Astrophysicists have found two supermassive black holes in Markarian 231, the nearest quasar to Earth, using observations from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. The discovery of two supermassive black holes--one larger one and a second, smaller one--are evidence of a binary...
Guest post by David Middleton From Five Thirty Eight Science… THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD 7:00 AM AUG 19, 2015 Science Isn’t Broken It’s just a hell of a lot harder than we give it credit for. By CHRISTIE ASCHWANDEN Graphics by RITCHIE KING If you follow the headlines, your confidence in science may have taken a…
The training center at Roshchino will be a modern facility seating 500 spectators. Tentatively estimated at 400 million rubles, the design will be unveiled three or four months from now.
The 2015 Rugby World Cup kicks off in just over a few weeks, giving die-hard fans little time to prepare for one of the most intense sports tournaments in the calendar year New Zealand walks into the big show as the heavy favorites after retaining their title last year. The team is [...]
“The Martian” won’t hit theaters for another month, but the movie is already being hailed as this year’s “Interstellar.” Andy Weir’s fast-paced sci-fi novel — on which the movie is based — has won accolades from NASA for its technical accuracy. And now, its cinematic adaptation has...
New Tottenham signing Son Heung-min scores for South Korea against Algeria at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Three Exeter players made England's World Cup squad - another reminder of the Chiefs' rise under head coach Rob Baxter.
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt concedes that informing the members of his squad who will not be part of the 31-man group selected for the Rugby World Cup is "the least desirable part of my job".
Enough is enough. The Administrator of NASA calls on congress to fully fund the space program. The post Congress, Don’t Make Us Hitch Rides With Russia. Love, NASA appeared first on WIRED.
NASA has released new images showing global sea level rise. The agency's scientists say sea levels have risen four inches in the last two decades. (Aug. 27)
A manned mission to Mars almost dictates a manned lunar return. Trouble is, there's little political will for such missions.
NASA measures sea level rise from space, and the outlook isn’t good.
Burgess is joined in the squad by young Exeter centre Henry Slade, but there was World Cup heart break for Danny Cipriani and 37-year-old Nick Easter who were amongst the eight players deemed surplus to requirements when the final 31 names were revealed today. As expected, there is also no place in the side for
One look at the leaked images of the "Toyota Prius 2016" and we know the fourth-generation Prius is inspired by Toyota's Mirai fuel-cell car. After a press launch in September, the "Toyota Prius 2016" will be exhibited at Frankfurt, Germany during its global auto fair.
In its first drone crash investigation report, the ATSB blames a potentially serious incident at the Melbourne Cricket Ground at the world cup cricket final on 29 March this year on radio interference. The crash didn’t hurt anyone or take any attention from the Australian victory, but a face full of rotating knives for a [...]
Amid the inevitable retirements to come out of this summer’s Women’s World Cup, there was one absolute stunner. True, while United States’ international Lauren Holiday’s announcement was, for some, premature (she’s only 27 year’s old), it had been rumored since early spring, when the National Women’s Soccer League season was about […]
With Arctic ice melting rapidly, recent studies conducted by NASA suggest that a sea level rise of at least three feet may be inevitable.
While Alan Pardew welcomed Yannick Bolasie’s return from compassionate leave, Crystal Palace’s manager revealed midfielder Mile Jedinak will miss the final fixture before the upcoming two-week international break – and Australia’s 2018 World Cup qualifying games with Bangladesh and Tajikistan. The club captain, 31, limped out of the Capital One Cup win […]
Sea levels worldwide rose an average of nearly 3 inches (8 cm) since 1992, the result of warming waters and melting ice, a panel of NASA scientists said on Wednesday. In 2013, a United Nations panel predicted sea levels would rise from 1 to 3 feet (0.3 to 0.9 meters) by the end of the century. Show More Summary
As the Springboks prepare for next month's World Cup, their biggest challenge might be achieving racial transformation.