Astronomy

07.03.16
Astronomers scan for disappearing stars
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Astronomers scan for disappearing stars

They're hopeful that this will be a hint of intelligent alien life, but it could also offer insight into quasars.

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05.02.16
Two black holes are defying the limits of science
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Two black holes are defying the limits of science

They're chewing up companion stars faster than physics would normally allow.

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04.27.16
NASA gets new Dragon capsule training simulators this year
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NASA gets new Dragon capsule training simulators this year

The touchscreen systems will train astronauts on every phase of ISS supply missions.

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04.01.16
Unique white dwarf will help clarify what happens to dying stars
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Unique white dwarf will help clarify what happens to dying stars

With an atmosphere made of oxygen, it's the first of its kind. And a mystery.

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03.29.16
Amateur astronomers caught a Jupiter impact on camera
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Amateur astronomers caught a Jupiter impact on camera

An asteroid or comet smacked into the gas giant, and there's telescope video to prove it.

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