David with the Head of Goliath by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio and Stormy Landscape with Jupiter, Mercury, Philemon and Baucis by Peter Paul Rubens, both in the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna, are the latest recipients of a conservation grant from the Getty Foundation. They join the spectacular Ghent Altarpiece and Giorgio Vasari’s The Last Supper, [...]
Science guy Bill Nye says the two logical places to search for life in our solar system are Mars and Europa, the smallest of Jupiter's four moons. Why Europa? Nye gets into some details here, but here's the gist: Water. Water water. Water, water water water water; water water water! Water. Read more...
Lawrence Livermore scientists for the first time have experimentally re-created the conditions that exist deep inside giant planets, such as Jupiter, Uranus and many of the planets recently discovered outside our solar system.Researchers...Show More Summary
Bill Nye on why we may be decades away from discovering life on Jupiter's moon Europa.
It may look like a giant ball oozing with earthworms, but it's actually a simulation of Jupiter's massive and complex magnetosphere — a magnetic field that extends more than four million miles from its surface. Read more...
In their quest to understand life’s potential beyond Earth, astrobiologists study how organisms might survive in numerous environments, from the surface of Mars to the ice-covered oceans of Jupiter’s moon, Europa (above). For now, Earth is our only example of...
The image above shows a simulation of Jupiter’s magnetic field, whose intricate complexities make it extremely difficult to accurately model. While it may look like the gas giant is vomiting up some enormous space worms, the visualization is actually capturing details of the gas giant’s magnetism with greater precision than ever before. Everything’s bigger about […]
Post by Ericka Sóuter. The summer hasn't been kind to Beyonce and Jay Z. Sure, they launched their sold out On the Run tour, but their image has certainly taken a beating. In case you have been living in a space station on Jupiter, I...Show More Summary
Attendees enjoyed a first look at "Dawn of Justice," "Jupiter Ascending," and "Fury Road," plus an hour of Stephen Colbert and "The Hobbit" cast & crew.
In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I comment on one aspect in the current sky — Mars square Jupiter, which will be exact Friday. I call this the “push the edge” aspect — it’s all about taking a... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!
JUPITER, FL - July 28, 2014 – Research conducted at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has discovered links between a set of genes known to promote tumor growth and mucoepidermoid carcinoma, an oral cancer that affects the salivary glands. Show More Summary
While NASA is constantly thinking of ways to discover life beyond our solar system, there’s plenty of reason to believe we might not need to look that far. One of Jupiter’s moons, Europa, is covered with a thick sheet of ice, and could be made up primarily of water. And since most large planetary bodies […]
Following Saturday’s New Moon conjunct Jupiter, the Moon remains in Leo until it ingresses Virgo Monday at 11:37 pm EDT (Tuesday 03:37 UTC). As of the moment of this writing, the Moon is square... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!
Daily Astrology for Sunday, July 27 by Eric Francis The Leo New Moon happened yesterday at 6:41 pm EDT (22:41 UTC) — the alignment of the Moon, Sun and Jupiter with asteroid Amor, all of it... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!
A big scifi film that looks unlike any other movie you've ever seen.
The trailers for Jupiter Rising, the Wachowskis' wild-and-demented space opera collision, have looked pretty fun but also somewhat goofy. But today at Comic-Con, we saw a ton of footage, and we're pretty much sold on the humor, the incredibly creative action, and yes, the "chosen one" storyline. Read more...
Though "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" brought the San Diego Comic-Con crowd to life to start off Saturday, Warner Bros. had more up their sleeve. First was "Jupiter Ascending."Channing Tatum was on-hand to introduce a new extended trailer filled with space battles and Mila Kunis. Show More Summary
Among all the talk of sequels and adaptations, Warner Bros. also previewed one of their most intriguingly offbeat upcoming releases at Hall H on Saturday. Channing Tatum was on hand to reveal some new footage from Jupiter Ascending, the Wachowskis‘ first original sci-fi movie since the Matrix trilogy. Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Pictures is returning to Hall H at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time with a look at three movies and possibly some surprises? What we know for sure is that they are presenting Jupiter Ascending, Mad Max: Fury Road and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, but will they also feature Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?
Planetary scientists searching for water on three distant exoplanets have come up dry. Scientists who trained NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope on three “hot Jupiters” have discovered that they have far less water vapor than previously thought.