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the electric sands of titan The Electric Sands of Titan
ASTRO WATCH Experiments led by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology suggest the particles that cover the surface of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, are “electrically charged.” When... 16 hours
planetary waves first found on earth are discovered on sun Planetary Waves, First Found on Earth, Are Discovered on Sun
ASTRO WATCH The same kind of large-scale planetary waves that meander through the atmosphere high above Earth's surface... 17 hours
vlt spots brand new type of star formation VLT Spots Brand-New Type of Star Formation
ASTRO WATCH Observations using ESO’s Very Large Telescope have revealed stars forming within powerful outflows of material blasted out from supermassive black holes at... 18 hours
nustar probes puzzling galaxy merger NuSTAR Probes Puzzling Galaxy Merger
ASTRO WATCH A supermassive black hole inside a tiny galaxy is challenging scientists' ideas about what happens when two galaxies become one. Was 49 is the name of... 19 hours
one of the largest giant radio galaxies discovered by astronomers One of the Largest Giant Radio Galaxies Discovered by Astronomers
ASTRO WATCH An international team of astronomers led by Alex Clarke of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics... 2 days
quantum communicating with the extraterrestrial intelligence Quantum Communicating with the Extraterrestrial Intelligence
ASTRO WATCH Humanity is facing now the dawn of a new technological era involving quantum mechanics in almost all aspects of social life, from computation to... 2 days
eva 40 spacewalkers prepare iss docking module for relocation EVA-40 Spacewalkers Prepare ISS Docking Module for Relocation
ASTRO WATCH Two International Space Station (ISS) astronauts ventured outside the outpost on the first of three planned spacewalks to prepare for... 2 days
astronomers identify purest most massive brown dwarf Astronomers Identify Purest, Most Massive Brown Dwarf
ASTRO WATCH An international team of astronomers has identified a record breaking brown dwarf (a star too small for nuclear fusion) with the 'purest'... 2 days
the secrets of galaxies at one click The Secrets of Galaxies at One Click
ASTRO WATCH An algorithm developed by the Spanish IAC researcher Sebastián Hidalgo will be used for the first time at the international distributed computing... 2 days
astronomers find unexpected dust obscured star formation in normal distant galaxy Astronomers Find Unexpected, Dust-obscured Star Formation in Normal Distant Galaxy
ASTRO WATCH Pushing the limits of the largest single-aperture millimeter telescope in the world, and coupling it with... 3 days
new portal to unveil the dark sector of the universe New Portal to Unveil the Dark Sector of the Universe
ASTRO WATCH Once upon a time, the Universe was just a hot soup of particles. In those days,... 3 days
milky way like galaxies in early universe embedded in super halos Milky Way-like Galaxies in Early Universe Embedded in 'Super Halos'
ASTRO WATCH By harnessing the extreme sensitivity of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), astronomers have directly observed... 3 days
fledgling stars try to prevent their neighbors from birthing planets Fledgling Stars Try to Prevent Their Neighbors from Birthing Planets
ASTRO WATCH Newly formed stars are surrounded by a disc of dense gas and dust. This is called... 3 days
andromeda s bright x ray mystery solved by nustar Andromeda's Bright X-Ray Mystery Solved by NuSTAR
ASTRO WATCH The Milky Way's close neighbor, Andromeda, features a dominant source of high-energy X-ray emission, but its identity was mysterious until now. As... 4 days
gravitational wave kicks monster black hole out of galactic core Gravitational Wave Kicks Monster Black Hole Out Of Galactic Core
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have uncovered a supermassive black hole that has been propelled out of the center of... 4 days
tracing aromatic molecules in the early universe Tracing Aromatic Molecules in the Early Universe
ASTRO WATCH A molecule found in car engine exhaust fumes that is thought to have contributed to the origin of life on Earth has... 4 days
universe s ultraviolet background could provide clues about missing galaxies Universe’s Ultraviolet Background Could Provide Clues About Missing Galaxies
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have developed a way to detect the ultraviolet (UV) background of the Universe, which could help explain... 5 days
citizen scientists to bring zombie astrophotos back to life Citizen Scientists to Bring Zombie Astrophotos Back to Life
ASTRO WATCH A new citizen-science project will rescue tens of thousands of potentially valuable cosmic images that are mostly dead... 5 days
new study maps space dust in 3 d New Study Maps Space Dust in 3-D
ASTRO WATCH Consider that the Earth is just a giant cosmic dust bunny—a big bundle of debris amassed from exploded stars. We Earthlings are... 5 days
breaking the supermassive black hole speed limit Breaking the Supermassive Black Hole Speed Limit
ASTRO WATCH A new computer simulation helps explain the existence of puzzling supermassive black holes observed in the early universe. The simulation is based... 6 days
riding drifting carousel to understand pulsars Riding ‘Drifting Carousel' to Understand Pulsars
ASTRO WATCH What sounds like a stomach-turning ride at an amusement park might hold the key to unraveling the mysterious mechanism that causes beams of radio... 6 days
from black holes to helium From Black Holes to Helium
ASTRO WATCH A team of scientists has discovered that a law controlling the bizarre behavior of black holes out in space—is also true for cold helium atoms that... 7 days
collapsing cliff reveals comet s interior Collapsing Cliff Reveals Comet's Interior
ASTRO WATCH Rosetta scientists have made the first compelling link between an outburst of dust and gas and the collapse of a prominent cliff, which also exposed the... 7 days
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