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New Research Suggests that the Universe is a Sphere and Not Flat After All

The universe is a seemingly endless sea filled with stars, galaxies, and nebulae. In it, we see patterns and constellations…

3 months ago

New observations from the Planck mission don’t resolve anomalies like the CMB “cold spot”

A new analysis of Planck mission data has provided no new insights into the anomalies it detected, leaving the door…

7 months ago

What is the Cosmic Microwave Background?

For thousands of years, human being have been contemplating the Universe and seeking to determine its true extent. And whereas…

1 year ago

Oort Clouds Around Other Stars Should be Visible in the Cosmic Microwave Background

A new study by a team from the University of Pennsylvania suggests using maps of the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB)…

1 year ago

Astronomers Find the Missing Normal Matter in the Universe, Still Looking for Dark Matter, Though

Two new studies, independently of each other, have managed to fins some of the "missing matter" contained within the Cosmic…

2 years ago

Is Another Universe Sitting Too Close To Us On The Multiverse Bus?

A new survey of the CMB's Cold Spot has ruled out the possibility that this anomaly is caused by a…

3 years ago

Turns Out There Is No Actual Looking Up

A recent study by a team of researchers from University College London has shown that there really is no such…

3 years ago

The Dutch Are Going To The Moon With The Chinese

As part of China's Chang'e-4 lunar mission. a new radio antenna being developed in the Netherlands will be deployed to…

4 years ago

Beyond WIMPs: Exploring Alternative Theories Of Dark Matter

A team of scientists are looking beyond WIMPs in the search for Dark Matter, one which could be confirmed in…

4 years ago

Big Bang Theory: Evolution of Our Universe

The Big Bang Theory explains how the Universe has evolved over last 13.8 billion years, starting from a singularity to…

4 years ago