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In a galaxy, 600 million light-years away, a black hole deathmatch is ripping up spacetime, exposing some fascinating dynamics at the heart of a powerful quasar.
You'll probably hear a lot about a 'supermoon' over the next few months. This is not a term that astronomers use, but here are some facts about what will actually happen.
From round disks to oval clusters; many galaxies in the Universe have undergone a dramatic transformation over the past eight billion years or so.
As astronomical techniques become more advanced, a team of astrophysicists think they will be able to not only detect the signatures of alien life in exoplanetary atmospheres, but also track its relentless spread throughout the galaxy.
Has Stephen Hawking found the 'emergency exit' for information falling into a black hole?
A new spacecraft will test ideas to find gravitational waves in the universe.
Stephen Hawking may have just solved one of the most vexing mysteries in physics — the 'information paradox.'
September is a perfect time to help astronomers educate the public (and themselves) about the universe.
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