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See Animals Line Up to Be Counted at the London Zoo

London Zoo has begun its annual census of creatures, which saw the addition of a litter of African hunting pups, a baby lemur and male gorilla.<p>During …

Extraordinary life of Italian man found dead in London canal

Sebastiano Magnanini was an art thief in Venice, tour guide in Cambodia and roadie for Prince in London – then he was found dead in the Regent’s Canal<p>Weeks before he died, Sebastiano Magnanini excitedly messaged his friends in London. He was coming “back to Blighty”, he announced, and planning to …

A Mesmerizing Look Back At Earth's Strongest Storms Of 2015

NASA shares an up-close look at 41 storms.<p>Snow storms, typhoons, floods. Oh my!<p>Earth suffered numerous extreme weather events in 2015 that left many of us in awe. Throughout the year, NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement team captured these storms on video and analyzed their behavior in order to …

How Mars is slowly killing its biggest moon

The Night Sky in January 2016: Phobos, the larger of the two Martian moons, is on a path to destruction<p>Phobos. It means fear. With a seven-mile diameter, it is the innermost and biggest moon of Mars. Our impressive Nasa picture shows a world so small that a jumping astronaut would be propelled into …

The Honest Trailer for The Martian Shows That It's Really Just Cast Away in Space

Screen Junkies released its very first “honest trailer” of 2016, and its subject is last year’s sci-fi hit <i>The Martian.</i> (Some people, you may recall, …

Screaming zombies, kissing lovers: NASA's list of crazy space analogies now includes "burping"

Did you know that black holes can burp? According to the world’s leading space agency, they can. They can also scream, kiss, and smile.<p>NASA’s Chandra observatory has spotted a nearby supermassive black hole producing “violent outbursts” of gas, 26 million lightyears from Earth. “For an analogy, …

Black Holes

The Closest Star System To Ours Doesn't Have Any Planets (Yet), After All

If you had looked to the skies just 25 years ago, you’d only be able to wonder about planets around other stars. “They must be there,” you’d reason, “since there’s no way our Solar System is unique in all the galaxy.” But where’s the proof? As the case always is in science, it’s in the data you …

Astronomers Detect Visible Light From Black Hole for First Time

For the first time, astronomers have seen dim flickers of visible light from near a black hole, researchers with an international science team said. In fact, the light could be visible to anyone with a moderate-size telescope.<p>These dramatically variable fluctuations of light are yielding insights …

NASA Is Making Progress Toward Hybrid-Powered Airplanes

It's not rocket science, but it's still tricky.<p>NASA's endeavors inside the atmosphere don't get nearly as much attention as their off-world missions, but they could have a big impact on our planet.<p>Researchers at the NASA Glenn Research Center are working on developing a hybrid plane that will …

General relativity caught in action around black hole

<b>GENEVA</b> — An effect of general relativity that is barely measurable on Earth has been spotted in full force around a black hole.<p>Physicists detected …

Black Holes

Using general relativity to magnify the cosmos

One of the most powerful known magnifying lenses isn’t found on Earth. The lens is built from stars, gas and dark matter and lies about 4 billion …

Galaxies

'Twins' of superstar Eta Carinae found in other galaxies

Eta Carinae, the most luminous and massive stellar system located within 10,000 light-years of Earth, is best known for an enormous eruption seen in …

Black Hole's Rejected Snack Becomes Science Goldmine

Remember that mysterious cloud of gas that was supposed to be on a collision course with the supermassive black hole in the center of our galaxy? …

Ancient life in globular star clusters?

Astronomers have said globular clusters might not foster planets, and only one such planet is known. Here are new arguments on why they might exist, …

Black hole near Earth 'burps' gas

<b>(CNN) —</b> Black holes have long been known for "destroying" matter, with scientists usually referring to them as "eating" gas and stars. This reputation may be about to change.<p>Astronomers noticed two gigantic waves of gas being "burped" by the massive black hole at the center of NGC 5195, a small …

Bow waves betray dozens of runaway stars

<b>Researchers have identified dozens of "runaway stars" in the Milky Way, by combing the galaxy for the curved waves of material they plough before them.</b><p>These stars move at more than 30km/s relative to their surroundings, flung from their home neighbourhood by gravity or stellar explosions.<p>As they …

Universe

A Radical Reinterpretation of Einstein’s Theory — NOVA Next | PBS

“It is not easy to walk alone in the country without musing upon something,” Charles Dickens once observed. For Julian Barbour, those musings most …

Physics

The Best Lesser Known Apollo Images To Make You Long for a New Moon Landing

From 10 to 17, here are some of the best shots from the moon missions.<p>From 10 to 17, here are some of the best shots from the moon missions.

This Hypnotizing Illustration Depicts the Entire Known Universe

Just not to scale.<p>What is it like to gaze through a telescope into the heavens? It's a little something like this illustration, which shows the entire observable universe arranged from most distant in the outer part of the circle to our own solar system in the center.<p>It's not a map, but rather a …

The Secret to De-Fogging Your Windshield Revealed...By NASA

Science does it again.<p>Winter is here, and for lots of us, that means dealing with a foggy windshield full of condensation when we go to start our cars. In the grand scheme of things, it doesn't take <i>that</i> long for your defroster to clear your windshield, but if you're harried and already late for …

The 10 most popular destinations for escaping the cold this winter

It happens some time around Feb. 10.<p>Winter loses its appeal, and the cold weather is no longer beautiful, romantic, crisp or exhilarating. It is just …

Visible Light Emitted From a Black Hole Has Been Detected For The First Time

Got a decent telescope at home? That's all you need to observe a nearby black hole.<p>For the first time, astronomers have observed bursts of visible …

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