Bright light from black hole in a feeding frenzy had been obscuring surrounding galaxies.
It’s nearly impossible to break a dry spaghetti noodle into only two pieces. A new MIT study shows how and why it can be done.
The positively charged particles may have an outsize influence on the properties of neutron stars and other neutron-rich objects.
Proposal for powerful particle collider gets National Academies’ go-ahead.
New data may explain star’s mysterious dimming.
Results may help identify ancient climates on Earth or other planets.
Study finds 1–2 percent of Earth’s oldest mantle rocks are made from diamond.
The “ghostly particle” is confirmed to have originated from a blazar, nearly 4 billion light years from Earth.
Signals from rare black hole-neutron star pairs could pinpoint rate at which universe is growing, researchers say.
Improved design may be used for exploring disaster zones and other dangerous or inaccessible environments.
Search considered successful “dress rehearsal” for exoplanet hunter TESS.