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New UCSD Research Suggests Life on Other Planets

In the Milky Way Galaxy, about 40 light years away, is a system of seven Earth-sized planets called Trappist-1.The far away worlds orbit a star …

University of California

Space Photos of the Week: Black Holes Drink Massive Stars' Milkshake!

From Earth, the cosmos looks like an immovable tapestry of glittering stars, but it's constantly changing. "The universe, so far as we can observe …

Sparkly Meteors and 7 More Can’t-Miss Sky Events in July

Gas giants take center stage among the best sky shows this month.<p>The Southern Delta Aquarid meteor shower promises to add some glitter to the night sky in July, with as many as 25 meteors per hour during its peak.<p>The night skies will also showcase two of the largest planets in the solar system this …

On 2022 We Might See a Supernova With Our Naked Eye

Scientists have predicted an event that will be the first of its kind and will happen in just five years time. In 2022, two binary stars (stars that …

A theory that challenges Newton’s and Einstein’s gravity and nixes dark matter passed its first test

Margot Brouwer of Leiden University is brave—and you need to be, if you’re challenging Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton in one fell swoop.<p>Brouwer and her colleagues believe that the laws of gravity, as determined by Newton and further expanded by Einstein’s theory of relativity, are not quite …

Physics