Astronomy

Astronomy Jargon 101: Black Holes

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll never want to stop learning about…

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Bolide

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll be struck by today's topic: bolide!…

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Celestial Sphere

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll see from one side to the…

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Cepheid Variable

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll be surprised by today's topic: cepheid…

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Nearby Supernovae Exploded Just a few Million Years Ago, Leading to a Wave of Star Formation Around the Sun

The Sun isn't the only star in this galactic neighbourhood. Other stars also call this neighbourhood home. But what's the…

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Nancy Grace Roman Telescope Will do its Own, Wide-Angle Version of the Hubble Deep Field

Remember the Hubble Space Telescope's Deep Field and Ultra-Deep Field images? Those images showed everyone that what appears to be…

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The Gemini Constellation

Located in the northern hemisphere, there's the constellation Gemini (aka. The Twins) one of the 48 compiled by Ptolemy and…

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Coma

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll be surrounded by today's topic: coma!…

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Globular Clusters

In this series we are exploring the weird and wonderful world of astronomy jargon! You’ll feel a little old and red…

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Exoplanet Found With a Highly Eccentric Orbit

Observations made by an international team of researchers has found a mini-Neptune with the most eccentric orbit of any planet…

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