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NASA Captures Stunning Images of ‘Nuclear Superbubbles’ in an Alien Galaxy

NGC 3079 is spitting out particles that balloon across thousands of light years in space.
Becky Ferreira
3.4.19
nasa

This Photo Contains the Highest Concentration of Black Holes Ever Seen

This image provides unprecedented insight into the formation of black holes over the course of billions of years.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.9.17
Space

Two Incredibly Bright X-Ray Flares Might Be Proof of Exotic Black Holes

They may provide evidence for a new form of black hole.
Michael Byrne
10.21.16
New music

Listen to the Avalanches' New Track "Subways," the Strongest Cut from 'Wildflower' Yet

The track features a wild sample from 80s funk punk Chandra.
Noisey Staff
6.22.16
Space

See Jupiter’s Northern Lights at the Height of a Solar Storm

Exploring the relationship between planets’ magnetospheres and solar winds could ultimately help identify habitable exoplanets.
Victoria Turk
3.22.16
Art

Star Trails and Cellular X-Rays Usher in the Year of Light

NASA curated beautiful photos from every corner of light science to celebrate the year-long celebration of light.
Sami Emory
1.23.15
Space

Why NASA Has 13 Spacecraft Watching a Single Comet This Weekend

Comet C/2013 A1, also known as comet Siding Spring, will pass about 87,000 miles from Mars, and a whole fleet of spacecraft and rovers have been lined up to image it.
Amy Shira Teitel
10.15.14
Motherboard Blog

This Galaxy Is 15,000 Times More Dense Than the Milky Way

NASA discovered a super dense galaxy not too far away from Earth, but it might've been even larger in the past.
Lex Berko
9.25.13