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Baltimore Sun
Astrophysicist marathon runner Julia Roman-Duval likes a challengeThe best marathoner in the Baltimore area might be a French-born, red-haired as
Astrophysicist marathon runner Julia Roman-Duval likes a challenge
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
The best marathoner in the Baltimore area might be a French-born, red-haired astrophysicist and mother of three who took up distance running only in 2013. Certainly, Julia Roman-Duval is one of a kind. “I only have one life and I'm trying to squeeze... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Klyde MorrisMore NewsAirborne 02.10.16: Antonov Kaput, Landmark Deal, Gone West-Edgar Mitch
Klyde Morris
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
More NewsAirborne 02.10.16: Antonov Kaput, Landmark Deal, Gone West-Edgar Mitchell Also: Rig’N Fly, 'Krafting' The Future, North Korean Insanity, 1st Trans-Atlantic F-35, Llandudno Air Show, GPS IIF, East Hampton Noise Fight It looks like another... Read more
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PhysOrg
Studying the solar system with NASA's Webb TelescopeIn addition to looking at distant stars, galaxies and exoplanets, NASA's James
Studying the solar system with NASA's Webb Telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
In addition to looking at distant stars, galaxies and exoplanets, NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will investigate our solar system. Credit: Northrup Grumman NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will look across vast distances to find the earliest... Read more
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express
BEWARE of contacting aliens: Seti expert warns they WILL conquer Earth if we make contact A KEY member in the search for alien life has said that if aliens were to arr
BEWARE of contacting aliens: Seti expert warns they WILL conquer Earth if we make contact
express / Posted 5 days ago
A KEY member in the search for alien life has said that if aliens were to arrive on Earth, they would undoubtedly conquer the planet. Jill Tarter of the... Read more
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express
The truth is out there: JUST eight per cent of universe’s habitable planets have formed THE truth is out there, or maybe it isn’t, or maybe it just isn’t yet. Just
The truth is out there: JUST eight per cent of universe’s habitable planets have formed
express / Posted 8 days ago
THE truth is out there, or maybe it isn’t, or maybe it just isn’t yet. Just eight per cent of hospitable planets have been formed A recent survey of the... Read more
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Ars Technica
Hubble discovers origin of the mysterious Smith CloudComposite image of the Smith Cloud, as it might look from Earth if we could see
Hubble discovers origin of the mysterious Smith Cloud
Ars Technica / Posted 9 days ago
Composite image of the Smith Cloud, as it might look from Earth if we could see it. The cloud itself is in false color, radio data from the Green Bank Telescope. The background image shows the cloud's actual location, with the Milky Way stretching... Read more
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PR.com
LEAP Literally Helping Students Aim for the Stars LEAP, LLC spearheaded a personalized career field trip for one of its LEAP Fo
LEAP Literally Helping Students Aim for the Stars
PR.com / Posted 9 days ago
LEAP, LLC spearheaded a personalized career field trip for one of its LEAP Foundation DC Student Ambassadors and former scholarship recipient, Kevin Thomas Akers. Washington, DC, February 04, 2016... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky WayThe cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky Way
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
The cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide. Picture: NASA THERE is currently a huge cloud of gas on a collision course with our galaxy — luckily it won’t happen for another 30 million years. As large as the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky WayThe cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky Way
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
The cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide. Picture: NASA THERE is currently a huge cloud of gas on a collision course with our galaxy — luckily it won’t happen for another 30 million years. As large as the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky WayA gigantic gas cloud is on a collision course with our galaxy | DailyTelegraph
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky Way
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
A gigantic gas cloud is on a collision course with our galaxy | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website The cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500... Read more
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Perth Now
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky WayThe cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide
Giant cloud on collision course with Milky Way
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
The cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide. Picture: NASA THERE is currently a huge cloud of gas on a collision course with our galaxy — luckily it won’t happen for another 30 million years. As large as the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kamikaze cloud plunging into Milky Way‘Smith Cloud’ plummeting back into Milky Way will give birth to two million new
Kamikaze cloud plunging into Milky Way
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
‘Smith Cloud’ plummeting back into Milky Way will give birth to two million new stars | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website The location of the hypervelocity gas... Read more
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News.com.au
Kamikaze cloud plunging into Milky WayThe location of the hypervelocity gas cloud relative to our galaxy, with galaxi
Kamikaze cloud plunging into Milky Way
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
The location of the hypervelocity gas cloud relative to our galaxy, with galaxies as a reference point as to where it is in our night sky. Source: ESA/NASA A FREAKISHLY fast gas cloud is plummeting towards our galaxy at 1,116,000 kilometres each... Read more
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News.com.au
Giant gas cloud on collision course with our galaxyThe cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide
Giant gas cloud on collision course with our galaxy
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
The cloud of gas is more than 11,000 light-years long and 2500 light-years wide. Picture: NASA THERE is currently a huge cloud of gas on a collision course with our galaxy — luckily it won’t happen for another 30 million years. As large as the... Read more
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EarthSky
Monstrous gas cloud boomerangs back to our galaxyThis composite image shows the size and location of the Smith Cloud on the sky.
