X-ray

07.10.15
NASA satellite shows black hole 'bulls-eye' eruption
07.10.15

NASA satellite shows black hole 'bulls-eye' eruption

NASA said its Swift satellite has imaged some of "the best dust-scattered X-ray ring images ever s...

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05.08.15
Scientists are using powerful X-rays to make better chocolate
05.08.15

Scientists are using powerful X-rays to make better chocolate

Have you ever unwrapped a piece of chocolate only to discover that it looked a little old? That wh...

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04.13.15
Amazon adds IMDb-fueled X-Ray for Movies to Fire TV
04.13.15

Amazon adds IMDb-fueled X-Ray for Movies to Fire TV

Amazon's X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows feature is great when you're trying to figure out the name...

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12.24.14
The Big Picture: NuSTAR telescope shows the sun blasting out X-rays
12.24.14

The Big Picture: NuSTAR telescope shows the sun blasting out X-rays

Pop quiz, hotshot: What do you get when you heat gas above 3 million degrees Celsius? High-energy...

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12.13.14
Unusual X-ray signals could reveal dark matter
12.13.14

Unusual X-ray signals could reveal dark matter

Dark matter remains one of the most mysterious elements of the universe, because it's completely i...

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12.12.14
The Big Picture: Galactic collision provides amazing X-ray light show
12.12.14

The Big Picture: Galactic collision provides amazing X-ray light show

'Tis the season for holiday light shows, and two galaxies about 130 million light years from Earth...

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12.09.14
Amazon's X-ray makes its way to Kindle for Android, at last
12.09.14

Amazon's X-ray makes its way to Kindle for Android, at last

Amazon is finally bringing Kindle's X-ray feature to Android devices, three years after it launche...

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10.09.14
Astronomers accidentally discovered the brightest pulsar on record
10.09.14

Astronomers accidentally discovered the brightest pulsar on record

Remember NuSTAR, the specialized space telescope NASA designed specifically to study black holes?...

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06.23.14
Backscatter X-ray gun will help police hunt contraband
06.23.14

Backscatter X-ray gun will help police hunt contraband

Though "strip-search" backscatter X-ray machines were pulled from US airports for privacy reasons,...

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