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Live Discussion: How Good is the Science of “Interstellar?”

The highly anticipated film "Interstellar" is based on science and theory; from wormholes, to the push-pull of gravity on a…

7 years ago

Join the Live Discussion: The Hunt for Other Worlds Heats Up

As readers of Universe Today know, exoplanets are one of the hottest topics in astronomy today. In just the past…

8 years ago

Webcast: “Stellar Explosions and Death Dances”

When stars die, their final gasps can trigger the most powerful blasts of energy in the universe. Their demise can…

8 years ago

Watch Live Webcast: Witnessing Starbursts in the Early Universe

Recently, a multinational team of astronomers found that massive, "dusty" galaxies were churning out stars much earlier than previously believed…

9 years ago

Cosmic Rays and Exploding Stars

Scientists have known about cosmic rays for a century. But these high-energy subatomic particles, which stream through space at nearly…

9 years ago

Worlds Without Suns: Nomad Planets Could Number In The Quadrillions

[/caption] The concept of nomad planets has been featured before here on Universe Today, and for good reason. Not only…

10 years ago