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0 Published by Tony Darnell on 30th Dec, 2016

Today, I’m going to share some of those trends that I’ve noticed developing in 2016 with an eye towards what I think is in store for us in 2017 and beyond.

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 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 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.

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 11th Nov, 2016

NASA announces that the successor to Hubble, the James Webb Space Telescope has finished assembly at the Goddard Space Flight Center and is ready for testing; and in case you have haven’t heard, there’s a Supermoon this weekend.

0 Published by Tony Darnell on 4th Nov, 2016

Astronomers put a face on dark matter for the first time; The Thirty Meter Telescope currently planned for Mauna Kea on Hawai’i may move to the Canary Islands.