Astronomy

Colorful Pluto

Colorful Pluto

Pluto,, is more colorful than we can see. Color data and images of taken by the robotic New Horizons spacecraft during its flyby in July, have been digitally combined to give this enhanced view of our Solar System’s most famous dwarf planet.

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By |September 2, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Double Black Hole inside a nearby Quasar

Double Black Hole inside a nearby Quasar

By using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have found that the nearest galaxy to Earth (Mrk 231) hosting a quasar, is powered by two central black holes furiously whirling about each other.

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By |September 1, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Hawking solved how information could escape Black Holes

Hawking solved how information could escape Black Holes (1)

Stephen Hawking announced during at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, in Sweden, that he has solved how you could escape a black hole.   Watch the video…

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By |August 27, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

The Lonely mysterious Mountain

The Lonely Mountain on Ceres

Spotted by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft, this peculiar conical lonely mountain on Ceres from a distance of 915 miles (1,470 kilometers), stands 4 miles (6 kilometers) high.

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By |August 26, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Explore Mars with Curiosity rover

Experience Curiosity

You can explore Mars with ‘Experience Curiosity,’ a new handy simulator by NASA JPL.

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By |August 24, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Biggest feature in the Universe

Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs)

Astronomers discovered the largest feature in the universe, which lies 5 billion light years across.

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By |August 22, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Huge ‘Eiffel tower’ in the Sun, about 7 earth diameters high

Huge 'Eiffel tower' in the Sun, about 7 earth diameters high

Photographer Göran Strand noticed an odd shape coming off the Sun, a huge ‘Eiffel tower’ flare, about 7 earth diameters high.

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By |August 19, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Jupiter-like exoplanet unveils secrets of our Solar System formation

New planet, called 51 Eridani (Eri) b

By looking at younger star systems in the early stages of development, astronomers can better learn how our solar system evolved.

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By |August 16, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

How and when to watch the Perseids Meteor Shower

 Perseids Meteor Shower

Perseid meteor shower peaks just after midnight on a moonless mid-August night. It should put on a great show this year.

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By |August 13, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Our Universe is dying

Our Universe is dying

Astronomers studied 200,000 galaxies to measure the rate at which our Universe is emitting energy and concluded that is dying.

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By |August 12, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: |