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Where Have All the Pulsars Gone? The Mystery at the Center of Our Galaxy

The galactic center is a happening place, with lots of gas, dust, stars, and surprising binary stars orbiting a supermassive black…

8 years ago

First Precise Measurement of Antihydrogen

The best science — the questions that capture and compel any human being — is enshrouded in mystery. Here’s an…

8 years ago

How Do You Kill a Black Hole?

Black holes want to absorb all matter and energy in the Universe. It's just a matter of time. So what…

9 years ago

Weekly Space Hangout – May. 3, 2013

Another busy episode of the Weekly Space Hangout, with more than a dozen space stories covered by a collection of…

9 years ago

Will Antimatter Obey Gravity’s Pull?

What goes up must always come down, right? Well, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN) wants to test if that…

9 years ago

How Could Aliens Blow Up Earth?

Earth. It seems so solid and permanent. But really, all you need to do is expand the Sun enough, and…

10 years ago

Antigravity Could Replace Dark Energy as Cause of Universe’s Expansion

[/caption] Since the late 20th century, astronomers have been aware of data that suggest the universe is not only expanding,…

11 years ago

Fermi Telescope Catches Thunderstorms Hurling Antimatter into Space

From a NASA press release: Scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have detected beams of antimatter produced above thunderstorms…

12 years ago

Anti-hydrogen Captured, Held For First Time

[/caption] Can warp drive be far behind? A paper published in this week’s edition of Nature reports that for the…

12 years ago

Possibility for White Dwarf Pulsars?

[/caption]Some satellites get all the glory. While Hubble, Chandra, and Spitzer frequently make headlines with their stunning images, many other…

12 years ago