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Hollywood films and science fiction literature fuel the belief that aliens are other-worldly, monster-like beings, who are very different to humans. But new research suggests that we could have more in common with our extra-terrestrial …
Hollywood films and science fiction literature fuel the belief that aliens are other-worldly, monster-like beings, who are very different to …
by University of Oxford — filed to Zero-G
A giant planet - the existence of which was previously thought extremely unlikely - has been discovered by an international collaboration of astronomers, with the University of Warwick taking a leading role.New research, led by …
A giant planet - the existence of which was previously thought extremely unlikely - has been discovered by an international …
by University of Warwick — filed to Zero-G
In the past few decades, thousands of exoplanets have been discovered in neighboring star systems. In fact, as of October 1st, 2017, some 3,671 exoplanets have been confirmed in 2,751 systems, with 616 systems having …
In the past few decades, thousands of exoplanets have been discovered in neighboring star systems. In fact, as of October …
by Matt Williams — filed to Zero-G
We’re all familiar with the idea of solar sails to explore the Solar System, using the light pressure from the Sun. But there’s another propulsion system that could harness the power of the Sun, electric …
We’re all familiar with the idea of solar sails to explore the Solar System, using the light pressure from the …
by Fraser Cain — filed to Zero-G
Mars has an invisible magnetic "tail" that is twisted by interaction with the solar wind, according to new research using data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft. NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN) spacecraft is …
Mars has an invisible magnetic "tail" that is twisted by interaction with the solar wind, according to new research using …
by NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center — filed to Zero-G
New NASA research is helping to refine our understanding of candidate planets beyond our solar system that might support life. "Using a model that more realistically simulates atmospheric conditions, we discovered a new process that …
New NASA research is helping to refine our understanding of candidate planets beyond our solar system that might support life. …
by NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center — filed to Zero-G
Not into string theory and more a friend of Loop Quantum Gravity? Then a team of theoretical physicists proving with consistent calculations the idea that black holes have no insides, but that objects are stuck …
Not into string theory and more a friend of Loop Quantum Gravity? Then a team of theoretical physicists proving with …
by Pionic Staff — filed to Zero-G
Carnegie astronomers make world's first-ever observations of neutron star merger. On August 17, a team of four Carnegie astronomers provided the first-ever glimpse of two neutron stars colliding, opening the door to a new era …
Carnegie astronomers make world's first-ever observations of neutron star merger. On August 17, a team of four Carnegie astronomers provided …
by Carnegie Institution for Science — filed to Zero-G
The super Earth that came home for dinner.  It might be lingering bashfully on the icy outer edges of our solar system, hiding in the dark, but subtly pulling strings behind the scenes: stretching out …
The super Earth that came home for dinner.  It might be lingering bashfully on the icy outer edges of our …
by Pat Brennan — filed to Zero-G
I once wrote that warp speed would probably be the most amazing thing to experience and that it ranks pretty high on my bucket list. I honestly didn’t expect 2017 to be the year we …
I once wrote that warp speed would probably be the most amazing thing to experience and that it ranks pretty …
by Ray Cahill — filed to Zero-G · Reflections
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