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Black Holes Reveal More Secrets
Science & Tech  (tags: Scientists, have unlocked, some of the secrets, behind black holes, gravitational fields, known for sucking up light & stars, from the Universe, US researchers, University of Boston team, astronomers, jet streams of particles, close to light speed )

Sharon
- 2308 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Scientists say they have unlocked some of the secrets behind black holes,the gravitational fields known for sucking up light & stars from the Universe.The streams originate in the magnetic field near the edge of the blackhole,within this region that the j
Scientists Detect Amino Acetonitrile Near the Center of Our Milky Way
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, discovery, astrophysics, acetonitrile, amino, astronomers, glycine, interstellar, molecule, spectral, telescope, Australia Telescope Compact Array, Radioastronomy, Millimetre and Submillimetre Astronomy )

J.
- 2336 days ago - mpg.de
A new organic molecule was found in space with a 30 metre radio telescope in Spain and two radio interferometers in France and Australia in the "Large Molecule Heimat", a giant gas cloud near the galactic center in the constellation Sagittarius B2.
NASA Satellite Detects Record Gamma Ray Burst Explosion Halfway Across Universe
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, discovery, news, nasa, afterglow, astronomers, burst, explosion, gamma, space, star, Swift )

J.
- 2343 days ago - nasa.gov
NASA's Swift's Burst Alert Telescope picked up the burst at 2:12 AM EDT,19 March. Swift's other two instruments, the X-ray Telescope and the Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope, also observed brilliant afterglows.
'Hundreds of Worlds' in Milky Way
Science & Tech  (tags: Hundreds of worlds, Milky Way, planets, Rocky planets, undiscovered worlds, Solar System, Scientists, astronomers, Future studies, New findings, American Association for the Advancement, Sun-like stars, Earth-like planets, discovery )

Sharon
- 2375 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Rocky planets,possibly with conditions suitable for life,may be more common in our galaxy.New evidence suggests more than half the Sun-like stars in the Milky Way could have similar planetary systems,may also be 100's of undiscovered worlds in Solar Syst
Time Travel Russia's in...
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, space, NewTechnology, scientists, study, Astronomers )

Ange
- 2382 days ago - thesun.co.uk
Gateway to tomorrow for unexpected visitors from the future?....... Giant atom-smashing machine could open the door & tear a hole in the fabric of space & time?..........
Light Echoes Whisper the Distance to a Star
Science & Tech  (tags: science, news, technology, astronomers, Cepheid, distance, galaxies, nebula, star, telescope, astronomy, research, discovery, space, study )

J.
- 2382 days ago - alphagalileo.org
An ESO telescope measured the distance of a bright star located towards the constellation of Puppis ('the Stern') Cepheid.Observations of the echoes on several nebula features found the distance of RS Pup was 6500 light years,plus or minus 90 years.
Coming Feb. 20: Total Eclipse of the Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: eclipse, space, astronomy, Astronomers, moon )

JSun
- 2382 days ago - space.com
Given clear skies, about three billion potential eclipse viewers will be able to partake in the spectacle of the full moon becoming completely immersed in the Earth's shadow.
Scientists Fear Aliens May Be Rolling Stones Fans
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, technology, Astronomers, astronomy, astronauts, interesting )

Rob
- 2385 days ago - mixx.com
Several scientists have taken issue with NASA's recent decision to broadcast the Beatles' song "Across the Universe" into the far reaches of space
Galaxy Without Dark Matter Puzzles Astronomers
Science & Tech  (tags: science, interesting, discovery, space, study, astronomy, Astronomers, concept, unexplained )

Carla
- 2386 days ago - space.newscientist.com
Dark matter is supposed to be spread throughout the universe, but a new study reports a spiral galaxy that seems to be empty of the stuff, and astrophysicists cannot easily explain why
Rogue Stars: The Miscreants of Our Galaxy
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomers, astronomy, rogue stars, space, interesting )

Laurel
- 2386 days ago - space.com
A young star speeding away from the Milky Way is in fact an alien visitor, astronomers have confirmed. The wayward object is one of several rogues that are giving astronomers a glimpse into the volatile nature of our galaxy and others.
Astronomers Look for Exploding Black Holes
Science & Tech  (tags: space, research, science, scientists, Astronomers, astronomy, concept, environment, discovery, news )

Suzybell
- 2391 days ago - nature.com
A group of radio astronomers has begun looking for signals from small, exploding black holes. The search is a long shot, but if it finds anything, it could be the best evidence yet for extra dimensions beyond the paltry four that we live in.The Universe
NASA Cranks Up the Tunes, to Beam The Beatles Into Deep Space
Science & Tech  (tags: Astronomers, astronomy, computer, computers, discovery, humans, interesting, internet, technology, space, scientists, science, world, study, research )

Michael
- 2392 days ago - networkworld.com
If you are an alien flying around in your spaceship or just lounging around your interplanetary pool listening to tunes, you will get a treat on Feb. 4 as or the first time ever, NASA will beam a song -- The Beatles' "Across the Universe" -- into space.
The End to a Mystery?
Science & Tech  (tags: Astronomers, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, interesting, new, research, science, technology, space, study, M81 )

J.
- 2392 days ago - stfc.ac.uk
4% of the universe is made of known material-the other 96% is traditionally labeled into two sectors,dark matter& dark energy.Astronomers believe they can 'simplify the dark side of the universe' by shedding new light on two of its mysterious constituents
Weird
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, astronomy, Astronomers, interesting, humans, research, technology, science, scientists, space, study, world )


- 2393 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Weird "Spider," Volcanism Discovered on Mercury
First Image of Approaching Asteroid
Science & Tech  (tags: asteroid, astronomers, astronomy, nasa, space, interesting )

Laurel
- 2395 days ago - space.com
Astronomers have obtained the first images of an asteroid on course to make its closest approach to Earth on Tuesday, showing the space rock is lopsided.

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