0 Published by Tony Darnell on 15th Dec, 2016
Although there are several space telescopes currently in operation, most people may think that the iconic Hubble Space Telescope is the way that they should all appear. Not so! Multiple alternative future designs for space observatories have been pro
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 9th Dec, 2016
Analysis from a new galaxy survey suggests that dark matter may be less dense and more smoothly distributed throughout space than previously thought; and in spite of the Schiaparelli crash earlier this year, the ESA approves funding for ExoMars rover
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 8th Dec, 2016
What is a Dark Galaxy? How do astronomers detect a galaxy that has almost no stars and is composed almost entirely of Dark Matter? Join today's Astro Coffee Hangout to find out!
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0 Published by Tony Darnell on 2nd Dec, 2016
Astronomers using the Very Large Telescope at the European Southern Observatory see something that may confirm that the vacuum of space is not empty; and The Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory, or LIGO, gets an upgrade.
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 1st Dec, 2016
We will explore how the resources in place on Mars will make possible long-term human exploration of the Red Planet’s surface.
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 18th Nov, 2016
Astronomers probe deeper than ever into the famous patch of sky known as the Hubble Ultra Deep Field with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array; and an international team of scientists learn more about how very high-mass stars are made.