Space

12.06.17
Farthest-ever supermassive black hole reveals the early universe
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Farthest-ever supermassive black hole reveals the early universe

The quasar may date from a period when the universe was mostly dark.

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12.05.17
NASA's James Webb telescope is one step closer to launch
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NASA's James Webb telescope is one step closer to launch

The telescope has undergone rigorous testing ahead of its launch next year.

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12.04.17
Life may be easier to find on planets outside the ‘habitable zone’
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Life may be easier to find on planets outside the ‘habitable zone’

A new study says that icy worlds with subsurface oceans might be our best bet.

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11.30.17
SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch has been pushed to next year
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SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch has been pushed to next year

Its engines are set to be tested next month and a launch could follow soon after.

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