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Swift Black Hole Winds May Shape Galaxy
Winds that charge away from supermassive black holes at a fraction of the speed of light have long been mysterious and even contentious. Now, new evidence sheds light on their origins. The post Swift Black Hole Winds May Shape Galaxy appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
Starquakes reveal surprises about birth of stars in our galaxy
A study of the internal sound waves created by starquakes, which make stars ring like a bell, has provided unprecedented insights into conditions in the turbulent gas clouds where stars were born 8 billion years ago.
NASA Announces Teams for 2017 Human Exploration Rover Challenge
Ready for a race? Nearly 100 high school and college teams from across the globe will put their skills to the test March 30 to April 1 during NASA’s Human Exploration Rover Challenge at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
Albert Einstein: Biography, Theories & Quotes
Albert Einstein profoundly changed physics and ideas about space and time. Learn his theories, find facts and quotes from the man with an IQ of 160.
Albert Einstein: Theories, Facts, IQ and Quotes
He profoundly changed how we think about space and time.
Terrifying 'Life'-Form Revealed In New Red Band Trailer
Warning: Graphic Imagery - A long dormant life-form from Mars lays waste to the International Space Station and has its ‘eyes’ set on Earth. The new sci-fi thriller 'Life' premieres on March 24, 2017.
Nerds Solving Problems - NSTA 2017, Los Angeles
Every year, teachers and educators gather by the thousands at the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Conference. We at The Planetary Society will be there again this year to share our love of space science and exploration with the people who are shaping the future—people like you.
Triple Play! See Jupiter, Spica and the Moon Rendezvous Tonight
Jupiter teams up with the moon and the bright star Spica tonight (March 14), forming a triangle configuration in the overnight hours to put on an eye-catching show.
Traffic-free and Sky-high
The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite captured this natural-color image of cloud streets over the Barents Sea and Mezhdusharsky Island on March 7, 2017. Such formations occur frequently in the region in late winter.
Back to the lab
Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Bacteria from space