Astronomers have profound questions about the first billion years of the universe: what burned off the fog of the cosmic dark ages? Was it the formation of stars or supermassive black holes, or both? And how did those black holes...
Those gay male nuns you’ve noticed throughout Queer Atlanta are on a mission … from God? Goddess? The Queer Force? Whatever, let's just say that their hearts in the right place.
Encountering a black hole would be a frightening prospect for our planet. We know that these cosmic monsters ferociously devour any object that strays too close to their "event horizon" – the last chance of escape. But even though black...Show More Summary
New book Star Wars: Canto Bight explores the lavish casino city we'll see in The Last Jedi - a place where exotic alien creatures and cosmic high-rollers gamble it all to make their fortunes
The launch depends on good weather, but then it will be smooth sailing 127,000 feet up.
Pantone's choice for color of the year isn't just a shade of purple. It's a way of looking at life, the universe and everything.
From black holes to the multiverse, a cosmic comic celebrating the endangered art of human conversation.
A science team in Antarctica is preparing to loft a balloon-borne instrument to collect information on cosmic rays, high-energy particles from beyond the solar system that enter Earth's atmosphere every moment of every day. The instrument,...Show More Summary
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) A science team in Antarctica is preparing to fly SuperTIGER, a balloon-borne instrument designed to collect heavy high-energy particles from beyond the solar system that constantly bombard Earth's atmosphere.
THIS IS PROBABLY WHERE THE “MAGIC SWORD” LEGENDS COME FROM: The Most Precious Bronze Age Artefacts Were Made With Cosmic Materials. “According to a new study, it’s possible that all iron-based weapons and tools of the Bronze Age were forged using metal salvaged from meteorites. The finding has given experts a better insight into how […]
Talking subatomic cosmic blues with the Brooklyn singer-songwriter. by Santi Elijah Holley W ith her Tennessee twang and infectious laugh, Valerie June could charm the dew off a honeysuckle. It’s difficult not to smile and laugh along...Show More Summary
(Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA)) To understand when supermassive black holes first appeared, astronomers scan the skies for actively-feeding black holes (known as 'quasars') from the Universe's distant past. Show More Summary
The fourth season is almost upon those living in polar and temperate climes, but it shouldn’t be a downer. Whining like a baby-lunged lunatic will get you nowhere, so let this be the year you embrace the slush soakers, awkward public sidewalk falls, and icicled nosehairs. Show More Summary
According to the current understanding of cosmic structure formation, the precursors of the most massive structures in the Universe began to form shortly after the Big Bang, in regions corresponding to the largest fluctuations in the cosmic density field. Show More Summary
Black Mirror, Charlie Brooker’s dark, twisted, technology-driven Twilight Zone riff, is about return to Netflix for yet another season of woe and punishment. There’s a cold cosmic justice at work in Black Mirror; a sense that any transgression, no matter how mundane, will be met with the bleakest of punishments. Show More Summary
The Evolution of an Enlightened Ufologist By Dr. Raymond A. Keller, a.k.a. “Cosmic Ray,” author of the Venus Rising Trilogy Note: Dr. Keller will be manning a Venus booth from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, 9 December at the Great Lakes Comic Expo, in the United Food and Commercial Workers Hall, 879 Horrace Brown Drive, Madison Heights, Michigan. Show More Summary
The Planet Factory by Elizabeth Tasker offers a “thorough guide to how exoplanets are opening our eyes to the cosmic possibilities for life”, finds Louisa Preston
Looks like King Tut's space dagger wasn't so special after all. The legendary Egyptian pharaoh was found last year to have been buried with a dagger forged from a meteorite, a truly cosmic artifact fit for a king. Well, as it turns out,...Show More Summary
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