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Stormy cluster weather could unleash black hole power and explain lack

ErukAlert

'Weather' in clusters of galaxies may explain a longstanding puzzle, according to a team of researchers at the University of Cambridge. The

10/17/2019
Spectroscopic Survey Reveals the Nature of Obscured Active Galactic Nuclei

Spectroscopic Survey Reveals the Nature of Obscured Active Galactic

Sci Tech Daily

Most galaxies host a supermassive black hole (SMBH) at their nucleus, one whose mass exceeds a million solar-masses. When material actively

10/15/2019

Going against the flow around a supermassive black hole

ErukAlert

At the center of a galaxy called NGC 1068, a supermassive black hole hides within a thick doughnut-shaped cloud of dust and gas. When

10/15/2019

State-of-the-Art Cameras Reveal Violent Flaring at the Heart of a

Sci Tech Daily

An international team of astronomers, led by the University of Southampton, have used state-of-the-art cameras to create a high frame-rate

10/14/2019
The Sun Won’t Become a Black Hole – Here’s Why

The Sun Won’t Become a Black Hole – Here’s Why

Sci Tech Daily

Will the Sun become a black hole? No, it’s too small for that! The Sun would need to be about 20 times more massive to... The post The

10/13/2019
Time to Fish in Streams instead of Measuring Modeling and Fighting their Floods

Time to Fish in Streams instead of Measuring Modeling and Fighting

Department of the Army

He often jokes that he has similarities with Sheldon from “The Big Bang Theory” but instead of talking enthusiastically about theoretical string

5/16/2016
NASA’s Webb Telescope Will Penetrate Space Dust to Reveal Milky Way’s Center

NASA’s Webb Telescope Will Penetrate Space Dust to Reveal Milky Way’s

Sci Tech Daily

The center of our galaxy is a crowded place: A black hole weighing 4 million times as much as our Sun is surrounded by millions... The post

10/11/2019

Inside the Dodgers: Postseason accountability Part I: the POBO and the

Orange County Register

Editor’s note: This is the Oct. 10, 2019 edition of the Inside the Dodgers newsletter. To receive the newsletter in your inbox, sign up here. A

10/10/2019

Are we alone? Nobel Prize goes to 3 who tackled cosmic query

Houston Chronical

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are two of the most fundamental questions not just of science, but of humanity: How did we get here? And are we alone? A

10/8/2019

Big Bang Theory gets shout out to Nobel Prize announcement

Houston Chronical

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the

10/8/2019

Big Bang Theory Black Hole 

Spectroscopic Survey Reveals the Nature of Obscured Active Galactic Nuclei

Astronomy

Spectroscopic Survey Reveals the Nature of Obscured Active Galactic Nuclei

The Sun Won’t Become a Black Hole – Here’s Why

Astronomy

The Sun Won’t Become a Black Hole – Here’s Why

Time to Fish in Streams instead of Measuring Modeling and Fighting their

Astronomy

Time to Fish in Streams instead of Measuring Modeling and Fighting their

NASA’s Webb Telescope Will Penetrate Space Dust to Reveal Milky Way’s

Astronomy

NASA’s Webb Telescope Will Penetrate Space Dust to Reveal Milky Way’s

Center of Milky Way exploded 3.5 million years ago

Astronomy

Center of Milky Way exploded 3.5 million years ago

Doughnut-shaped torus in central region of Cygnus A

Astronomy

Doughnut-shaped torus in central region of Cygnus A