Scientists have heralded a “whole new era” in physics with the detection of “primordial gravitational waves” – the first tremors of the big bang. The minuscule ripples in space-time are the last prediction of Albert Einstein’s 1916 general theory of … Continue reading
BBC News – Supernova dust factory pictured.
The Most Amazing Images NASA Took of Earth From Space This Year – Wired Science.
Huge Asteroid Vesta Shines in Dazzling New Light (Images) | Space.com.
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Simulations back up theory that Universe is a hologram : Nature News & Comment.
So far, the early morning sky in these parts has been pretty much obscured by clouds or fog, so I have not had a chance to get a glimpse of Comet Ison. I’ve been waiting too… With any luck, our … Continue reading
NASA Sees Monster Sunspot Growing Fast, Solar Storms Possible – Yahoo! News.
My favorite part of these kinds of stories is that they JUST spotted this asteroid LAST YEAR!! 17000 miles? I think North Korea has shot missiles higher than that! Record-setting close shave by asteroid – Technology & science – Space … Continue reading
Short Sharp Science: Curiosity snaps proof of vigorous stream on Mars.
I hope Jake doesn’t shoot back! 🙂 Mars rover targets a rock called Jake – Cosmic Log.