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Low Frequency Array Ireland officially launched
PHYS.ORG On 27 July 2017, the newly built Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) station in Ireland will be officially opened. This extends the largest radio telescope in the world, connecting to its central core of antennas in the... 17 minutes
scientists unveil new 3 d view of galaxies Scientists unveil new 3-D view of galaxies
PHYS.ORG VIDEO For many years astronomers have struggled to get good-quality 3-D data of galaxies. Although this technique is very powerful as it allows researchers to "dissect" objects, this was a slow process as each galaxy... 17 minutes
Astronomers may have found an exomoon, and Hubble is going to check
SCIENCE-NEWS A distant object may be the first exomoon detected. 3 hours
Hubble Spies Cosmic ‘David and Goliath’ in Gravitational Dance
SCI-NEWS.COM This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope features two stunning galaxies — the compact elliptical galaxy NGC... 17 hours
Ethereal Orion Nebula wows scientists with dazzling portrait - CNET
CNET A new image of the Orion Nebula Cluster that reveals the inner workings of the fabulous formation has astronomers thrilled. 20 hours
Galactic David and Goliath
SCIENCE DAILY The gravitational dance between two galaxies in our local neighbourhood has led to intriguing visual features in both as witnessed in this new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image. The tiny NGC 1510 and its colossal neighbour NGC 1512 are at... 21 hours
Galactic David and Goliath
PHYS.ORG The gravitational dance between two galaxies in our local neighbourhood has led to intriguing visual features in both as witnessed in this new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image. The tiny NGC 1510 and its colossal neighbour NGC 1512 are at... 22 hours
Baby stars discovered in Orion Nebula Cluster
Sky News Astronomers have discovered and photographed three different populations of baby stars within the Orion Nebula Cluster. 22 hours
A tale of three stellar cities: Three different populations of baby stars
SCIENCE DAILY Using new observations from ESO's VLT Survey Telescope, astronomers have discovered three different populations of baby stars within the Orion Nebula Cluster. This unexpected... 22 hours
A tale of three stellar cities
PHYS.ORG Using new observations from ESO's VLT Survey Telescope, astronomers have discovered three different populations of baby stars within the Orion Nebula Cluster. This unexpected discovery adds very valuable new insights for the understanding of how such... 1 day
The Latest: Telescope official looks forward to next steps
ABC NEWS A hearings officer is recommending that a construction permit be granted for a giant telescope planned for a Hawaii mountain summit that some consider sacred 1 day
Judge recommends contested giant Hawaii telescope for permit
ABC NEWS A hearings officer is recommending that a construction permit be granted for a giant telescope planned for a Hawaii mountain summit that some consider sacred 1 day
astronomers find young galaxies that appeared soon after the big bang Astronomers Find Young Galaxies that Appeared Soon After the Big Bang
ASTRO WATCH ASU astronomers Sangeeta Malhotra and James Rhoads, working with international teams in Chile and... 2 days
Dawn of the cosmos: Seeing galaxies that appeared soon after the Big Bang
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have discovered 23 young galaxies, seen as they were 800 million years after the Big Bang. 2 days
Gamma-ray burst captured in unprecedented detail
SCIENCE DAILY Gamma-ray bursts are among the most energetic and explosive events in the universe. They are also short-lived, lasting from a few milliseconds to about a minute. This has made it tough for astronomers to observe a... 2 days
NASA's webbcam shows Webb telescope chilling in Chamber A
PHYS.ORG The temperature of Chamber A at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston is steadily dropping, creating a frigid environment for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope that is in stark contrast... 2 days
Massive star's dying blast caught by rapid-response telescopes
PHYS.ORG In June 2016, an international team of 31 astronomers, led by the University of Maryland's Eleanora Troja and including Arizona State University's Nathaniel Butler, caught a massive star as it died in... 2 days
Why looking for aliens is good for society (even if there aren't any)
PHYS.ORG The search for life elsewhere in the universe is one of the most compelling aspects of modern science. Given its scientific importance,... 2 days
Four new short-period giant planets discovered
PHYS.ORG (Phys.org)—Astronomers have detected four new giant exoplanets as part of the Hungarian-made Automated Telescope Network-South (HATSouth) exoplanet survey. The newly found alien worlds are about the size of Jupiter, but less massive. They transit moderately bright... 2 days
'Spectacular' Spiral Galaxy Shines in View from Very Large Telescope (Photo, Video)
SPACE.COM The European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT) has captured a stunning image of spiral galaxy Messier 77. 2 days
Not Aliens: Weird Radio Signal from Star Likely Has Duller Explanation
LIVE SCIENCE A strange radio signal that seemed to emanate from a small nearby star probably came from Earth-orbiting satellites, astronomers said. 2 days
Venus's turbulent atmosphere
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers shed light on the so far unexplored nightside circulation at the upper cloud level of Venus. Researchers have discovered unexpected patterns of slow motion and abundant stationary waves in Venus's nighttime sky. 2 days
Team uses airborne telescopes to study Sun and Mercury during total solar eclipse
PHYS.ORG A team led by Southwest Research Institute will use airborne telescopes aboard NASA research aircraft to study the solar corona and Mercury's... 3 days
Magnetic quantum objects in a 'nano egg carton'
PHYS.ORG Magnetic quantum objects in superconductors, so-called "fluxons," are particularly suitable for the storage and processing of data bits. Computer circuits based on fluxons could be operated with significantly higher speed while dissipating... 3 days
Discovery of a rare quadruple gravitational lens candidate with Pan-STARRS
PHYS.ORG Astronomers from the United States Naval Observatory (USNO) in conjunction with colleagues from the University of California, Davis, and Rutgers University have discovered the first quadruple gravitational lens... 3 days
newly discovered asteroid 2017 om1 to whiz by earth on tuesday Newly Discovered Asteroid 2017 OM1 to Whiz by Earth on Tuesday
ASTRO WATCH A newly discovered asteroid, designated 2017 OM1, is about to give Earth a close... 4 days
‘Making Contact’ chronicles an astronomer’s struggle to find E.T.
