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The way things were, 12.8 billion years ago

High-resolution optics reveal sharpest ever image of the early universe.

15 hours ago from Cosmos Magazine

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Galaxy A90 with 'Notchless Infinity Screen' confirmed by Samsung website - CNET

If there isn't a notch, where do the front-facing cameras go?

10 hours ago from CNET

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This weekend's solar storm is nothing next to what's hit Earth before - CNET

A solar flare and coronal mass ejection from the sun this week will lead to a northern lights show Saturday, but we're overdue for a more powerful blast.

Fri 22 Mar 19 from CNET

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Giant X-ray 'chimneys' are exhaust vents for vast energies produced at Milky Way's center

The center of our galaxy is a frenzy of activity. A behemoth black hole—4 million times as massive as the sun—blasts out energy as it chows down on interstellar detritus while neighboring stars ...

Wed 20 Mar 19 from Phys.org

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Day and Night Are Perfectly Balanced in Spring Equinox Photo Snapped from Space

Earth just got another dazzling glamour shot, thanks to a satellite that snapped its photo on the March 20 spring equinox.

Fri 22 Mar 19 from SPACE.com

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Stunning picture shows dead star racing away from a massive explosion

A speedy pulsar moving 1100 kilometres per second is racing away from the supernova explosion that created it in this image taken by the Very Large Array radio telescope

Thu 21 Mar 19 from Newscientist

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Jupiter's Great Red Spot is shrinking

A massive storm that has lasted for hundreds of years is slowly changing in shape, size and colour. Astronomer Donna Pierce from Mississippi State University explains.

15 hours ago from Cosmos Magazine

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Jupiter’s unknown journey revealed

It is known that gas giants around other stars are often located very near their sun. According to accepted theory, these gas planets were formed far away and subsequently migrated to an orbit ...

Fri 22 Mar 19 from Science Blog

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Planet Jupiter: Spectacular picture of Jupiter's storms

Three images of Jupiter are combined to make a striking new image of the planet and its famous spot.

Fri 22 Mar 19 from BBC News

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Galactic center visualization delivers star power

Want to take a trip to the center of the Milky Way? Check out a new immersive, ultra-high-definition visualization. This 360-movie offers an unparalleled opportunity to look around the center ...

Thu 21 Mar 19 from Phys.org

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