How to weigh stars with gravitational lensing

Every star in the Milky Way remains in movement. But since of the ranges their modifications in position, the so-called appropriate movements, are extremely little and can just be... Read more »

A dozen new moons of Jupiter discovered, including one ‘oddball’

Washington, DC–Twelvenew moons orbiting Jupiter have actually been discovered–11″normal” external moons, and one that they’re calling an “oddball.” This brings Jupiter’s overall number of understood moons to a tremendous... Read more »

Fragment of impacting asteroid recovered in Botswana

OnSaturday, June 23, 2018, a group of specialists from Botswana, South Africa, Finland and the United States of America recovered a fresh meteorite in Botswana ´ s(********************************************************************************************************************************* )(********************************************************************************************** )(***************************************************************************************************************... Read more »

The Gaia Sausage: The major collision that changed the Milky Way galaxy

IMAGE: An impression of the encounter in between the Milky Way galaxy and the smaller sized Sausage galaxy about 8 billion to 10 billion years earlier. The record of... Read more »

Researchers find last of universe’s missing ordinary matter

IMAGE: A simulation of the cosmic web, or scattered tendrils of gas linking galaxies throughout deep space. view more  Credit: NASA, ESA, E. Hallman (CU Boulder) Researchers at the... Read more »

Hunting molecules to find new planets

IMAGE: The world ends up being noticeable when trying to find WATER or COmolecules However, as there is no CH4 nor NH3 in its environment, it stays invisble when... Read more »

Engineers solve excessive heat removal from NASA’s Webb Telescope

How will NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope shed the heat created by its science instruments and their supporting electronic devices? To anybody who is not an engineer or researcher,... Read more »

Supercomputer astronomy: The next generation

IMAGE: With a theoretical peak efficiency of 3.087 petaflops, ATERUI II is the world’s fastest supercomputer for astrophysical simulations. view more  Credit: NAOJ ProfessorEiichiro Kokubo, the CfCA Project Director... Read more »

Astronomers observe unprecedented detail in pulsar 6,500 light-years from Earth

IMAGE: The pulsar PSR B1957+20 is seen in the background through the cloud of gas covering its brown dwarf star buddy. view more  Credit: Dr. Mark A. Garlick; Dunlap... Read more »

New network is installed to investigate space weather over South America

A group of Brazilian scientists connected with the National Space Research Study Institute (INPE) is working to set up a network consisted of magnetometers (instruments utilized to determine the... Read more »