Virtual Telescope Readies to Image Black Hole's 'Ring of Fire' : DNews
The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) now spans the diameter of our planet and, when the vast project goes online, astronomers will get their fi
Strange case of M82 X-1: A rare midsize black hole | EarthSky.org
A black hole candidate known as M82 X-1 appears to have a mass of about 400 suns, making it one of only half a dozen suspected midsize black
Chile Earthquake Aftershocks Felt in Bolivia, Peru
A strong 8.2-magnitude earthquake has struck off the northwest coast of Chile, killing at least six people and setting off a small tsunami t
Comet Siding Spring To Come Closest To Mars On Oct 19
A comet named Siding Spring will have a very close encounter with the red planet Mars, says NASA. It will be a joyous moment. Classified as
Quantum Supergravity Could Explain Weirdness of Black Holes | Science | ...
Physicists have searched for a theory of quantum gravity for 80 years. But every proposed theory of how gravity particles might behave faces
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In the beginning, brilliant astronomer Carl Sagan created the classic family-friendly science show “Cosmos.” And it was good. So good that 3
Planets near the Beta Pictoris might have some life form in them - The A...
Cambridge astronomers detected a giant poisonous cloud forming around the star Beta Pictoris and they believed that might be proof that a gi
Milky Way snack time: Supermassive black hole to consume gas cloud
As gas cloud G2 speeds towards Sagittarius A*, a supermassive black hole at our galaxy’s center, astronomers are getting ready to have some
Distant black hole moves at half the speed of light
About six billion light years away from Earth, astronomers discovered a distant black hole, moving at half the speed of light. It has been h
Astronomers find new superpowered small black hole
A collaborative study of the nearby galaxy M83 by American and Australian astronomers has yielded the discovery of a new superpowered small
Apache attack helicopters can finally see in color
New tech just revealed by the U.S. Army allows AH-64 Apache helicopter pilots to see targeting and surveillance data in full, high-resolutio
248-Million-Year Old Fossil Shows Mother Reptile In Act Of Giving Live B...
An ancient fossil specimen recovered in China shows a mother reptile in the middle of the giving live birth. The 248 million-year-old fossil
What Google really means when it calls Android 'open'
Google loves to woo app makers to Android by whispering the sweet sounds of 'openness' and 'open source' in their ears. While that's not ent