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Space Science Image of the Week: Unwrapping the Egg Nebula to reveal the late stages of a star's life... ESA · 1 week
'Captain Marvel' Is Full of Space (and 90s) Easter Eggs  SPACE.COM · 7 days
Easter comes a bit early for space fans of "Captain Marvel," since the film is embedded with space-related Easter eggs for attentive viewers. more
Image: the Egg Nebula  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The Egg Nebula is a preplanetary nebula, created by a dying star in the process of becoming a planetary nebula. Planetary nebulas have nothing to do with planets – the name arose when 18th century astronomers spotted them in their... more
The stone faces and human problems on Easter Island  PHYS.ORG · 13 hours
In 1981, UCLA archaeology graduate student Jo Anne Van Tilburg first set foot on the island of Rapa Nui, which is commonly called Easter Island, eager to explore her interest... more
Scientists confirm first report of egg parasitoid in Africa to fight fall armyworm  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A group of scientists has confirmed the first report of an egg parasitoid Telenomus remus in Africa, which could prove an important... more
Understanding the Egg Nebula  ASTRO WATCH · 6 days
The Egg Nebula is a preplanetary nebula, created by a dying star in the process of becoming a planetary nebula. Planetary nebulas have nothing to do with planets... more
Scientists confirm first report of egg parasitoid in Africa to fight fall armyworm  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Scientists have confirmed the first report of an egg parasitoid Telenomus remus in Africa which could prove an important biological weapon in... more
Filial cannibalism and offspring abandonment may be forms of parental care  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 days
As you bite into a chocolate bunny or egg this weekend, consider this: rabbits often eat their own young, and hens their own eggs. more
Honey, I ate the kids: The sweet side of filial cannibalism  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
As you bite into a chocolate bunny or egg this weekend, consider this: rabbits often eat their own young, and hens their own eggs. more
Easter Island  ESA · 4 days
Earth observation image of the week: Copernicus Sentinel-2 takes us over one of the most remote islands in the world more
Which came first, the lizard or the egg?  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
In a world first, researchers at the University of Sydney have observed a normally live-bearing Australian lizard lay three eggs and then weeks later, give birth to a live baby from the... more
These 'eggs' are spying on whooping cranes to boost survival  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Scientists are using fake eggs to spy on whooping cranes in hopes of learning why some chicks die in the egg, while others hatch. more
Male crickets use female scent to rate fertility prospects  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new study by researchers at The University of Western Australia has found that male insects are able to use female scent to assess not only how many eggs she... more
Explosion on Jupiter-sized star 10 times more powerful than ever seen on the sun  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
A stellar flare ten times more powerful than anything seen on our sun has burst from an ultracool star almost... more
More severe salmonella outbreaks ahead  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Researchers have developed a model that can predict salmonella outbreaks several months in advance, and its results come as a warning ahead of the Easter long weekend. more
Astronomers Detect Giant Stellar Flare on Ultracool Dwarf Star  SCI-NEWS.COM · 16 hours
A team of astronomers from the United Kingdom and Germany has spotted a superflare coming from an L-dwarf... more
Explosion on Jupiter-sized star 10 times more powerful than ever seen on our Sun  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A stellar flare 10 times more powerful than anything seen on our Sun has burst from an ultracool star almost... more
Explosion on Jupiter-sized star ten times more powerful than ever seen on our Sun  nanowerk · 6 days
A stellar flare ten times more powerful than anything seen on our sun has burst from an ultracool star almost... more
Cygnus Cargo Spaceship Makes Easter Delivery to International Space Station  SPACE.COM · 4 days
This morning, Northrop Grumman Corp's Cygnus spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station to drop off thousands of pounds of cargo for the crew. more
Hot-Saturn Exoplanet Discovered by TESS, Characterized Using Asteroseismology  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
Astronomers using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) have discovered a massive gaseous exoplanet orbiting a subgiant star called HD... more
Star formation in galactic centers  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Stars form from the gas and dust in molecular clouds via a series of complex processes that are currently only partly understood, and the evolution of these clouds drives the evolution of the stellar populations in the universe.... more
CubeSats Prove Their Worth for Scientific Missions  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
Only a few years ago, the astronomy and heliophysics communities were skeptical about whether CubeSats could reliably obtain scientific data. But these... more
NASA: 360-Degree Visualization Shows Galactic Center  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
A new immersive, 360-degree, ultra-high-definition visualization provides more details of what NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory sees in X-rays around the supermassive black hole at... more
SOFIA Captures Cosmic Light Show of Star Formation  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
When massive stars — many times larger than our Sun— are born, they shine hot and bright before eventually exploding... more
Study reveals properties of a Type Ib supernova in NGC 4080  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A recent study conducted by astronomers has revealed important observational properties of a Type Ib supernova designated MASTER OT J120451.50+265946.6, which exploded in the galaxy NGC... more
Data Flows from NASA’s TESS Mission, Leads to Discovery of Saturn-sized Planet  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
Astronomers who study stars are providing a valuable assist to the planet-hunting astronomers pursuing the primary objective of NASA’s new TESS Mission. In fact, asteroseismologists... more
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