Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Tag: Astrophysics

Webb’s Journey To Understand a Distant World’s Bizarre Atmosphere

Researchers using the James Webb Space Telescope have uncovered atmospheric differences on the exoplanet WASP-39 b, revealing temperature variations...

Are We Drinking Water Delivered by Dark Comets?

New research suggests that dark comets, which make up to 60% of near-Earth objects, may have originated from the...

Vivid Portrait of Interacting Galaxies Marks Webb’s Second Anniversary

Hubble , Hubbles view of a frame split down the middle: Hubble’s visible light image at left, and Webb’s...

Astronomers Discover Inexplicable Flying Fox in Hydra Galaxy Cluster

The Flying Fox, a mysterious plasma cloud in the Hydra galaxy cluster, defies conventional astronomical categories with its unique...

Potentially Habitable World Just 48 Light-Years Away

Temperate exoplanet LHS 1140 b may be a world completely covered in ice (left) similar to Jupiter’s moon Europa...

Scientists Find Planet With Potential to Harbor Life

An exoplanet in the habitable Goldilocks Zone of its star is now suspected to have a liquid water ocean...

Webb Space Telescope Captures a Staggering Quasar-Galaxy Merger Billions of Light Years Away

Researchers using the James Webb Space Telescope have investigated a quasar’s interaction with satellite galaxies, uncovering critical insights into...

NASA Images Show Asteroids Passing Earth

NASA has snapped photos and videos of the two huge asteroids that passed by our planet a few weeks...

Webb Uncovers Ancient Galaxies That Defy Explanation

Researchers investigated three mysterious objects in the early universe. Shown here are their color images, composited from three NIRCam...

Li Di, chief scientist of China’s FAST telescope, wins Marcel Grossmann prize

A Chinese radio astronomer has been named co-winner of this year’s Marcel Grossmann Award, making him the first recipient...

Li Di, chief scientist of China’s FAST telescope, wins Marcel Grossmann prize

A Chinese radio astronomer has been named co-winner of this year’s Marcel Grossmann Award, making him the first recipient...