UNH Researchers find space radiation is increasingly more hazardous

DURHAM, N.H. – It may seem like something from a science fiction plot – astronauts taking a trip into deep space being bombarded by cosmic rays – however radiation... Read more »

All galaxies rotate once every billion years

In a study released March 14 in The Month-to-month Notifications of the Royal Astronomical Society, astronomers revealed the discovery that galaxies turn about when every billion years, no matter... Read more »

Double or nothing: Astronomers rethink quasar environment

IMAGE: Stars suggest quasars and intense (faint) galaxies at the very same date are revealed as circles (dots). The galaxy overdensity with regard to the typical density is revealed... Read more »

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch Read more »

15 new planets confirmed around cool dwarf stars

Researchers report the presence of 15 brand-new worlds– consisting of one ‘super-Earth’ that might harbor liquid water– orbiting little, cool stars near our planetary system. These stars, called red... Read more »

McDonald Observatory to Train National Park Service in Skywatching Programs for Visitors

The University of Texas at Austin McDonald Observatory has actually participated in a collaboration with the National forest Service (NPS) to train park rangers in bringing the marvels of... Read more »

NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Hola drenching Vanuatu, New Caledonia

Cyclone Hola was dropping heavy rains on Vanuatu and New Caledonia when the Global Rainfall Measurement objective or GPM core satellite passed overhead. There are local cautions for Vanuatu... Read more »

Three NASA satellites recreate solar eruption in 3-D

The more solar observatories, the merrier: Researchers have actually established brand-new designs to see how shocks connected with coronal mass ejections, or CMEs, propagate from the Sun– an effort... Read more »

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Dual Side Booster Landing

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Double Side Booster Landing Read more »

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP Satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Hola over Vanuatu

IMAGE: On Mar. 8 at 0230 UTC (Mar. 7 at 9: 30 p.m. EST) NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite recorded a noticeable picture of Hurricane Hola over Vanuatu in the... Read more »