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A Nearby River of Stars  ASTRO WATCH · 4 days
Astronomy & Astrophysics publishes the work of researchers from the University of Vienna, who have found a river of stars, a stellar stream in astronomical parlance,... more
US-UK-Australia Funding to Improve Global Gravitational Wave Network  ASTRO WATCH · 5 days
A global network of gravitational wave observatories will be upgraded to almost double its sensitivity, the lead science funding agencies... more
Gravitational waves will settle cosmic conundrum  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
Measurements of gravitational waves from approximately 50 binary neutron stars over the next decade will definitively resolve an intense debate about how quickly our universe is expanding, according to new findings. more
A river of stars in the solar neighborhood  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Astronomy & Astrophysics publishes the work of researchers from the University of Vienna, who have found a river of stars, a stellar stream in astronomical parlance, covering most of the southern sky.... more
Gravitational Waves Will Settle Cosmic Conundrum  ASTRO WATCH · 7 days
The cosmos has been expanding for 13.8 billion years and its present rate of expansion, known as the Hubble constant, gives the time elapsed... more
How cosmic events give insight into fundamental properties of matter  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
The option to measure the gravitational waves of two merging neutron stars has offered the chance to answer some of the fundamental questions about the structure of matter.... more
Gravitational waves will settle cosmic conundrum  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Measurements of gravitational waves from approximately 50 binary neutron stars over the next decade will definitively resolve an intense debate about how quickly our universe is expanding, according to findings from an international team that includes... more
Merging neutron stars: How cosmic events give insight into fundamental properties of matter  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The opportunity to measure the gravitational waves of two merging neutron stars could offer answers to some of the fundamental questions about... more
Welcome home  ESA · 2 weeks
Space Science Image of the Week: Our space science missions love coming back to Earth for gravity slingshots to far flung destinations more
Home is where the heart is  ESA · 2 weeks
Space Science Image of the Week: Our space science missions love coming back to Earth for gravity slingshots to far flung destinations more
DASH-Sodium trial: Higher sodium intake linked with increased lightheadedness  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Lightheadedness with standing, otherwise known as postural lightheadedness, results from a gravitational drop in blood pressure and is common among adults. more
Decision making in space  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
An academic at Royal Holloway has conducted research to see how people make decisions in space with zero gravity and the results prove this little-known area needs to be addressed. more
Sound and light trapped by disorder  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Sound and light are crucial for our life and are essential in many energy, communication and information technologies. Their interaction allows many fundamental observations in physics, from the detection of cosmic gravitational waves to the cooling... more
Science with(out) gravity  ESA · 2 weeks
Infographics: Apply to run an experiment in one of ESA's many platforms and facilities for spaceflight research more
Comment on "Friction at the bed does not control fast glacier flow"  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Stearns and van der Veen (Reports, 20 July 2018, p. 273) conclude that fast glacier sliding is independent of basal drag (friction), even where... more
Discovering new particles using black holes  nanowerk · 2 weeks
The presence of energy level transitions in the hypothetical boson cloud would induce a characteristic 'fingerprint' in the gravitational wave signals produced by merging black holes. more
Mars rover Curiosity makes first gravity-measuring traverse on the Red Planet  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A clever use of non-science engineering data from NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has let a team of researchers to measure the density of rock layers in... more
NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover weighed the mountain it’s climbing  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 weeks
Curiosity measures gravity as it drives, allowing scientists to weigh Mount Sharp and determine that the rock is less dense than expected. more
Mars rover Curiosity makes first gravity-measuring traverse on the Red Planet  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A clever use of non-science engineering data from NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has let a team of researchers, including an Arizona State University graduate student, measure... more
A surface gravity traverse on Mars indicates low bedrock density at Gale crater  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
Gravimetry, the precise measurement of gravitational fields, can be used to probe the internal structure of Earth and other planets. The Curiosity... more
Environmentally stable laser emits exceptionally pure light  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have developed a compact laser that emits light with extreme spectral purity that doesn't change in response to environmental conditions. The new potentially portable laser could benefit a host of scientific applications, improve... more
Environmentally stable laser emits exceptionally pure light  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Researchers have developed a compact laser that emits light with extreme spectral purity that doesn't change in response to environmental conditions. The new potentially portable laser could benefit a host of scientific applications, improve... more
Road proximity may boost songbird nest success in tropics  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
In the world's temperate regions, proximity to roads usually reduces the reproductive success of birds, thanks to predators that gravitate toward habitat edges. However, the factors affecting bird nest success... more
How Do Particles Escape Black Holes? Supercomputers May Have the Answer  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
The gravitational pull of a black hole is so strong that nothing, not even light, can escape once it gets too close. However, there is one... more
Road proximity may boost songbird nest success in tropics  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
In the world's temperate regions, proximity to roads usually reduces the reproductive success of birds, thanks to predators that gravitate toward habitat edges. However, the factors affecting bird nest success... more
Active Galaxies Point to New Physics of Cosmic Expansion  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
Investigating the history of our cosmos with a large sample of distant ‘active’ galaxies observed by ESA’s XMM-Newton,... more
As Clouds Fall Apart, a New Star Is Born  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
Using the ALMA observatory in Chile, a group of astronomers led by MPIA’s Henrik Beuther has made the... more
GRAIL: NASA's Mission to Study the Gravity of the Moon  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
Before their fiery demise, NASA's twin GRAIL spacecraft mapped the moon in a quest to learn more about our closest neighbor. more
As clouds fall apart, a new star is born  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Using the ALMA observatory in Chile, a group of astronomers led by MPIA's Henrik Beuther has made the most detailed observation yet of the way that a giant gas cloud... more
How to escape a black hole: Simulations provide new clues about powerful plasma jets  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
New simulations have combined decades-old theories to provide new insight about the driving mechanisms in plasma jets that allows them... more
Moving on the moon  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Europe is preparing to go forward to the moon, but how will astronauts move once they get there? Despite the Apollo missions, little is known about what lunar gravity may mean for our bodies. ESA's space medicine team is working... more
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