Steve Conley

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Astronomers see supernova crash into star

When dense stars called white dwarfs explode they produce one of the most dazzling displays in the universe: a Type Ia supernova.<p>At their peak, these …

New Magnetic Storm Watch Issued - Northern Lights Show Possible, May, 2015

NOAA Issues Another Magnetic Storm Watch -- Northern Lights Show Possible.<p>Charged Particles from Sun heading towards Earth.<p>When does the Aurora storm …

When to Nuke an Asteroid That's Heading Toward Earth (and When Not to)

You usually want to take a more subtle approach, according to the chair of this week's Planetary Defense Conference.<p>The best way to protect Earth against asteroids is to be prepared. That's why scientists at the fourth International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Planetary Defe​nse Conference this …

Government Whistleblower claims a MASSIVE UFO Fleet is Hiding Behind the Moon

A man who claims to have worked as a consultant for both NASA and the NSA gave a series of mind-blowing statements.<p>For the past 12 years, Dr. Eric …

Galaxies are killed through strangulation, new research shows

Astronomers may have solved the decades-long cosmic murder mystery of what kills most galaxies in the universe: They are strangled to death, so they …

Bill Nye's Lightsail solar sailing spacecraft wins on Kickstarter

A campaign to launch a small spacecraft propelled through space by ultra-thin solar sails has crowdfunded enough in just one day to build the …

This New Metal Box Could Help Take Physics Beyond The Standard Model

Welcome to the weakest magnetic field in the Solar System.<p>Researchers in Germany have created a shield that can cut magnetic fields more than a …

NASA Now Says Ceres Has Lots and Lots of Lights

Will NASA ever settle on one explanation for what the lights on Ceres really are? First it was caught by surprise as the Dawn spacecraft approached …

Asteroid Due to Pass Millions of Miles from Earth This Thursday

"It poses absolutely no threat."<p>An asteroid measuring 3,000 feet (1 kilometer) across will pass Earth 6.3 million miles away (10 million kilometers) …

Most distant galaxy shines light on early universe

<b>JOHNS HOPKINS (US) —</b> Astronomers have spotted what could be the most distant galaxy ever seen.<p>Light from the young galaxy—captured by NASA’s orbiting …

LHC observes Rare Particle Decay: here’s why this is super important

CMS and LHCb collaborations describe the first observation in a lab of the very rare decay B0s particle into two muon particles. Why should this …