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Massive black hole discovered near heart of the Milky Way

An enormous black hole one hundred thousand times more massive than the sun has been found hiding in a toxic gas cloud wafting around near the heart of the Milky Way.<p>If the discovery is confirmed, the invisible behemoth will rank as the second largest black hole ever seen in the Milky Way after the …

Black Holes

Williams: I read about Alonso with astonishment

Has another door to remain in Formula 1 closed in the face of Fernando Alonso?<p>Williams deputy team principal Claire Williams has denied she has had …

Ask Ethan: How Far Is The Edge Of The Universe From The Farthest Galaxy?

When we look out into the Universe, there’s light everywhere we can see, for as far as our telescopes are capable of looking. But at some point, there’s a limit to what we’ll encounter. One limit is set by the cosmic structure that forms in the Universe: we can only see the stars, galaxies, etc., …

We've Lost Sight Of The Most Important Rule In Debating Science

It was almost 100 years ago that the most famous debate in science history took place. The topic up for consideration was the nature of the spiral objects in the sky: were they proto-stars in the process of forming, or were they island Universes, similar to and far outside of our own galaxy? …

Hubble Space Telescope

F1 risks losing Red Bull after 2020 depending on engine rules

Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko says Formula 1 chiefs must come up with an independent engine solution for 2021 during this year or risk …

Bahrain Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton to win

Sebastian Vettel claimed his second win of the 2017 Formula 1 season in the Bahrain Grand Prix, assisted by a five-second time penalty for Mercedes …

Mercedes-AMG GLC63 and GLC63 S Coupe bring the SUV noise to NYC

AMG’s tendrils already extend far and wide into the Mercedes-Benz family of cars and SUVs, but the Silver Star’s in-house tuning arm unveil two new …

Siblings

No, Dark Energy Isn't An Illusion

In 1998, two teams of scientists announced a shocking discovery: the expansion of the Universe was accelerating. Distant galaxies weren’t just receding from us, but their recession speed was increasing over time. Over the next few years, precision measurements of three independent quantities — …

Dark Matter

Chinese Grand Prix: Hamilton calls for race weekend changes after Shanghai cancellation

<b>Lewis Hamilton has called for a rethink of Formula 1's procedures in bad weather following a farcical day of practice at the Chinese Grand Prix.</b><p>Cars ran for just 15 minutes of three hours' scheduled practice because the medical helicopter could not operate.<p>Hamilton, who crossed the track to sign …

Formula 1: A technical deep dive into building the world’s fastest cars

F1 drivers experience similar g-force to Apollo astronauts during Earth re-entry. Here’s how they design and make the cars.<p>For over 60 years, Formula …