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In new models, looking at what happens when these two objects come together, it appears that the more massive neutron star will shred the smaller neutron star, causing light to be released
Maybe a lot of those rivers and valleys we see carved on Mars weren’t carved by rivers we’d recognize but were instead carved by rivers under glaciers such as we rarely get to see.
Galaxy cluster SpARCS1049 is out there forming 900 some odd stars per year out of the gas and dust between galaxies. This is not normal.
A new paper describes a new, ultra metal-poor galaxy discovered by the research team’s neural network.
Researchers from Curtin University recently went through images, headed out, and were able to recover debris from two separate meteor falls, one freshly observed and the other from November 2019.
Researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have, for the first time, detected hints of a neutron star in the heart of the supernova 1987a remnant.
In a new paper, researchers describe how they used data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) and Gaia to detail out the observed parameters of more than 3000 stars to get at their radii through a trick of relativity.
In a new paper in Physical Review Letters, a team is able to explain both the large-scale power spectrum’s anomaly at low values and the anomaly in lensing amplitude that shows inconsistency with Lambda-Cold Dark Matter cosmologies.
A new paper in Nature describes a newly discovered star stream found by the Southern Stellar Stream Spectroscopic Survey.