in the universe. According to the report from CNN,...

Scarlett James
Friday, 07 February 2020 - 12:37PM

These Double White Dwarf Binary Star Systems Should Not Exist – But Scientists Just Discovered 98 of Them

A team of researchers working at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian has discovered almost 100 double white dwarf...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 06 February 2020 - 10:00AM

A Stunning Stellar Outcome: ALMA Sees the Aftermath of a Fight to the Death Between Binary Stars

According to an official release from the European Southern Observatory (ESO), astronomers using the Atacama Large...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 - 9:52AM

There Is a ‘Budget’ for How Many Black Holes Can Exist in Our Universe According to New Research from Vanderbilt University Astrophysicist

A newly released study led by a Vanderbilt University astrophysicist has established a potential universal “budget” for how many...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 04 February 2020 - 9:16AM

Astronomers Eye New ‘Invisible’ Stars Using One Key Principle Predicted by Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity

An international team of astronomers using three years of data from the European Space Agency’s Gaia Observatory has discovered –...

Scarlett James
Monday, 03 February 2020 - 10:42AM

Einstein Was Right: Scientists Spot White Dwarf Star Dragging Space-Time Around Like A Security Blanket

A team of scientists has spotted evidence of a star “dragging” space-time around with it, like Linus with his blanket in old...

Scarlett James
Friday, 31 January 2020 - 1:16PM

Boiling-Hot Popcorn Kernels of Plasma the Size of Texas Revealed in Highest-Resolution Photo of the Sun Ever Taken

New images released from the National Science Foundation’s Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope in Hawai’i are currently the most...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 12:05PM

This Planet’s Atmosphere Is Melting – Meet KELT-9b, a Hot Jupiter Exoplanet That ‘Rips Apart’ Own Molecules

According to a report from CNN, new data from the soon-to-be-decommissioned NASA Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed that the...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 - 9:12AM

Top-Secret California Space Start-Up SpinLaunch Receives Additional $35 Million for Mysterious 'High-Speed Vehicle'

A California space start-up just secured $35 million in funding to launch satellites using “a high-speed vehicle,” according to...

Scarlett James
Monday, 27 January 2020 - 12:05PM

‘We Don't Know What They Found’ – LIGO Detects Gravitational Wave Burst Washing Over Earth

On January 14, 2020, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (or LIGO) picked up a burst of gravitational waves...

Scarlett James
Friday, 24 January 2020 - 9:34AM

NASA Is Turning Off the Spitzer Space Telescope Forever After 16 Years in Space – Find Out Why

NASA is preparing to decommission the Spitzer Space Telescope after over a decade spent studying the Universe in infrared...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 23 January 2020 - 9:33AM

'Closest Multi-Planetary System To Us' – Light Signals Observed From Potential Super-Earth Just 4 Light-Years Away

A new signal emanating from space has been traced to what astronomers believe is a new super-Earth orbiting our second-closest star,...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 16 January 2020 - 6:52PM

Chicago Field Museum Scientists Find 'Presolar Grains' of Stardust in Australian Meteorite – It's Now the Oldest Solid Matter Ever Discovered

What is currently the oldest solid material on Earth has just been discovered hiding in an ancient Australian meteorite, according to...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 15 January 2020 - 9:28AM

This Star Holds the Key to New Research Unlocking Exact Date the Milky Way Devoured Dwarf Galaxy Gaia-Enceladus

Over 10 billion years ago, the Milky Way galaxy devoured a smaller dwarf galaxy named Gaia-Enceladus. We can see the wreckage in the...

Scarlett James
Monday, 13 January 2020 - 5:02PM

The Intervenusian Asteroid '2020 AV2' Is the First of Its Kind – And Now the Second-Closest Object to the Sun

The very first “intervenusian” asteroid has been confirmed, according to reports from Live Science and The Virtual Telescope...

Scarlett James
Monday, 13 January 2020 - 12:16PM

Astronomers Spot Strongest Proof Yet for Cold Dark Matter "Clumps" in Universe Using New Observation Techniques with Hubble

Astronomers using an innovative new observation technique on the Hubble Telescope have uncovered the strongest proof yet for the...

Scarlett James
Friday, 10 January 2020 - 1:52PM

Tatooine Discovered? NASA's TESS Satellite Finds Exoplanet With Two Suns, Thanks to High School Intern

While the rest of you have already stopped going to the gym despite your resolutions to "get fit" in 2020, NASA's TESS satellite has...

Gart Williams
Thursday, 09 January 2020 - 3:41PM

NASA’s Alien-Hunting TESS Telescope Finds First Earth-Like Planet Within the Habitable Zone

NASA reports that the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite – or TESS – just returned data revealing its first Earth-like...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 09 January 2020 - 2:13PM

NASA's SOFIA Telescope Offers a Breathtaking Look at the Milky Way's Galactic Core Spanning Over 600 Light-Years

NASA has just released truly stunning panoramic view of the Milky Way galaxy using the infrared camera on its airborne telescope, the...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 08 January 2020 - 11:50AM

ALMA Telescope Spies Two Supermassive Black Holes On A Collision Course As Their Host Galaxies Smash Into Each Other

The Atacama Large Millimeter Array telescope in Chile just imaged two supermassive black holes being hurled towards each other as...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 08 January 2020 - 9:32AM