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Aug 31, 2015 04:25 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After a successful flyby of Pluto in July, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft will be redirected to visit a small, icy body known as 2014 MU69, located nearly a billion miles farther into the Kuiper Belt region beyond Neptune.
Aug 31, 2015 11:04 AM ET // Stuart Gary, ABC Science Online
The butterfly shape is created by the stellar ballet of the two sun-like stars at the end of their lives.
Aug 30, 2015 03:04 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A mathematical way to describe chaotic systems uses a simple numerical scale to show if things might fly out of control.
Aug 28, 2015 05:58 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
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.
Aug 27, 2015 12:48 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
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.
Aug 27, 2015 12:06 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Has Stephen Hawking found the 'emergency exit' for information falling into a black hole?
Aug 26, 2015 08:34 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Stephen Hawking may have just solved one of the most vexing mysteries in physics — the 'information paradox.'
Aug 25, 2015 05:49 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Cassini has once again turned to Enceladus, the enigmatic moon of Saturn.
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