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Neil deGrasse Tyson Faces Investigation By Fox, NatGeo Over Sexual Misconduct Claims
Two women made allegations against the astrophysicist and "Cosmos" host in a newly published report.
Astrophysicist Shoots Down Donald Trump's Bonkers 'Natural Instinct For Science' Boast
A professor broke down why Trump's wild brag can't possibly be true.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Weighs The Scientific Data For Prayers vs. Guns
The famed astrophysicist looks at the evidence.
NASA To ‘Touch’ The Sun
NASA has revealed new details about its hotly anticipated mission to fly a space probe into the sun’s atmosphere to learn more about solar radiation.
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Astrophysicist: ETs May Have Already Lived And Died In Our Solar System
The big question: Did they leave artifacts behind for us to find?
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Winston Churchill Contemplates E.T.s In Newly Discovered Essay
He started writing it just weeks after Britain entered WWII.
Until we get better tools, excited reports of 'habitable planets' need to come back down to Earth
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Jumping the gun The smallest planets in our own solar system are rocky and the largest planets are gaseous, but we see a
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Enormous Black Hole Chews Star For a Decade
Astronomers watch the galactic equivalent of a dog with a bone.
Bohemian Renaissance Man: An Interview With Dr. Brian May, Rock Star And Astrophysicist
Writer, musician and television personality.
There are things known, and things unknown, and in between is Brian May.
Satirical Nerdcore Rapper M.C. Hawking Set to Perform For Stephen Hawking at STARMUS Festival
Music, culture and travel journalist
In addition to music, there will be a series of lectures by notable figures such as scientist/author/television personality
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Birthday Black Holes
Rana X Adhikari
Prof of Experimental Physics at Caltech. Gravitational Radiati...
Then luck struck. I hit the grad school jackpot, advisor-wise. Without the effect Rai Weiss had on me, I'd probably be arranging
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The Universe May Be Expanding Way Faster Than We Thought
As astrophysicist Adam Riess explains in this fascinating Q&A, the cosmos will double in size 800 million years sooner than predicted.
How Did We Wind Up in Such an Unlikely Universe?
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For all the steps described above to have happened as outlined, such numbers as the gravitational constant, the charge on
Supermassive Black Holes Could Be More Common Than We Thought
A new study could overhaul our understanding of these cosmic monsters.
To Land on an Asteroid
Chief Photo and Video Analyst MUFON
The OSIRIS-REx satellite is scheduled for launch as early as September 3, 2016, and is slated to rendezvous with asteroid Bennu on August 2018. It will match speed with the asteroid and perform a touch and go sample mission sometime in late 2019.
Lucia Perez, Aspiring Astrophysicist
Women’s College Alumna, Advocate, and Blogger
I hear comments similar to Lucia's all the time, and that's one of the reasons I encourage all college-bound high school
What Would Happen If Earth Fell Into A Black Hole?
By Kevin Pimbblet | University of Hull, The Conversation US
Here's the answer.
Gravitational Waves: Why Are Scientists Celebrating?
Astronomer; Director of the Dunlap Institute for Astronomy and...
There have been many scientific highlights of physics and astronomy in recent years: the Higgs Boson, landing a probe on a comet, and an amazing fly-by of Pluto. But all this is dwarfed by what has been announced this week. A new era of science has begun.
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Scientists Prove Einstein Was Right After Detecting Gravitational Waves
The discovery may usher in a new era of astronomy and answer big questions about black holes.
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