Astronomers Watch Unfolding Saga of Massive Star Formation

Astronomers Watch Unfolding Saga of Massive Star Formation

A pair of images of a young star, made 18 years apart, has revealed a dramatic difference that is providing astronomers with a unique, “real-time” look at how massive stars develop in the earliest stages of their formation. The astronomers used the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) to study a…

New Study Shows That Life Is Likely Abundant In Universe

New Study Shows That Life Is Likely Abundant In Universe

So far, life as we know it has needed one ingredient to survive: water. This primordial and basic compound is essential for life on this planet, and a new study shows it is most likely very abundant in the Universe. Ilse Cleeves and Ted Bergin at the University of Michigan wanted to understand the true…

Scientists Say At Least 2 Previously Unknown Planets Exist Beyond Pluto

Scientists Say At Least 2 Previously Unknown Planets Exist Beyond Pluto

Cassius Methyl, The Anti Media Yesterday, scientists shockingly announced that they believe at least two planets exist beyond Pluto, and that they are larger than Earth. What they call ‘Extreme Trans-Neptunian Objects’ (ETNOs) were analyzed by scientists from the Complutense University of Madrid. The orbits of the dwarf planets of our solar system were analyzed; most of…

The Hubble Telescope’s 100 Best Photos (Part 1)

The Hubble Telescope’s 100 Best Photos (Part 1)

1 New view of the Pillars of Creation — visible Credit:NASA, ESA/Hubble and the Hubble Heritage Team 2 A rose made of galaxies Credit:NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) 3 Extreme star cluster bursts into life in new Hubble image Credit:NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration 4 Antennae Galaxies reloaded Credit:ESA/Hubble & NASA…