Astronomy, Kuiper Belt, Solar System
13 Sep , 2016 by Evan Gough
A new study probes the circum-stellar disks structures (CDSs) around 3 Sun-like stars to try to better understand the structure of these rings.
Astronomy, galaxies, milky way
8 Sep , 2016 by Evan Gough
A new study of the Milky Way galaxy reveals the ages of different parts of the galaxy, and tells the story of the Milky Way’s formation and evolution.
Astronomy, Black Holes, milky way
30 Aug , 2016 by Evan Gough
Astrophysicists looking for the Milky Way’s missing matter have found that our black hole was very active only 6 million years ago.
Astronomy, Dwarf Planets, News, Solar System
11 Jul , 2016 by Evan Gough
A dwarf planet has been discovered beyond Neptune. It’s about 700 km in size, and its orbit takes it 120 times further from the Sun than the Earth is.
Earth, News, Science, sun
21 Jun , 2016 by Evan Gough
A transient third Van Allen belt was first observed in 2013, and new research explains how it was formed.
Astronomy, History, News
10 Jun , 2016 by Evan Gough
A decade of high-tech scanning has confirmed that the Antikythera Mechanism is an ancient astronomical computer.
Astronomy, Jupiter, News, Radio Astronomy
5 Jun , 2016 by Evan Gough
A new radio-telescope image of Jupiter has revealed the rising plumes of ammonia that help shape Jupiter’s clouds.
Astronomy, Cosmology, Hubble, News
3 Jun , 2016 by Evan Gough
A team of astronomers using the Hubble telescope have found that the Universe is expanding more rapidly than thought.
Astronomy, Exoplanets, Kepler Mission, News
1 Jun , 2016 by Evan Gough
A student at the University of British Columbia has discovered four new exoplanets in Kepler data.
Astronomy, Black Holes, News, Physics
29 Apr , 2016 by Evan Gough
The Fermi Space Telescope has found the source of ‘Big Bird’, one of the most energetic neutrinos ever detected.
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