Astronomers have discovered the effects of the oldest flashes in the observable Universe
Afterglow SGRB181123B, captured by the Gemini North telescope. The afterglow marked with a circle. Astronomers recorded the afterglow of the weak and the quick burst detected at a distance of 10 billion light years from Earth. Thi...
What scientists know about the age and expansion of the Universe?
Before you the milky Way, rotating on a Tasmanian lake in the still waters of which reflected the shining stars. Measurement of small variations of the polarization properties of the CMB (red and blue in the picture) show the age ...
Parade of the planets 4 Jul 2020: what you need to know?
July 2020 rich in astronomical events. Is it any wonder that astrologers want to make money? If you think that the world around is crazy enough, allow me to reassure you: our business is so bad that the news of the Runet downright...
Why astrologers are not right about your zodiac sign?
Astrologers are wrong about your zodiac sign. One of the fundamental pillars on which rests the modern astrology, is zodiac based on the stars movement. This movement changes the view of the zodiac from the Earth, causing the cons...
Astronomers have discovered a giant planet that should not exist
the Opening of Spanish astronomers could change our understanding of the formation of planets around small stars. the Spanish resort town of Costa de Almeria is famous not only for the scorching sun, sea and breathtaking landscape...
Asteroids can change its color
Some of the detected person asteroids have unique properties About 900 different sizes and shapes revolves at present around our Sun. Each of these stones is unique in its own way, but, nevertheless, the mankind is extremely lucky...
Scientists: Our galaxy is similar to the English letter S
All of our modern idea of the form was based on observations of other galaxies, and the distance calculations to objects who are in them. Therefore, scientists have long believed that our galaxy is similar to the other and has the...
Astronomers in Tibet caught a powerful signal from the crab nebula
Scientists joint Chinese-Japanese experiment ASgamma Tibet has documented the most powerful release of space , ever observed from astrophysical source. Researchers believe that the cause of this phenomenon is the interaction of en...
From the galaxy-double our milky Way received a mysterious radio signal
Only a week ago we reported that Australian astronomers have located four billion light years. This week I decided to surprise the American scientists from the California Institute of technology. Researchers caught a new a single ...
Astronomers were able to explain the mysterious radio message from space
somewhere in the beginning of this year Brian Metzger realized that he was by himself — no incoming messages, no lessons — and that maybe, just maybe he got the answer to one of the most persistent mysteries of astronomy. He flew ...
Astronomers have discovered another star with an extremely unusual decrease in luminosity
Piggy astronomical mysteries replenished. An international group of researchers reported on the results of observation of a very unusual star. Located about 440 years of low-mass star, dubbed EPIC 204376071, demonstrates a very in...
The discoverers of the mysterious "Ninth planet" clarified its characteristics
Since the exclusion of Pluto from the category of planets in 2006 people still believe that our Solar system is home to 8 planets. However, a few years ago in the scientific community up a buzz about the possibility of the existen...
The telescope "Hubble" accidentally discovered the tiny galaxy near the Milky Way
Modern astronomy has indeed reached a very high technological level. Because of this, we can observe events and phenomena that took place more than 13 billion light-years. We have seen how the encounter of the neutron star; curren...
In the Solar system, opened a new class of objects, which confirms the long-held theory
While some scientists find somewhere beyond the orbit of Neptune's mysterious "Ninth planet", others open new class of small TRANS-Neptunian objects. A team of specialists from the National astronomical Observatory of Japan report...
Astronomers spoke about the unique system with protoplanetary disk
Investigated using complex radio telescope ALMA, located in Chile's Atacama desert, a quadruple star system really surprised astronomers. It turned out that she has one feature that is never met in practice and up to this point ex...
Radio transmissions from distant galaxies was repeated. What would it mean?
Astronomers have recorded the second repetitive quick burst that . This discovery suggests that the space may be a lot more of these mysterious signals. This surge, which was named FRB 180814.J0422+73, is among the 13 newly discov...
10 spooky forces, phenomena and events that shape the surrounding space
Science has repeatedly shown how pathetic and insignificant we are. But thanks to this we were able to learn a lot about the Universe and its secrets related to the formation of different types of stars, galaxies and a variety of ...
Astronomers have discovered a planet that is evaporating at a record rate
In space there is one very exotic class of exoplanets. Scientists call them "hot Neptune". They are so rare that among 3869 confirmed worlds had been discovered only a few such planets. However, their rarity may be able to explain...
The astronomers measured how much light radiated by the stars in the entire history of the Universe
Astronomers have measured the whole sky, which was leaked to the space in the entire history of the Universe. Get 4 x 1084 particles of light, i.e. photons. It is roughly equivalent to all the photons which would emit if burned 10...
Laid the Foundation for the biggest optical telescope in the world
At the moment, in several places of the world is building a revolutionary ground-based telescopes that promises to open the door to a new era of astronomical research. The mountain Mauna Kea, Hawaii, Australia, South Africa, North...