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Tags results for 'Galaxy'

Samsung’s Google Glass competitor, 'Galaxy Glass' could debut in September

Posted in Hardware on 27th Jan, 2014 11:23 PM
by AlexMuller
Samsung’s own take on Google Glass could be coming sooner than you think.

Samsung's slumping sales suggest China is the next battlefield

Posted in Hardware on 29th Jan, 2014 04:57 AM
by AlexMuller
Now, the war is shifting to developing markets where more people are becoming smartphone and tablet owners for the first time.

Hubble captures most comprehensive picture of the Universe

Posted in Science on 5th Jun, 2014 01:57 AM
by AlexMuller
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have captured the most comprehensive picture ever assembled of the evolving universe.

Milky Way may have 100 million life-giving planets

Posted in Science on 6th Jun, 2014 12:18 AM
by AlexMuller
“It seems highly unlikely that we are alone.”

Mysterious signal from the center of the Perseus Cluster unexplained by known physics

Posted in Science on 27th Jul, 2014 02:01 AM
by AlexMuller
The Perseus Cluster is a collection of galaxies and one of the most massive known objects in the Universe.

Glow in Space is Evidence of A Hot Bubble in Our Galaxy

Posted in Science on 29th Jul, 2014 02:53 AM
by AlexMuller
University of Miami scientist led a NASA rocket mission to measure the diffuse X-ray background in space, revealing a “local hot bubble”

Earth's new address:

Posted in Science on 6th Sep, 2014 11:54 PM
by AlexMuller
Analysis of galaxies shows local supercluster to be 100 times larger than previously thought.

Complex organic molecule found in interstellar space

Posted in Science on 26th Sep, 2014 10:02 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists have found the beginnings of life-bearing chemistry at the centre of the galaxy.

Late Bloomer Galaxies Help Us Understand Star Formation

Posted in Science on 16th Oct, 2014 10:53 PM
by AlexMuller
A new study details why some galaxies appear to produce stars at a much slower rate compared to others.

Astronomers discover first "ice giant" exoplanet

Posted in Science on 28th Oct, 2014 09:33 PM
by AlexMuller
This is the first time anyone has spotted a twin for our so-called “ice giant” planets, Uranus and Neptune.

Gaia space observatory could discover 70,000 new Jupiters

Posted in Hardware on 9th Nov, 2014 01:31 AM
by AlexMuller
After a 20-year search, astronomers have uncovered a grand total of 1,900 planets residing outside of the Solar System.

Complex life may be possible in only 10% of all galaxies

Posted in Science on 24th Nov, 2014 11:32 PM
by AlexMuller
Stellar explosions called gamma ray bursts emit beams of radiation that could render 90% of galaxies barren of complex life.

Simulation creates a universe with galaxies like the real deal

Posted in Software on 31st Dec, 2014 11:10 PM
by AlexMuller
Astronomers have created a simulation of the universe that includes realistic galaxies enabling better research into how the cosmos evolved over the past 14 billion years.

Aragoscope is space telescope system that could achieve 1000 times higher resolution than Hubble

Posted in Hardware on 24th Jan, 2015 08:08 PM
by AlexMuller
A new space telescope concept could allow scientists to image space objects like black hole event horizons and plasma swaps between stars

Could we travel to other parts of our galaxy via a giant wormhole?

Posted in Science on 25th Jan, 2015 03:53 PM
by AlexMuller
There could be a space-time tunnel (wormhole) in our galaxy that would allow us to travel to a distant location.

Could dark matter cause some mass extinctions?

Posted in Science on 21st Feb, 2015 05:31 PM
by AlexMuller
In Earth’s path through our Galaxy, dark matter may perturb comets and lead to heating in the Earth’s core, both of which could be connected with mass extinctions.

Looking deeply into the universe in 3D

Posted in Science on 3rd Mar, 2015 02:29 PM
by AlexMuller
The MUSE instrument on ESO's Very Large Telescope has given astronomers the best ever 3D view of the deep universe.

Galactic 'rain' could be the key to new star formation

Posted in Science on 7th Mar, 2015 07:41 PM
by AlexMuller
When conditions are right, these cooling gas clouds help make stars.

Search for extraterrestrial intelligence extends to near-infrared optical signals

Posted in Science on 24th Mar, 2015 08:53 AM
by AlexMuller
New instrument will scan the sky for coded pulses of infrared light.

Dark matter even darker than once thought

Posted in Science on 28th Mar, 2015 12:31 AM
by AlexMuller
The results show that dark matter interacts with itself even less than previously thought, and narrows down the options for what this mysterious substance might be.

New study tracks the death of our Universe

Posted in Science on 11th Aug, 2015 09:49 PM
by AlexMuller
A new study has measured 200,000 galaxies in an effort to chart the rate at which our Universe is outputting energy, and effectively dying.

Ghostly Particles from Outer Space Detected in Antarctica

Posted in Science on 21st Aug, 2015 10:10 PM
by AlexMuller
Deep in the Antarctic ice, an observatory has spotted ghostly, nearly massless particles coming from inside our galaxy and beyond the Milky Way.

There are probably 1 to 10 billion earthlike planets in the Milky Way

Posted in Science on 31st Aug, 2015 10:27 PM
by AlexMuller
Researchers combine constraints on galaxy formation with planet formation models, yielding the Earth-like and giant planet formation histories of the Milky Way and the Universe.

The Kepler space telescope has detected something very weird near the edge of our galaxy

Posted in Science on 16th Oct, 2015 06:19 AM
by AlexMuller
The strange star that has serious scientists talking about an alien megastructure.

Study suggests an even distribution of elements in the universe

Posted in Science on 29th Oct, 2015 01:21 AM
by AlexMuller
The chemical composition of the Universe is well mixed, and that the mechanisms that determined the composition of our galaxy are in effect throughout the universe.

Hubble Telescope clocks a faster rate of cosmic expansion

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2016 11:28 PM
by AlexMuller
The Universe may be expanding up to 9% faster than previously thought.

Most stars and planets are outside systems and galaxies

Posted in Science on 9th Oct, 2016 03:08 AM
by AlexMuller
As many as half of all stars in the universe lie in the vast gulfs of space between galaxies.

The Observable Universe has 2 trillion galaxies which is 10x more than previous estimates

Posted in Science on 14th Oct, 2016 02:06 PM
by AlexMuller
The remaining 90% will be only seen once bigger and better telescopes are developed.

Scientists plan on contacting the closest Earth-like exoplanet to our Solar System

Posted in Science on 28th Dec, 2016 11:05 AM
by AlexMuller
Scientists are making preparations to send a transmission to Proxima b - the closest Earth-like exoplanet to our Solar System.

Star's seven Earth-sized worlds set record

Posted in Science on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:22 PM
by Alex Muller
Astronomers have detected a record seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star.

Are we alone? if we are typical, then probably yes

Posted in Science on 27th Aug, 2017 06:07 AM
by Alex Muller
If Earth is typical, then it isn't possible for any other technological civilizations to exist at the same time as us.

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