James Ruiz

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Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole Ate Its Last Big Meal 6 Million Years Ago

Most galaxies in the observable universe contain a supermassive black hole at their center, one that is either active and surrounded by an accretion …

Why Is Andromeda Coming Towards Us?

<i>I don’t want to freak you out, but you should be aware that there’s a gigantic galaxy with twice our mass headed right for us. Naw, I’m just kidding.</i> …

Universe

Rogue Star HIP 85605 on Collision Course with our Solar System, but Earthlings Need Not Worry

It’s known as HIP 85605, one of two stars that make up a binary in the Hercules constellation roughly 16 light years away. And if a recent research …

Universe

Ask Ethan #60: Why is the Universe’s energy disappearing? (Synopsis)

<i>“I think one of the coolest things you can do is disappear for a while, because it gives you the chance to re-emerge.” –</i>Josh Homme<p>The Big Bang — and …

Ask Ethan #60: Why is the Universe’s energy disappearing?

The cosmic background radiation of the Universe once fried everything, but is now barely above absolute zero. Where did that energy go?<p><i>“I think one</i> …

Physics