universe

tech-science

Scientists Just Discovered 39 'Invisible' Galaxies

These ancient galaxies, known as H-dropouts, defy our current understanding of the early universe.
Becky Ferreira
8.7.19
blazars

This is How Many Photons Are in the Entire Observable Universe

Researchers from Clemson University used almost a decade of gamma ray data to map the entire observable universe for the very first time.
Caroline Haskins
11.29.18
Motherboard

Scientists Will Photograph Alien Planets With the World’s Most Powerful Camera

A team of physicists created a 10,000 megapixel camera called DARKNESS that they hope will shed light on some of Earth's nearest neighbors.
Mack DeGeurin
4.20.18
antimatter

Scientists Have Measured the 'Color' of Antimatter for the First Time

It’s a finding three decades in the making.
Kate Lunau
4.5.18
Start Rolling Your Blunts

We Have 12 New Hubble Images of the Universe and It's Looking Gorgeous

The Hubble Space Telescope is filling out its gallery of distant Messier objects.
Becky Ferreira
3.20.18
Space

Stephen Hawking predicted how the universe will end 2 weeks before he died

In his final working paper, the renowned physicist lays out some interesting evidence about the universe.
Alex Lubben
3.19.18
nasa

NASA’s Halloween playlist is out of this world

NASA put 22 tracks in its “Spooky Sounds from Across the Solar System” playlist on Soundcloud.
Zeke Spector
10.31.17
This is quasy

The Light of a Quasar Revealed This Distant Galaxy's Magnetic Field

My God, it’s full of magnets.
Jacob Dubé
8.28.17
Black Hole Mergers

LIGO's Four Gravitational Wave Detections Come From Off-Kilter Black Hole Mergers

“You don’t write a paper saying: This is awesome! But we kind of have that feeling. It’s definitely a frontier.”
Becky Ferreira
8.23.17
hobbies

Meet the woman who turned her eclipse obsession into a career

Kate Russo acts as an "eclipse doctor" for small communities that suddenly find themselves in the path of a total solar eclipse.
Kathleen Caulderwood
Laura Parker
8.9.17
Opinion

Physicists Are Mapping Out How to Make a Universe in a Lab

"Our cosmos could thus have been burped into being by the laws of physics alone."
Zeeya Merali
6.15.17
Into the Void

Scientists Say That, Yes, We Live in a Giant Gaping Void

It’s the largest void known to science.
Lisa Cumming
6.6.17
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