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Astronomers Aren?t Pleased About a Russian Plan to Put Billboards in Space

   18 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

It was bound to happen. While the rest of us look up at the night sky, and wonder at what we’re seeing, ponder how it all fits together, and strain ourselves trying to understand how our origins are intertwined with all that we see, others don’t. They look up at the magnitude of the night …
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There?s Life on the Moon! China?s Lander Just Sprouted the First Plants

   17 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

The Chang'e-4 mission accomplished another first by being the first mission to grow plant life on the Moon. Unfortunately, the experiment was short-lived.
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The Prototype for the Starship has been Assembled, Hop Tests Could be Happening Soon

   17 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

In an announcement sure to make you quiver with delight, Elon Musk says that SpaceX could begin short-hop test flights of its Starship prototype as early as next Spring. The Starship, which looks like something from a 1950’s sci-fi novel cover (awesome!) is intended to carry people to the Moon and Mars. When the spacecraft …
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A New Technique to Figure Out How Old Stars Are

   16 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

Our understanding of the universe, and of the Milky Way, is built on an edifice of individual pieces of knowledge, all related to each other. But each of those pieces is only so accurate. The more accurate we can make one of the pieces of knowledge, the more accurate our understanding of the whole thing …
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Bizarre Double Star System Flipped its Planetary Disk on its Side

   16 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

An international research team recently found a binary star system with a debris disk that orbits around their poles.
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Astronomers See the Exact Moment a Supernova Turned into a Black Hole (or Neutron Star)

   15 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

On June 17th 2018, the ATLAS (Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System) survey’s twin telescopes spotted something extraordinarily bright in the sky. The source was 200 million light years away in the constellation Hercules. The object was given the name AT2018cow or ?The Cow.? The Cow flared up quickly, and then just as quickly it was …
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Neutrino Telescopes Look Deep in the Earth and Deep into Space

   15 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

Neutrino telescopes are another kind of telescope to go alongside telescopes for visible light, x-rays, infrared, ultraviolet, microwave, radio, gamma ray and gravity waves.
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Our Complete Guide to the January 21st Total Lunar Eclipse

   14 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

By now, you’ve heard the news. One of the top astronomy events for 2019 is coming right up on the night of January 20th into the morning of the 21st with a total eclipse of the Moon. There’s lots of hype circulating around this one, as it assumes the meme of the ?SuperBloodWolf Moon eclipse? …
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Extreme Bacteria on the Space Station are Evolving to Handle the Harsh Conditions, not to Make Astronauts Sick

   14 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

A new study conducted by researchers from NWU has shown that bacteria do not mutate into super bugs.
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Giant Streak Structure Found in Venus? Cloudtops

   13 Jan 01:00:01   |  Universe Today

A team of researchers in Japan has discovered a gigantic streak structure in the cloud tops of Venus. The discovery is based on observations of Venus by the Japanese spacecraft Akatsuki. The findings were published in January 9th in the journal Nature Communications. Venus is unlike any other planet in the Solar System. The entire …
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