Eeshani Chakraborty

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"Strange Stars" Could Be the Weirdest Objects in the Universe

Physics tells us they could theoretically exist forever, though we've never spotted one.<p>When an incredibly massive star supernovas, it leaves behind one of two things: a neutron star or a black hole. Neutron stars are the leftover cores of massive stars after they have ejected all their other …

Physics

The Universe Could Be One Giant Alien Claims Scientist

Are we living inside an alien?<p>A scientist has put forward the extraordinary idea that one of the reasons we haven’t found alien life yet is because …

Is There Another 'You' Out There In A Parallel Universe?

One of the most exciting and enticing topics to speculate about is the idea that our reality — our Universe the way it is and the way we experience it — might not be the only version of events out there. Perhaps there are other Universes, perhaps even with different versions of ourselves, different …

Dark Matter

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Gaia map of Milky Way stars looks like a photo, but it's not.

In 2013, the European Space Agency launched the Gaia astronomical observatory. Its mission: Map the positions and motions of a billion stars in our …

Universe

Why Our First Alien Encounter Could Happen Soon

We could discover life on the nearest Earth-like planets within the next ten years.<p>It’s one of the great questions of our age: Are we alone in the universe? A long line of films—from <i>Contact</i> to <i>Close Encounters of the Third Kind</i> to the latest entry, <i>Arrival</i>—have explored whether intelligent life is …

This 3-minute animation will change the way you see the universe

Carl Sagan told us that there are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on all of the Earth's beaches. At the same time, there are more H 2 O molecules in just 10 drops of water than there are stars.<p>Ranging from the unimaginably small to the unimaginably big, the scale of the …

Universe

How Astronomer Cecilia Payne Proved Her ‘Impossible’ Theory About the Stars

Astronomers recently used large radio telescopes in Germany and Australia to map the distribution of hydrogen gas throughout our galaxy, the Milky …

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This star is the roundest natural object in the universe

Well, that has been observed, anyway.<p>Cosmic objects are never perfectly round. Centrifugal force slightly flatten them as they spin into a very slight elliptical shape around the equator. The sun, for instance, measures 10 kilometres more in radius at the equator than at the poles (of a mean radius …

Universe

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Astronomers Have Discovered One of The Most Massive Objects in The Universe

It was hiding behind the Milky Way.<p>Through the thick fog of our own galaxy, astronomers have spotted an ultimate prize: one of the largest-known …

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