Unidentified Universe

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Astronomers say they’ve found the biggest structure in the universe and they named it the BOSS

The BOSS is big. Really big. <i>Yuuuuuge</i>.<p>So big that when a star is born on one side of the BOSS, it takes a billion years for the light to reach the other side.<p>So big that comparing the BOSS to the next biggest thing like it is like comparing Andre the Giant to your 3-year-old nephew.<p>What is the BOSS? …

Galaxies

Is this picture a 'seed' sent to Earth by aliens? Scientists discover mysterious organism

“We were stunned when X-ray analysis showed that the sphere is made up mainly of titanium, with a trace of vanadium.<p>“One theory is it was sent to …

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2016 March 3 - Moons and Jupiter

<b>Moons and Jupiter</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Phillip A Cruden<p><b>Explanation:</b> Some of the Solar System's largest moons rose together on February 23. On …

Astronomy

Not So Fast: Discovery of Radio Burst Source May Be Flawed

Last week, a group of astronomers announced that they had for the first time discovered the source galaxy for a mysterious type of event known as a …

Scott Kelly Is Now Two Inches Taller Than When He Left Earth

This could cause some twin envy.<p>Scott Kelly has made a triumphant and safe return from space, and now the science of how a year of microgravity affected his body can begin. There are bound to be some interesting discoveries as he's compared to his Earthbound twin Mark, but the first one is easy to …