SCIENCE-NEWS For decades, astronomer Jill Tarter led the hunt for extraterrestrial intelligence, as detailed in a new biography. 4 days
Hubble sees beauty in fuzzy Hunting Dogs galaxy - CNET
CNET A diffuse galaxy tucked away in the Hunting Dogs constellation gets a moment in the spotlight thanks to a lovely Hubble Space Telescope image. 4 days
Fewer big rogue planets roam the galaxy, recount shows
SCIENCE-NEWS Jupiter-mass planets without parent solar systems are less common than astronomers thought, a new study suggests. 4 days
nasa may privatize one of its great observatories NASA may privatize one of its great observatories
SPACE NEWS At a meeting last week, Paul Hertz, director of NASA's astrophysics division, said NASA would "welcome" proposals to take over... 4 days
Hunting molecules with the Murchison Widefield Array
PHYS.ORG Astronomers have used an Australian radio telescope to observe molecular signatures from stars, gas and dust in our galaxy, which could lead to the detection of complex molecules that are precursors to life. 4 days
New Type Ia supernova discovered using gravitational lensing
PHYS.ORG (Phys.org)—Using gravitational lensing, an international team of astronomers has detected a new Type Ia supernova. The newly discovered lensed supernova was found behind the galaxy cluster known as MOO J1014+0038. The findings... 4 days
Image: Hubble's galaxy NGC 4242
PHYS.ORG Tucked away in the small northern constellation of Canes Venatici (The Hunting Dogs) is the galaxy NGC 4242, shown here as seen by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The galaxy lies some 30 million light-years from us. At... 4 days
Astronomers Spot Most Distant Superluminous Supernova Yet
SCI-NEWS.COM At a distance of 10 billion light-years, DES15E2mlf — a Type I superluminous supernova (SLSN-I) spotted by the Dark Energy Survey collaboration... 4 days
Mapping dark matter
PHYS.ORG About eighty-five percent of the matter in the universe is in the form of dark matter, whose nature remains a mystery. The rest of the matter in the universe is of the kind found in atoms. Astronomers studying the evolution... 4 days
Hubble Observes NGC 4248
SCI-NEWS.COM NASA has released a stunning image snapped by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the irregular/spiral galaxy NGC 4248. NGC 4248 is a small galaxy — perhaps an... 4 days
‘Weird!’ Signal from Ross 128 isn’t from Extraterrestrial Intelligence, Astronomers Say
SCI-NEWS.COM Professor Abel Méndez, Director of the Planetary Habitability Laboratory and a planetary astrobiologist at... 5 days
Today in Space! July 23, 1999: Chandra X-Ray Observatory Deployed in Space
SPACE.COM Find out what happened on July 23, 1999, when the space shuttle Columbia launched into orbit and deployed the Chandra X-ray Observatory. 5 days
superluminous supernova marks the death of a star at cosmic high noon Superluminous Supernova Marks the Death of a Star at Cosmic High Noon
ASTRO WATCH The death of a massive star in a distant galaxy 10 billion years ago created a rare superluminous supernova that astronomers say is one... 5 days
hunting molecules with the mwa Hunting Molecules with the MWA
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have used an Australian radio telescope to observe molecular signatures from stars, gas and dust in our galaxy, which could lead to the detection of... 5 days
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ASTRO WATCH The international Spitzer Adaptation of the Red-sequence Cluster Survey (SpARCS)... 6 days
spiral arms allow school children to weigh black holes Spiral Arms Allow School Children to Weigh Black Holes
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, and the University of Minnesota Duluth, USA, have provided a way... 6 days
ground breaking ground based images of planets obtained by pic net pro am team Ground-Breaking Ground-Based Images of Planets Obtained by Pic-Net Pro-Am Team
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Speedy Mars Moon Zips Around Red Planet in Amazing NASA Video
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Not Aliens: Weird Radio Signal from Star Likely Has Duller Explanation
SPACE.COM A strange radio signal that seemed to emanate from a small nearby star probably came from Earth-orbiting satellites, astronomers said. 7 days
'Mystery' signal from space is solved. It's not aliens
PHYS.ORG Astronomers have finally solved the mystery of peculiar signals coming from a nearby star, a story that sparked intense public speculation this week that perhaps, finally, alien life had been... 7 days
those weird radio waves that were puzzling astronomers have a new explanation Those weird radio waves that were puzzling astronomers have a new explanation
THE VERGE Last week, astronomers at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico announced they had picked up some strange radio signals coming from a small red... 7 days
Superluminous supernova marks the death of a star at cosmic high noon
PHYS.ORG The death of a massive star in a distant galaxy 10 billion years ago created a rare superluminous supernova that astronomers say is one... 7 days
the team that took us to pluto briefly spotted their next target at the edge of the solar system The team that took us to Pluto briefly spotted their next target at the edge of the Solar System
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Hubble Space Telescope Spots Martian Moon Phobos
SCI-NEWS.COM When the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observed Mars near opposition on May 12, 2016, Phobos — the larger and inner of the... 1 week
New ways developed to see the formation of stars in the Milky Way
PHYS.ORG A research team led by Adler Planetarium astronomer Dr. Grace Wolf-Chase has discovered new evidence of stars forming in our Milky Way... 1 week
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Scientists unveil new 3-D view of galaxies
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