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Why the Universe Shouldn't Exist at All
Science & Tech  (tags: cosmology, astrophysics, puzzles, enigmas, questions )

Freya
- 109 days ago - cnn.com
Obviously, we know that there must be something, because we're here. If there were nothing, we couldn't ask the question. But why? Why is there something? Why is the universe not a featureless void?
From Space.Com: Particle Zoo
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrophysics, Physics, astronomy, computers, concept, discovery, history, interesting, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, world )

Fiona
- 131 days ago - space.com
At the subatomic level, the true variety and splendor of nature is on full display, with a dizzying array of particles, forces and fields all whizzing and whirring about, governed by nearly-inscrutable laws of physics.
To Find Aliens, We Must Think Of Life As We Do Not Know It
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrophysics, astrophysicist, Skibba, San Diego, California, astronomy, discovery, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, technology, world )

Fiona
- 304 days ago - aeon.co
Article by Ramin Skibba, Astrophysicist. "From blob-like jellyfish to rock-like lichens, our planet teems with such diversity of life that it is difficult to recognise some organisms as even being alive."
Astronomers Capture A Rare Wolf-Rayet Star Just Hours After It Dramatically Explodes
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, nasa, research, science, supernova, Wolf-Rayet star, astrophysics, discovery, space )

Michael
- 1518 days ago - iflscience.com
For the first time ever, scientists have gathered direct evidence that demonstrates a massive object with the characteristics of a Wolf-Rayet star met its demise in a ferocious Type IIb supernova explosion.
Paradox Solved? How Information Can Escape From a Black Hole
Science & Tech  (tags: space, black holes, astrophysics )

Freya
- 1589 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Every black hole conceals a secret -- the quantum remains of the star from which it formed, say a group of scientists, who also predict that these stars can later emerge once the black hole evaporates.
'Extreme' Star's Sudden Slowdown Stumps Astronomers
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, research, scientists, McGill, Kaspi, astrophysics, investigation, magnetar, neutron star, pulsar, space )

Michael
- 1874 days ago - cbc.ca
A rare, bizarre type of star has left astronomers scratching their heads after unexpectedly slowing down its spin.
Astrophysicist Warns Of Global Solar Storm Catastrophe
Science & Tech  (tags: news, science, tech, technology, solar-storm-warning, nasa, astronomy, astrophysics, 2012, 2013, environment, world, health, alert, warning, government, politics, ethics, dishonesty, off-beat, unusual, conspiracy, destruction, nature, space, interesting )

MAD HATTA
- 2560 days ago - solar-storm-warning.com
No high government official as of yet has stuck his or her neck out to make an official announcement about the catastrophic implications regarding NASA's standing Solar Storm Warning for 2012-2013, as to allow the global population to begin preparing.
Stephen Hawkings Black Hole Radiation Been Verified Italian Team Says
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, black holes, physics, astrophysics, science, scientists, space )

Michelle
- 2845 days ago - stumbleupon.com
Is a Nobel Prize on its way to Stephen Hawking? Hawking is world renowned for his work on gravity and black holes, including his 1974 postulation of the eponymous Hawking radiation
Summer Solstice: It's a Stormy Time for the Sun
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrophysics, scientists, Astrophysics Research Centre, Belfast, Sun, summer solstice, magnetic fields, solar flares, effect of Sun's activity on Earth )

Judy
- 2950 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
At the Astrophysics Research Centre in Belfast, we work with colleagues throughout Britain to try to understand the Sun's powerful magnetic fields, and how its multi-million-degree temperatures affect our lives.
"Was the Universe Created By A Big Bang?" -Several of the World's Leading Cosmologists Say "No"
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, astrophysics, cosmology, Big Bang )

Beatrice
- 3075 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
Several of the worlds leading astrophysicists believe there was no Big Bang that brought the universe and time into existence. Before the Big Bang, the standard theory assumes, there was no space, just nothing. Einstein merged the universe into a single e
Another Clue In The Case For Dark Matter
Science & Tech  (tags: dark matter, dark energy, energy, universe, mass, astronomy, science, research, news, world, tech, technology, astrophysics, fermi space telescope, space, nasa, discovery, concept, interesting, scientists )

PinkMindy
- 3365 days ago - sciencenews.org
The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has found new evidence that may hint at the existence of dark matter, the exotic invisible material believed to make up 85 percent of the mass of the universe.
Mystery Roar From Faraway Space Detected
Science & Tech  (tags: science, astronomy, radio waves, Cosmology, Astrophysics )

Scarlett
- 3475 days ago - space.com
Scientists have detected radio waves from deep space that are six times louder than any other radio waves ever detected. This is a HUGE order of magnitude, as the article explains.
New Planet Found in Constellation Leo
Science & Tech  (tags: science, discovery, space, technology, astrophysics, constellation, exoplanet, orbit, planet, star )

J.
- 3754 days ago - ucl.ac.uk
The new planet, dubbed GJ 436c, lies at a distance of 30 light years from the Earth and has a mass five times that of our planet, but is the smallest found to date, according to the astronomers.
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.
- 3766 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.
 

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