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Studies find evidence of a fourth dimension

We live in a three-dimensional reality. Because of that, it’s pretty hard to imagine what a four-dimensional reality might be like, but that isn’t …

Physics

It’s time to explore Uranus and Neptune again — and here's how NASA could do it

A new report details four missions that could visit the ice giants in the mid-2040s<p>A group of researchers from NASA and various US universities have come up with plans to explore two of the least visited planets in our Solar System: Uranus and Neptune. That’s because compared to the other worlds in …

Astronomy

A New Large Hadron Collider Discovery Adds Strangeness to the Already Strange

With so many mystifying discoveries in physics as of late, like finding brand new particles and a negative effect mass fluid, the newest data from …

Scientists Just Detected Matter Wobbling Around a Black Hole For The First Time

The final dance.<p>An international team of scientists has observed matter wobbling in a gravitational vortex around a black hole for the first time.<p>The …

Black Holes

Tim Bosma trial: Millard and Smich guilty of 1st-degree murder

Cheers and applause erupted outside a Hamilton courtroom Friday after Dellen Millard and Mark Smich were both found guilty of first-degree murder in …

Crime

Court resumes at Tim Bosma trial after ill juror returns

The trial for two men accused of murdering Tim Bosma has resumed after a juror fell ill in a Hamilton courtroom this morning.<p>On Wednesday morning, as …

Tim Bosma trial: Jury asks about witnesses' 'pact'

Dellen Millard and Mark Smich await verdicts on 1st-degree murder changes<p>Jurors at the trial of two men accused of killing Hamilton's Tim Bosma have …

Tim Bosma trial: Praying woman interrupts proceedings

Judge temporarily suspended jury deliberations after juror fell ill<p>A woman barged into a courtroom and interrupted the proceedings as jurors in the …

Judge at Bosma murder trial reduces options for first-degree murder conviction

HAMILTON, Ont. — Jurors about to deliberate on the guilt or innocence of Dellen Millard and Mark Smich in the killing of Tim Bosma had their options …

The Art Of Rahsan Ekedal

Hitting stores this week is a new hardcover art book featuring the work of <b>Rahsan Ekedal</b>. The new offering form <b>Top Cow</b> features the artists work from …

'Brotherman', 'Bounce' Among Winners At 2016 Glyph Awards

This weekend saw the eleventh annual Glyph Awards held in Philadelphia, at the East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention. The awards, founded by Rich …

Graphic Novels

The black-hole collision that reshaped physics

A momentous signal from space has confirmed decades of theorizing on black holes — and launched a new era of gravitational-wave astronomy.<p>The event …

Physics

Scientists Just Discovered a Black Hole That's Blasting The Fastest 'Space Wind' in The Known Universe

Wind speeds of 200 million km/h.<p>Astronomers have discovered the fastest ultraviolet winds ever recorded in the Universe, swirling around a …

Universe

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

LIGO

Gravity waves from black holes verify Einstein’s prediction

<b>WASHINGTON</b> — Tremors in the cosmic fabric of space and time have finally been detected, opening a new avenue for exploring the universe.<p>The historic …

Physics

Mysterious burst of radio waves traced to galaxy billions of light-years away

For the first time, a mysterious blast of energy known as a Fast Radio Burst (FRB) has been precisely traced to a distant galaxy, bringing scientists …

Telescope used on Armstrong's moon landing finds new galaxies | Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian telescope used to broadcast live vision of man’s first steps on the moon in 1969 has found hundreds of new galaxies hidden behind the Milky Way by using an innovative receiver that measures radio waves.<p>An artist's impression of the galaxies found in the Zone of …

Universe

How Mozart Unlocked a Galactic Secret

Seeking to untangle the theory of relativity—which scientists announced confirmation of this week—Albert Einstein turned to the pure simplicity of …

AI robots could be the future of space walks

Russia is developing robots with artificial intelligence to send to the International Space Stations that could take on tasks dangerous for humans, …

Robotics

Our Fierce Sun: 12 Months of Explosive Activity

In a dramatic new composite image released by NASA, 23 high-definition observations of our nearest star have been compiled creating the mother of all …

High-Definition

Hubble studies atmosphere of distant and hot Super Earth

Scientists have analyzed the atmosphere of a super Earth planet for the first time using the Hubble Space Telescope. The planet that Hubble has been …

2016 February 17 - Milky Way over the Pinnacles in Australia

<b>Milky Way over the Pinnacles in Australia</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> Michael Goh<p><b>Explanation:</b> What strange world is this? Earth. In the foreground of the featured …

Cosmology

China’s giant radio telescope reveals astronomical ambitions

China is building the world’s largest radio telescope with a 500m aperture in a project that demonstrates the country’s growing scientific …

Universe

Gravitiational Waves Give Us A New Way To Look At The Universe

Imagine that instead of the Sun, Moon, planets and stars in the sky, all you had ever seen was clouds. Not the puffy white ones silhouetted against a blue sky, but the thick gray, expansive stratus clouds that are the hallmarks of a dreary winter. But unlike the winter clouds that last for weeks or …

If you're going to fall into a black hole, make sure it's rotating

It's no secret that black holes are objects to be avoided, were you to plot yourself a trip across the galaxy. Get too close to one and you'd find …

Black Holes

Bosma trial witness says he found massive incinerator dubbed ‘The Eliminator’ on Millard farm

HAMILTON, Ont. — Chaz Main and his buddy had cut a simple deal with a farmer: In return for a case of beer and a bottle of Crown Royal whisky, they …

‘That was weird’: Trial hears of unease as Tim Bosma left with two strangers for test drive

HAMILTON — When Tim Bosma’s truck was found in the search for the missing Hamilton man, its interior was in tatters: upholstery and carpet had been …

Witness: Millard's fingerprint found in Tim Bosma's truck

HAMILTON -- The trial of two accused killers of a Hamilton man who took them for a test drive in his pickup truck has heard from a fingerprint …

Detective describes manhunt for accused in disappearance of Bosma

HAMILTON -- One of the lead investigators into the death of a man slain after going on a test drive with two strangers told jurors on Wednesday that …

New Stills from Next DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

The CW has released new stills from the second episode of <b>DC's Legends of Tomorrow</b>. The episode, titled "Pilot, Part 2," is scheduled to air on …