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Like intergalactic paparazzi, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope captured the quick, fading celebrity status of a supernova, the self-detonation of a star.
Hubble Watches Exploding Star Fade Into Oblivion
Source: NASA Posted: 10/26/20
Researchers have created a rectangular robot as tiny as a few human hairs which can travel throughout a colon by doing back flips.
All-terrain microrobot flips through a live colon
Source: Purdue Posted: 10/22/20
University of Ottawa researchers create optical framed knots to encode information.
Creating optical framed knots to encode information
Source: uOttawa Posted: 10/20/20
An atmospheric light show previously relegated to planets and Jupiter moons is found on comet using data from ESA's Rosetta spacecraft.
Comet Discovered to Have Its Own Northern Lights
Source: JPL/NASA Posted: 10/17/20
An international team of astronomers today announced the discovery of a rare molecule — phosphine — in the clouds of Venus.
Possible Marker of Life Spotted on Venus
Source: ESO Posted: 10/17/20
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physics 2020 to Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez.
The Nobel Prize in Physics 2020
Source: nobelprize.org Posted: 10/6/20
Strange spots scattered across the Moon’s nearside where bedrock is conspicuously exposed are evidence of seismic activity set in motion 4.3 billion years ago that could be ongoing today, the researchers say.
Research reveals possibly active tectonic system on the Moon
Source: Brown Posted: 5/14/20
Army researchers predict quantum computer circuits that will no longer need extremely cold temperatures to function could become a reality after about a decade.
Researchers see path to quantum computing at room temperature
Source: Army Posted: 5/10/20
Mars had a global magnetic field much earlier—and much later—in the planet’s history than scientists have previously known.
Researchers establish new timeline for ancient magnetic field on Mars
Source: UBC Posted: 5/7/20
Findings may change fundamental thinking about star system formation, dynamics.
Milky Way could be catapulting stars into its outer halo
Source: UCI Posted: 5/4/20
Researchers explain the source of the surprising electron flow behavior across topological insulators.
Strange Electron Flow in Future Materials
Source: Princeton Posted: 3/14/20
Scientists have observed radio waves that carry the distinct signatures of aurorae, caused by the interaction between a star’s magnetic field and a planet in orbit around it.
Scientists Pioneer New Way to Study Exoplanets
Source: NYU Posted: 3/12/20