Category: Science

Hubble Captures the Best Ever Image of the Antennae Galaxies

Hubble Captures the Best Ever Image of the Antennae Galaxies

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

This newly released Hubble figure shows the Antennae Galaxies, also known in the manner that NGC 4038 and NGC 4039. The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has snapped the most profitably ever image of the Antennae Galaxies. Hubble has released images of these stunning galaxies twice before, once using observations from its Wide Field and Planetary [...]

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Cassini Provides New View of Saturn and Earth

Cassini Provides New View of Saturn and Earth

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

On July 19, 2013, in one event celebrated the world over, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft slipped into Saturn’s shade and turned to image the planet, seven of its moons, its interior rings — and, in the background, our home planet, Earth. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSISource featured

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Astronomers Discover “Old Young” Stars in the Eagle Nebula

Astronomers Discover “Old Young” Stars in the Eagle Nebula

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

A complex infrared/optical image of the Eagle Nebula (Messier 16). The in the same state-called “Pillars of Creation” can be seen at the center. Astronomers be favored with discovered that the cluster of violent stars to the upper right contains multitude “old young” stars – stars that are tranquil in their pre-main-sequence field of life [...]

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Annual Polar Bear Migration Under Way: How It Works and How Climate Change is Altering It

Annual Polar Bear Migration Under Way: How It Works and How Climate Change is Altering It

| November 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A polar suffer watches over two cubs in Hudson Bay, closely related the town of Churchill, Manitoba. Photograph by David Jenkins/Robert Harding/Corbis In the past month, hundreds of polar bears esteem strolled past a small town in Canada. It’s concern of their annual migration back to Hudson Bay, at which place sea ice is reforming [...]

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Do Scores of Tornadoes Slamming Midwest Redefine “Tornado Alley?”

Do Scores of Tornadoes Slamming Midwest Redefine “Tornado Alley?”

| November 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

A district in the Devonshire subdivision of Washington, Illinois—some area not normally thought of as being part of “Tornado Alley”—is left in ruins after a tornado tore through the north part of the town on Sunday. Ron Johnson, Peoria Journal Star/AP And you judgment Tornado Alley was all about Kansas. Scores of tornadoes battered the [...]

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New Image of the Andromeda Galaxy

New Image of the Andromeda Galaxy

| November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

This newly released likeness shows the Andromeda Galaxy, a screw-shaped galaxy located roughly 2.5 a thousand thousand light-years from Earth. Andromeda Galaxy This clear image shows the Andromeda Galaxy, furthermore known as M-31, as seen adhering the evening of November 10, 2013. This is a 10-very small exposure using a SBIG ST-8300C person-shot color CCD [...]

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Rudimentary Form of Life Sidesteps Normal Replication Processes

Rudimentary Form of Life Sidesteps Normal Replication Processes

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Haloferax volcanii grown in laboratory provisions and imaged using a phase striking difference microscope. Cells were mounted on an agar pad. Credit: Wikipedia CommonsSource featured

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Researchers Confirm the Existence of a Circumsolar Dust Ring Near Venus

Researchers Confirm the Existence of a Circumsolar Dust Ring Near Venus

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Using facts from NASA’s twin STEREO spacecrafts, scientists esteem confirmed the existence of a circumsolar dust resonance that encircles the Sun and closely follows the cavity of the eye of Venus. Research by The Open University and the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has confirmed the duration of a circumsolar dust ring – with a [...]

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Scripps Researchers Develop New Method for Enhancing Biofuel Production

Scripps Researchers Develop New Method for Enhancing Biofuel Production

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

A scanning electron microscope representation of an object of the diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana.Source featured

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Astronomers Observe Trio of Young Galaxies Merging Near ‘Cosmic Dawn’

Astronomers Observe Trio of Young Galaxies Merging Near ‘Cosmic Dawn’

| November 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

This complex image reveals the structure of Himiko, each object representing the merger of three young, keen. galaxies as seen in the in good time Universe. The left panel shows the section of the sky containing Himiko (identified in box) and other obscure galaxies, as imaged by Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3). CREDIT: NASA/HubbleThe [...]

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