First Ever Image of Quantum Entanglement

First Ever Image of Quantum Entanglement A research team from the University of Glasgow has, for the first time ever, captured an image of entangled photons. The post First Ever Image of Quantum Entanglement appeared first on Universe Today. Universe Today Go to Source

NASA is Building Robots That Can Climb Rock and Ice Cliffs

NASA is Building Robots That Can Climb Rock and Ice Cliffs Engineers at NASA JPL are busy developing next-generation robotic missions that will allow astronauts to explore harder-to-reach places in the search for life. The post NASA is Building Robots That Can Climb Rock and Ice Cliffs appeared first on Universe Today. Universe Today Go […]

Our Guide to Tuesday Night’s Partial Lunar Eclipse

Our Guide to Tuesday Night’s Partial Lunar Eclipse Happen to be in Europe, Africa, Asia or Australia on Tuesday night with clear skies? I July weather cooperates, you’ll have a good view of the final lunar eclipse for 2019. The post Our Guide to Tuesday Night’s Partial Lunar Eclipse appeared first on Universe Today. Universe […]

Messier 89 – the NGC 4552 Spiral Galaxy

Messier 89 – the NGC 4552 Spiral Galaxy Located in the Virgo constellation, roughly 50 million light years from Earth, is the elliptical galaxy known as Messier 89. The post Messier 89 – the NGC 4552 Spiral Galaxy appeared first on Universe Today. Universe Today Go to Source

Carnival of Space #620

Carnival of Space #620 This week’s Carnival of Space is hosted by me at the CosmoQuest blog. Click here to read Carnival of Space #620 And if you’re interested in looking back, here’s an archive to all the past Carnivals of Space. If you’ve got a space-related blog, you should really join the carnival. Just email […]

Image: Hubble peers at galactic cherry blossoms

Image: Hubble peers at galactic cherry blossoms The galaxy NGC 1156 resembles a delicate cherry blossom tree flowering in springtime in this Hubble image. The many bright “blooms” within the galaxy are in fact stellar nurseries—regions where new stars are springing to life. Energetic light emitted by newborn stars in these regions streams outwards and encounters […]

Successful launch for eROSITA X-ray telescope

Successful launch for eROSITA X-ray telescope The Russian-German Spektrum-Roentgen-Gamma (SRG) space mission successfully lifted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome on Saturday, July 13 at 14:31. Onboard is the eROSITA X-ray telescope, which was developed and built by a consortium of German institutes supported by Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) and led by the […]

Astronomers detect new massive stars in the young cluster VVV CL074

Astronomers detect new massive stars in the young cluster VVV CL074 Using ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), an international team of astronomers has investigated a population of massive stars in the young cluster VVV CL074. The observations resulted in disclosing fundamental properties of 25 stars, out of which 19 were identified for the first time. […]

Hubble Spots “Impossible” Debris Disk Around a Black Hole

Hubble Spots “Impossible” Debris Disk Around a Black Hole Using the Hubble Space Telescope, a team of astronomers recently observed a bright disk around a black hole that defies astronomical models. The post Hubble Spots “Impossible” Debris Disk Around a Black Hole appeared first on Universe Today. Universe Today Go to Source

Virgin Orbit Tests its Satellite-Delivery Rocket for the First Time

Virgin Orbit Tests its Satellite-Delivery Rocket for the First Time Virgin Orbit achieved a milestone with a successful drop test of their LauncherOne rocket. Once complete, this system will deliver satellites to orbit for less money. The post Virgin Orbit Tests its Satellite-Delivery Rocket for the First Time appeared first on Universe Today. Universe Today […]

There Should Be More Iron In Space. Why Can’t We See It?

There Should Be More Iron In Space. Why Can’t We See It? Iron is one of the most abundant elements in the Universe, along with lighter elements like hydrogen, oxygen, and carbon. Out in interstellar space, there should be abundant quantities of iron in its gaseous form. So why, when astrophysicist look out into space, […]