Monstrous gas cloud boomerangs back to our galaxy
EarthSky / Posted 11 days ago
This composite image shows the size and location of the Smith Cloud on the sky. The cloud appears in false-color, radio wavelengths as observed by the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia. The visible-light image of the background star field shows... Read more
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express
Huge gas cloud heading to Milky Way powerful enough to create millions of stars A HUGE gas cloud is heading back towards our Galaxy and the collision will pr
Huge gas cloud heading to Milky Way powerful enough to create millions of stars
express / Posted 12 days ago
A HUGE gas cloud is heading back towards our Galaxy and the collision will produce enough energy to create 2million new stars. A huge gas cloud is headed toward the... Read more
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redOrbit
Monstrous gas cloud on collision course with our galaxy will create 2 million sunsJanuary 29, 2016 by Chuck Bednar A massive cloud of hydrogen gas speeding tow
Monstrous gas cloud on collision course with our galaxy will create 2 million suns
redOrbit / Posted 12 days ago
January 29, 2016 by Chuck Bednar A massive cloud of hydrogen gas speeding towards the Milky Way at speeds topping 700,000 miles per hours could form up to two million... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
In Towson, two Italian women indulge their culinary passionItalians Giulia Sereni and Sara Burro are kindred spirits, especially when it c
In Towson, two Italian women indulge their culinary passion
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Italians Giulia Sereni and Sara Burro are kindred spirits, especially when it comes to cooking. Sereni, 29, came to Baltimore from Milan in 2013 for her husband Andrea Banzatti's job as an astronomy researcher for the Space Telescope Science... Read more
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CNET
The Milky Way may be dead or dying, but help is on the wayIt's possible the Milky Way is starving to death or already dead, but a part of
The Milky Way may be dead or dying, but help is on the way
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
It's possible the Milky Way is starving to death or already dead, but a part of our galaxy that was exiled into space millions of years ago is now barreling its way back home, and when it arrives it may bring with it a snack that could revive the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Huge gas cloud to set the Milky Way ablazeGiant gas cloud hurtling towards the Milky Way could create 2 MILLION new stars
Huge gas cloud to set the Milky Way ablaze
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Giant gas cloud hurtling towards the Milky Way could create 2 MILLION new stars: Intergalactic fog is on a collision course with our galaxy The Smith Cloud is travelling at 700,000mph towards the Milky Way's disk Scientists found it was catapulted... Read more
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New Kerala
Hubble spots mammoth cloud boomerang back to our galaxyWashington, Jan 29 : NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a monstrous clou
Hubble spots mammoth cloud boomerang back to our galaxy
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Washington, Jan 29 : NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a monstrous cloud of hydrogen gas that is plummeting toward our galaxy at nearly 1.1 million km per hour. Though hundreds of enormous, high-velocity gas clouds whiz around the outskirts... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Giant invisible gas cloud plummets towards Milky Way Photo: A composite image showing the size and location of the Smith Cloud, in
Giant invisible gas cloud plummets towards Milky Way
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Photo: A composite image showing the size and location of the Smith Cloud, in false-colour radio wavelengths as observed by the Green Bank Telescope. (Supplied:... Read more
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Science Daily
Monstrous cloud boomerangs back to our galaxyThough hundreds of enormous, high-velocity gas clouds whiz around the outskirts
Monstrous cloud boomerangs back to our galaxy
Science Daily / Posted 16 days ago
Though hundreds of enormous, high-velocity gas clouds whiz around the outskirts of our galaxy, this so-called "Smith Cloud" is unique because its trajectory is well known. New Hubble observations suggest it was launched from the outer regions of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Giant gas cloud boomeranging back into Milky WayThe trajectory of the Smith Cloud coming into the Milky Way galaxy. Credit: NAS
Giant gas cloud boomeranging back into Milky Way
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
The trajectory of the Smith Cloud coming into the Milky Way galaxy. Credit: NASA and ESA Since astronomers discovered the Smith Cloud, a giant gas cloud plummeting toward the Milky Way, they have been unable to determine its composition, which would... Read more
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Newswise
Giant Gas Cloud Boomeranging Back Into Milky Way Newswise — Since astronomers discovered the Smith Cloud, a giant gas cloud pl
Giant Gas Cloud Boomeranging Back Into Milky Way
Newswise / Posted 16 days ago
Newswise — Since astronomers discovered the Smith Cloud, a giant gas cloud plummeting toward the Milky Way, they have been unable to determine its composition, which would hold clues as to its origin.... Read more
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Newswise
Hubble Unveils a Tapestry of Dazzling Diamond-Like Stars Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Resembling an opulent diam
Hubble Unveils a Tapestry of Dazzling Diamond-Like Stars
Newswise / Posted 23 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — Resembling an opulent diamond tapestry, this image from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope shows a glittering star cluster that contains a... Read more
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