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Space.com

A summertime sparkle seemed to hint that researchers had found dark matter, but it looks like those scientists were wrong.

12/11/2018

Space.com

And, Elon Musk has a slightly different idea.

12/11/2018

ESA Telecommunications & Integrated Applications

ESA’s 25 years of telecom: interview with Stéphane Lascar As ESA’s umbrella programme for telecom, ARTES, celebrates its 25th year, we will be examining why it was set up, how it and the European satcom environment have evolved, the opportunities and challenges that both face today, and what the future holds.

12/11/2018

SpaceRef Astronomy

A supernova discovered by an international group of astronomers including Carnegie's Tom Holoien and Maria Drout, and led by University of Hawaii's Ben Shappee, provides an unprecedented look at the first moments of a violent stellar explosion....

12/11/2018

Astrobiology

Microorganisms living underneath the surface of the earth have a total carbon mass of 15 to 23 billion tons, hundreds of times more than that of humans, according to findings announced by the Deep Carbon Observatory and coauthored by UT...

12/11/2018

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: M. Franco, D. Elbaz, M. Béthermin, B. Magnelli, C. Schreiber, L. Ciesla, M. Dickinson, N. Nagar, J. Silverman, E. Daddi, D. M. Alexander, T. Wang, M. Pannella, E. Le Floc’h, A. Pope, M. Giavalisco, A. J. Maury, F. Bournaud, R. Chary, R. Demarco, H. Ferguson, S. L. Finkelstein, H. Inami, D. Iono, S. Juneau, G. Lagache, R. Leiton, L. Lin, G. Magdis, H. Messias, K. Motohara, J. Mullaney, K. Okumura, C. Papovich, J. Pforr, W. Rujopakarn, M. Sargent, X. Shu and L. Zhou.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 620 , page A152
Keywords: galaxies: high-redshift ; galaxies: evolution ; galaxies: star formation ; galaxies: active ; galaxies: photometry ; submillimeter: galaxies.

12/11/2018

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: J. Krtička, J. Kubát and I. Krtičková.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 620 , page A150
Keywords: stars: winds ; outflows ; stars: mass-loss ; stars: early-type ; hydrodynamics ; X-rays: binaries.

12/11/2018

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: F. Fürst, S. Falkner, D. Marcu-Cheatham, B. Grefenstette, J. Tomsick, K. Pottschmidt, D. J. Walton, L. Natalucci and P. Kretschmar.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 620 , page A153
Keywords: accretion, accretion disks ; magnetic fields ; X-rays: binaries ; stars: neutron ; pulsars: individual: GX 301-2.

12/11/2018

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: V. Belitsky, I. Lapkin, M. Fredrixon, D. Meledin, E. Sundin, B. Billade, S.-E. Ferm, A. Pavolotsky, H. Rashid, M. Strandberg, V. Desmaris, A. Ermakov, S. Krause, M. Olberg, P. Aghdam, S. Shafiee, P. Bergman, E. De Beck, H. Olofsson, J. Conway, C. De Breuck, K. Immer, P. Yagoubov, F. M. Montenegro-Montes, K. Torstensson, J.-P. Pérez-Beaupuits, T. Klein, W. Boland, A. M. Baryshev, R. Hesper, J. Barkhof, J. Adema, M. E. Bekema and A. Koops.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 620 , page C2
Keywords: instrumentation: detectors ; techniques: spectroscopic ; errata, addenda.

12/11/2018

NPR Space News

The milestone makes the 41-year-old NASA probe just the second human-made object, after Voyager 1, to reach such distant regions. Now, Voyager 2 is over 11 billion miles from the sun — and counting.

12/10/2018