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Scientists say that Supermassive black hole will ‘eat’ gas cloud


December 15th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists are anxiously awaiting the outcome of an impending crash of the supermassive black hole which is currently located in the Milky Way. Scientists say a gas ... Read more...

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Supernova remnant erupts in enormous flares


May 12th, 2011 - 3:40 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The famous Crab Nebula supernova remnant has erupted in an enormous flare five times more powerful than any flare previously seen from the object. The outburst was ... Read more...

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Remnants of star that exploded more than 13bn yrs ago found


January 6th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Scientists in the UK and US have found the remnants of a star that exploded more than 13 billion years ago, which they believe was probably one of ... Read more...

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‘Missing link’ between Big Bang, creation of stars uncovered


January 6th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Astronomers have uncovered the 'missing link' in the evolution of the universe following the Big Bang.For years the scientists knew nothing about the 'dark ages' of space -- ... Read more...

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New research explains how galaxy centres light up


July 9th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Scientists have found that galactic nuclei (AGN), the extremely bright centres of some galaxies, which have sustained recent cloud impacts have enough fuel to light up by giving ... Read more...

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Heavenly Hand of God Pulsar Joins Eye of God Pic


May 5th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An image of an X-ray nebula which spans 150 light years shows an amazing bright blue hand reaching for a ball of flames. The ghostly blue cloud like ... Read more...

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Astronomers capture image of ‘cosmic cat’


January 24th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, January 24 (ANI): The European Southern Observatory (ESO) has recently released a stunning new image of the vast cloud known as the 'Cat's Paw Nebula', which is a complex region of ... Read more...

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Newly discovered planet victim of game of ‘planetary billiards’


August 13th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 13 (ANI): A team of scientists has found a new planet which appears to have been the victim of a game of planetary billiards, flung into its unusual orbit by ... Read more...

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Astrophysicists predict the birth of a star


June 10th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A pair of astrophysicists has predicted the birth of a star, by saying that "the inevitable future of the starless cloud Barnard 68" is to collapse and give ... Read more...

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Milky Way’s centre tastes like raspberries and smells of rum


April 21st, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): If a long term research by astronomers is anything to go by, then the centre of our of galaxy tastes like raspberries and smells of rum.According to a ... Read more...

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Jupiter-like planets may easily form around twin star systems


January 6th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): In a new study, astronomers have suggested that Jupiter-like planets may easily form around certain types of twin star systems.A disk of molecules discovered orbiting a ... Read more...

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Astronomers uncover evidence that confirms brown dwarfs form like stars


December 4th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Astronomers, using the Smithsonians Submillimeter Array (SMA), have uncovered strong evidence which confirms that brown dwarfs form like stars.Using the SMA, the astronomers detected molecules of carbon ... Read more...

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Black hole behind formation of mysterious Hannys voorwerp in deep space


November 26th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Amsterdam, Nov 26 (ANI): New observations made by radio telescopes have revealed that the bizarre astronomical object known as Hannys voorwerp, which is a huge green irregular cloud of gas, is ... Read more...

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”Little bang” may have triggered solar system formation


October 3rd, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Astrophysicists at the Carnegie Institution''s Department of Terrestrial Magnetism (DTM) have shown for the first time that a ''little bang'', in the form of a supernova, could ... Read more...

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Infrared echoes give clues to supernova’’s first moments


October 2nd, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Using data from NASA''s Spitzer Space Telescope, scientists have determined that hot spots near the shattered remains of an exploded star are echoing the blast''s first moments. According ... Read more...

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Computer simulation shows stars form around black holes after all


August 22nd, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 22 (ANI): A new computer simulation has suggested that stars can form in the hostile environment around a black hole after all.The area around a black hole was thought ... Read more...

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Scientists generate shortest-ever flash of light; just 80 attoseconds long


June 20th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Experts at the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics in Germany have devised a way to generate the shortest-ever flash of light, that is, just 80 attoseconds ... Read more...

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Get ready to see celestial fireworks in the sky by mid century


June 6th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Astronomers have announced that within a few decades, people can expect to see celestial fireworks, which would be visible from Earth.According to a report in National ... Read more...

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Massive gas cloud on collision course with Milky Way in 20 to 40 million years


January 12th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 12 (ANI): New observations from the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia, US, have indicated that a gas cloud weighing a million times the mass of the Sun, is on ... Read more...

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‘Santa Claus’ gas cloud in our galaxy excites astronomers (Re-issue)


December 2nd, 2007 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
Paris, Dec2 (ANI): European Space Agency's (ESA) XMM-Newton X-ray observatory has discovered a huge cloud of high-temperature gas shaped somewhat like the silhouette of Santa Claus, in the Orion constellation in our ... Read more...

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‘Santa Claus’ gas cloud in our galaxy excites astronomers


December 1st, 2007 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
Paris , Dec 1: European Space Agency's (ESA) XMM-Newton X-ray observatory has discovered a huge cloud of high-temperature gas shaped somewhat like the silhouette of Santa Claus, in the Orion constellation in ... Read more...

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