Universe

08.16.17
Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets
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Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets

It has as much kick as 17 Teslas discharging their batteries in a second.

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07.09.17
Early universe 'fireworks' challenge notions of how stars form
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Early universe 'fireworks' challenge notions of how stars form

The ancient cosmos may have been packed with tiny star incubators.

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01.06.17
Deepest X-ray image to date uncovers a black hole bonanza
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Deepest X-ray image to date uncovers a black hole bonanza

It's a window into the histories of both black holes and the universe.

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12.05.16
Google and Elon Musk open their AI platforms to researchers
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Google and Elon Musk open their AI platforms to researchers

DeepMind Lab and OpenAI's Universe give scientists a way to test their AI "agents."

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11.27.16
Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way
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Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way

The Vela supercluster could help explain how our own galaxy group moves.

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