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20 Gorgeous Hubble Photos That Showcase The Universe's Beauty

When it comes to the Universe itself, perhaps no better views have come, ever, than those from the Hubble Space Telescope. Across a myriad of objects, Hubble’s eyes have shown us the Universe as we’ve never seen it before.<p>Here are 20 of its finest moments.<p><b>Galaxy clusters:</b> The most massive bound …

Cosmology

Our Nearest Neighbor Might Harbor Its Own Solar System

Since the confirmation of the first exoplanets in the mid-1990s, a small armada of telescopes, orbiters and probes has identified at least 3,300 …

Colorful Clouds on Jupiter by Juno

As NASA's Juno spacecrafts zoomed away from Jupiter after its seventh close pass, it captured image data of the planet's south polar region using the …

This Is The First Detailed Footage of DNA Replication, And It Wasn't What We Expected

"It undermines a great deal of what's in the textbooks."<p>Here's proof of how far we've come in science - in June 2017, researchers recorded up-close …

Here's How Big A Massive Black Hole Can Actually Get

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Martin Silvertant.<p>As the size of a black hole defined by the Schwarzschild radius relates to …

Jupiter is the gigantic, stormy hellscape we always feared

Jupiter looks like hell.<p>The huge planet in the middle of our solar system has giant Earth-sized storms, a powerful magnetic field, and extreme …

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., …

5 Stem Cell Discoveries That Could Change The Future Of Medicine

Ten years ago, the topic of stem cells was shrouded in mystery, but now they're at the forefront of some of the latest innovations in biology and …

Remembering the first 'photo' of a black hole

Black holes are so outlandish that the scientists who first thought them up figured they couldn't possibly exist in reality. They form from massive, collapsed stars and are so dense that nothing can escape their gravitational pull, including light. Black holes mess with spacetime so badly that …

Physicists create mind-bending 'negative mass' that accelerates backwards and could help explain black holes

Scientists have created a fluid with "negative mass" which they claim can be used to explore some of the more challenging concepts of the cosmos.<p>Washington State University physicists explained that this mass, unlike every physical object in the world we know, accelerates backwards when pushed.<p>The …

Hoe een man zijn droom waarmaakte om elk land ter wereld te bezoeken

Wat je leert als je 196 landen bezoekt, inclusief hoe een oude kamelenbiefstuk smaakt en hoe je aan wc-papier kunt zien hoe het er economisch voor …

Scientists capture first ever image of dark matter web that connects galaxies

For the first time ever, scientists have captured an image of a dark matter bridge, confirming the theory that galaxies are held together by a cosmic …

Dark Matter

NASA Photos: 13 Amazing Images From The First Moon Landing

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy gave NASA a mission: send a man to the Moon before the decade was up, and NASA responded by doing exactly that.<p>In …

Seks, dutjes en rode wijn. Zo halen ze hier de 100 ...

<i>Costa Paradiso op Sardinië (Foto: Reisreporter JoshuaX)</i><p>In 2004 ging avonturier Dan Buettner in samenwerking met National Geographic en een groep …

De Lofoten: Verborgen natuurschat van Noorwegen - National Geographic Traveler Nederland/België

Datum<p>Auteur<p>Fotograaf<p>Raphael Rogers/Vimeo<p>Dramatische berglandschappen met witte details, pittoreske vissersdorpjes, ijzige watervallen en azuurblauwe …

De kleuren van Nieuw-Zeeland - National Geographic Traveler Nederland/België

Filmmaker Ludovic Gibert reisde samen met zijn kersverse vrouw in drie weken van het Zuidereiland naar het noorden van Nieuw-Zeeland. Tijdens hun …

What Would Happen If a Black Hole Showed Up in Our Solar System? Hollywood and an Expert Answer

The scenario seems impossible. A black hole randomly passing into our solar system. If it happened, it would obviously be bad, which is why it’s the …

Why Is It Taking So Long To Figure Out Planet Nine?

<i>We have the mass and orbital parameters of a large planet in the outer solar system. Astronomers don’t seem to care?</i><p>Nothing short of caring deeply can cause astronomers to publish such a burst of papers on an as-yet theoretical planet, too distant to have already been captured by our numerous …

Europe's Bold Plan for a Moon Base Is Coming Together

The ESA's Director General calls it "Moon Village," and the rest of the world seems to be coming around to the idea.<p>Imagine an international research station on the moon, where astronauts and cosmonauts and taikonauts and any other-nauts from around the world conduct science experiments, gather …

Boeing Boasts: We'll Beat SpaceX to Mars!

NASA's path to Mars -- and Boeing's -- looks anything but straightforward compared to SpaceX's. Image source: NASA.<p>SpaceX wants to go to Mars -- by now, that's common knowledge. But did you know that <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA) wants to go to Mars, too? And that it plans to get there before SpaceX?<p>It's true. …

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Colonizing the Moon Just Got a Lot More Dangerous

Bad news, would-be lunar colonists: that dusty, airless space rock you dream of escaping to is apparently swarming with deadly projectiles. According …

NASA’s Hubble Spots Possible Water Plumes Erupting on Jupiter's Moon Europa

Astronomers working with the NASA Hubble Space Telescope have captured images of what might be water vapor plumes erupting from the surface of …

8 Tips for Taking Travel Pictures With an iPhone 7

Learn what it’s like traveling light in Africa with only an iPhone 7 to capture your most important travel moments.<p><i>Travel photographer Austin Mann was given early access to use the</i> <i>iPhone 7</i> <i>while traveling in Rwanda. He's traveling light, setting aside his traditional camera gear to put the new</i> …

New Milky Way Map Is a Spectacular Billion-Star Atlas

The most accurate map of the Milky Way ever produced includes some 400 million stars never before seen by humans.<p>After more than two years spent gluing its eyes to the heavens, an advanced celestial mapmaker has released its first results—wowing astronomers with the most accurate view of our Milky …