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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…

8 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…

9 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…

9 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…

10 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…

10 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…

11 years ago