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Astronomia - Buraco negro encontrado perto do coração da Via Láctea

<b>Se a descoberta for confirmada será o segundo maior visto na Via Láctea, depois do Sagittarius A* que está ancorado no centro da galáxia</b><p>Um enorme …

Wrecking ball Jupiter paved way for Earth

It came in like a wrecking ball. Jupiter may have ploughed through the early solar system, driving some of the first planets to a fiery death in the …

Cientistas encontram na Austrália vestígios do maior impacto de asteroide já registrado na Terra

RIO - Cientistas descobriram na Austrália o que classificaram como rastros do maior impacto de um asteroide já registrado na Terra. Trata-se de uma …

As It Turns Out, We Really Are All Starstuff

“The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing …

Universe

APEX observations help unravel mystery of Nova Vulpeculae 1670

During the 20th century, astronomers came to understand that most novae could be explained by the runaway explosive behavior of close binary stars. …

The dwarf galaxy that reveals the history of the universe

Astronomy

Running Mars Rover

<b>Fast Facts:</b><p>› The rover team reformatted the aging rover's flash memory to restore use of overnight data storage<p>› Opportunity completed inspections of …

Nova Sagittarii Still Unpredictable

<b>After its initial eruption on March 15th, the brightest nova since 2013 peaked, dimmed, repeaked, and redimmed over and over, though with an</b> …

What It Would Be Like to Live on Neptune's Moon Triton

Neptune, like the other gas giants in our solar system, doesn't have much of a solid surface to live on. But the planet's largest moon, Triton, could …

Rosetta begins listening for signs of life from comet lander

Boldly gone, but we can still see your asteroid, Mr. Spock

As many as nine new dwarf galaxies found outside Milky Way

The Milky Way’s entourage of satellites just welcomed a few new members.<p>Two teams of astronomers independently discovered eight, or possibly nine, …

Universe

Rippled Milky Way may be much larger than previously estimated

Hubble views of Ganymede’s aurorae suggest a vast salty subsurface ocean

Astronomy

Mysterious phenomena in a gigantic galaxy-cluster collision

Opinião. Finalmente chegámos a Ceres

Estamos habituados a ouvir falar dos asteróides por causa de poderem atingir a Terra com um efeito devastador. Mas estes pedregulhos não são apenas …

Living on the Edge: Stars Found Far from Galaxy Center

Astronomers using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, have found a cluster of stars forming at the very edge of our Milky …

Chandra finds intriguing member of black hole family tree

A newly discovered cosmic object may help provide answers to some long-standing questions about how black holes evolve and influence their …

No, a Dinosaur Skull Hasn't Been Found on Mars: Why We See Familiar Looking Objects on the Red Planet

What is up with the fossils on Mars? Found – a dinosaur skull on Mars? Discovered – a rat, squirrel or gerbil on Mars? In background of images from …

Mars Orbiter

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Scientists discover black hole 12 billion times bigger than the sun

<b>(CNN) —</b> Researchers in China have spotted a supermassive black hole, 12 billion times the size of the sun and around 900 million years old.<p>The black hole is larger than any of its age previously seen, the journal "Nature" reports.<p>A black hole is a dense region of space that has collapsed in on …

Are volcanoes responsible for twin bright spots on Ceres?

Ceres

Latest Selfie from NASA Mars Rover Shows Wide Context

-- The latest self-portrait covers the key "Pahrump Hills" sites<p>-- Taken beside January's "Mojave" drilling site, the image also shows the mission's …

Solar and Lunar Eclipses in 2015

<b>Two total lunar eclipses occur this year, on April 4th and September 27−28. Meanwhile, a total solar eclipse in March sweeps across remote Arctic</b> …

A New Sungrazing Comet May Brighten in the Evening Sky, Here's How to See It

A newly-discovered comet may soon become bright enough to see from a sky near you. Originally dubbed SOHO-2875, it was spotted in photos taken by the</b> …

Astronomy

NASA receives proposals for new planetary science mission

Astronomy

Living on Other Planets: What Would It Be Like?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live on the moon? What about Mars, or Venus or Mercury? We sure have and that's why we decided to …

Nasa vai procurar formas de vida em lua de Júpiter

RIO - A velha pergunta sobre a existência de vida fora da Terra pode estar mais próxima de uma resposta positiva. Os cientistas da NASA questionam a …

Universo. Um espelho para ver o Universo é polido quase até à perfeição

Do muito nebulado País de Gales para o límpido céu estrelado do monte Armazones, no Chile. A tecnologia para criar o espelho daquele que será o maior …

Misteriosas plumas marcianas intrigam cientistas

Mystery plume on Mars<p>23 Fevereiro 2015<p>Plumas que se erguem por cima da superfície de Marte estão a causar algum burburinho entre os cientistas que …