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'Peculiar' radio signals emerge from nearby star | AFP.com...
afp.com | 2017-07-18 14:33 UTC
Ross 128 is not known to have planets, but "we realized that there were some very peculiar signals in the 10-minute dynamic spectrum that we obtained from Ross 128." The signals were observed May 13 at 0053 GMT, and "consisted of broadband quasi-periodic non-polarized pulses with very strong
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-07-18 14:33 UTC
Instead of just sending humans on a one-shot mission to look for life on the surface, a new paper envisions a future outpost on Titan that could generate power for years....
Seeker | 2017-07-17 19:50 UTC
Credit: Cassini Model: Brian Kumanchik, Christian Lopez. NASA/JPL-Caltech. Migrated to Maya & materials updated by Kevin M. GillNASA and Elon Musks SpaceX are focused on getting astronauts to Mars and even one day establishing a colony on the Red
By viper1 on 2017-07-17 21:01 UTC
Are there actually MORE fireflies this year?...
TreeHugger | 2017-07-17 18:41 UTC
After years of a seeming decline, reports of firefly flurries have lightning bug lovers delighted.
By rjx32 on 2017-07-17 19:49 UTC
Soar over Plutos majestic mountains and icy plains in incredible new footage...
The Daily Mirror | 2017-07-17 08:58 UTC
NASA's New Horizons teams have created flyover movies using data and digital elevation models of Pluto and its largest moon Charon
By ceres on 2017-07-17 17:12 UTC
11 Scientific Advances Of The Past 100 Years Gave Us Our Entire Universe...
Forbes | 2017-07-14 14:00 UTC
100 years ago, Einstein's general relativity was still unconfirmed. Today, what we know would barely be fathomable to a physicist from back then.
By viper1 on 2017-07-14 16:39 UTC
Ancient House of the Dead Unearthed Near Stonehenge...
LiveScience.com | 2017-07-13 14:53 UTC
A nearly 6,000-year-old long barrow, or house of the dead, has been unearthed in the same region that houses Stonehenge.
By viper1 on 2017-07-13 15:28 UTC
A 75,000-mile-wide HOLE has appeared on the sun...
dailymail.co.uk | 2017-07-12 18:47 UTC
Nasa's Solar Dynamics Observatory first detected the huge spot on the sun last week, and it appears to have lingered through to this week.
By ceres on 2017-07-12 18:47 UTC
Saturn-sized star is the smallest ever discovered...
CNET | 2017-07-11 23:21 UTC
Astronomers like to hunt for Earth's cousins around dwarf stars, and now they've found one they think could be the smallest possible sun.
By ceres on 2017-07-12 14:15 UTC
Photon Teleported Between Earth and Space for the First Time...
ExtremeTech | 2017-07-10 19:53 UTC
Beam us up, Scotty. The post Photon Teleported Between Earth and Space for the First Time appeared first on ExtremeTech.
By ceres on 2017-07-11 22:30 UTC
First ever Earth-orbit teleportation completed...
Sky News | 2017-07-11 12:09 UTC
Scientists have completed the first teleportation of an object from Earth to a satellite orbiting more than 300 miles away.
By ceres on 2017-07-11 22:29 UTC
NASAs Hubble captures stunning photo that will make you feel insignificant...
BGR | 2017-07-10 18:37 UTC
We go about our lives here on planet Earth doing our jobs, cashing paychecks, and raising families and most of the time we dont question just how important we are. The jury is still out
By ceres on 2017-07-11 17:03 UTC
NASA Will Fly Over Jupiter's Great Red Spot Tonight...
Inverse | 2017-07-10 12:55 UTC
Juno Will be just 5,600 miles above the historic storm
By ceres on 2017-07-11 17:01 UTC
Snortable Chocolate Claimed to Boost Energy: Is It Safe?...
LiveScience.com | 2017-07-07 07:48 UTC
A new "snortable" chocolate product is being marketed as a drug-free way to feel energized. But some health experts are wary of the potential health effects.
By ceres on 2017-07-08 14:59 UTC
Some patients with dementia may experience delayed-onset PTSD...
ScienceDaily.com | 2017-07-07 11:05 UTC
Delayed-onset post-traumatic symptoms in the elderly may be misdiagnosed as falling under the umbrella of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), according to a recent review.
By ceres on 2017-07-08 14:57 UTC
Which bar patrons underestimate their inebriation the most?...
ScienceDaily.com | 2017-07-07 14:09 UTC
College students, males, and people drinking alcohol at restaurants, bars, and nightclubs are at particularly high risk for driving after drinking. Breath-testing devices are not usually found at these drinking establishments, so patrons generally assess
By ceres on 2017-07-08 14:55 UTC
'Charming' Heavy Particle Discovered at World's Largest Atom Smasher ...
LiveScience.com | 2017-07-07 11:13 UTC
The world's largest atom smasher has discovered a heavy particle known as the Xi-cc that theoretical physicists have predicted for decades.
By ceres on 2017-07-07 17:28 UTC
A cosmic barbecue: Researchers spot 60 new 'hot Jupiter' candidates...
Phys.org | 2017-07-06 16:17 UTC
Yale researchers have identified 60 potential new "hot Jupiters"highly irradiated worlds that glow like coals on a barbecue grill and are found orbiting only 1% of Sun-like stars.
By ceres on 2017-07-06 23:31 UTC
First discovery of an exoplanet with SPHERE/VLT...
Phys.org | 2017-07-06 13:24 UTC
An international team of astronomers, including members of the University of Geneva (UNIGE), Switzerland, discovered an exoplanet by direct imaging using SPHERE, an instrument designed and developed by a consortium of 12 European institutes on the Very La
By ceres on 2017-07-06 23:31 UTC
Hubble pushed beyond limits to spot clumps of new stars in distant galaxy...
ScienceDaily.com | 2017-07-06 19:59 UTC
By applying a new computational analysis to a galaxy magnified by a gravitational lens, astronomers have obtained images 10 times sharper than what Hubble could achieve on its own.
By ceres on 2017-07-06 23:29 UTC
Mars surface 'more uninhabitable' than thought: study...
phys.org | 2017-07-06 20:17 UTC
Hopes of finding life on Mars, at least on the surface, were dealt a blow Thursday by a study revealing that salt minerals present on the Red Planet kill bacteria.
By viper1 on 2017-07-06 20:17 UTC
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