Gravity

03.30.16
ICYMI: A space-based full service stop, bat drone and more
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ICYMI: A space-based full service stop, bat drone and more

DARPA wants to create robotic servicing vehicles to inspect and fix satellites.

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09.07.15
ESA craft will prove that you can measure gravity waves in space
09.07.15

ESA craft will prove that you can measure gravity waves in space

The ESA is getting close to launching a craft that will demonstrate the viability of measuring gravity waves in space.

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05.13.15
Watch gravity waves ripple through Earth's atmosphere
05.13.15

Watch gravity waves ripple through Earth's atmosphere

You might think of gravity as an invisible force here on Earth, but that's not entirely true... if...

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04.20.15
Dark matter is (probably) more complex than you think
04.20.15

Dark matter is (probably) more complex than you think

Scientists typically believe that dark matter, for all of its mystery, behaves in a simple way: if...

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03.09.15
The Big Picture: A far-away supernova split into four
03.09.15

The Big Picture: A far-away supernova split into four

Gravity can play a lot of tricks with light, and we're not just talking about black holes. Take t...

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02.17.15
The black hole imagery of 'Interstellar' is helping astrophysics
02.17.15

The black hole imagery of 'Interstellar' is helping astrophysics

You may have heard that the representation of a black hole in Interstellar was not only based on r...

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