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“surveys”

Feb 14, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Dear Science Communication Professionals: We have a problem. Continue reading →
Jan 8, 2014 01:46 PM ET // Nicole Gugliucci
Too often, the term paradigm-shift is used in science reporting for things that, really, aren't much of a shift in our thinking at all -- but this black hole discovery could be THE paradigm shift we've all been waiting for.
Dec 23, 2013 01:29 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
For the first time, an exomoon orbiting a free-floating exoplanet may have been discovered in a microlensing survey.
Nov 21, 2013 02:27 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE), astronomers have detected two ancient "failed stars" that are likely 10 billion years old. Continue reading →
Oct 15, 2013 01:57 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The first detection of a massive exoplanet orbiting within a galactic bulge star's habitable zone has been discovered, leading to the hypothesis that there may be life-giving exomoons in tow. Continue reading →