Spacebuzz

Blog posts tagged with eso

Posts in the past four weeks

Wednesday
Oct 01 2014
10:54 UTC

This Star Cluster Is Not What It Seems

... Messier 54 PR Video eso1428bClose-up view of the globular star cluster Messier 54 VLT observations of Messier 54 show the lithium problem also applies out

Posted by astronomy cmarchesin

Friday
Sep 26 2014
18:55 UTC

Weekly Space Hangout — Sept. 26, 2014: So Wait, Do Black Holes Exist or Not?!?

Host: Fraser Cain (@fcain) Guests: Morgan Rehnberg (cosmicchatter. org / @cosmic_chatter) Alessondra Springmann (@sondy) Ramin Skibba (@raminskibba) Brian Koberlein (@briankoberlein) Jason Major (@JPMajor) (...)Read the rest of Weekly Space Hangout – Sept. 26, 2014: So Wait, Do Black Holes Exist or Not?!? (140 words) Fraser for Universe Today, 2014. | Permalink | No comment | […]

Posted by Universe Today

Wednesday
Sep 17 2014
09:06 UTC

Violent Origins of Disc Galaxies Probed by ALMA

... galaxies VideosPR Video eso1429aMerger between two galaxies (artist's impression) New observations explain why Milky Way-like galaxies are so common in the Universe For decades scientists have believed that galaxy mergers usually result in the formation of elliptical galaxies. Now, for the the first time, researchers using ALMA and a host of other radio telescopes have found direct evidence that merging galaxies can in

Posted by astronomy cmarchesin

Wednesday
Sep 10 2014
18:25 UTC

Elemental Mystery: Lithium Is Also Rare Outside Of The Milky Way

This new picture of M54 — a part of a satellite galaxy to the Milky Way called the Sagittarius Dwarf Galaxy — is part of a “test case” astronomers have to figure out a mystery of missing lithium. For decades, astronomers have been aware of a dearth of lithium in our own galaxy, the Milky […]

Posted by Universe Today

Wednesday
Sep 10 2014
12:38 UTC

This Star Cluster Is Not What It Seems

... Messier 54 PR Video eso1428bClose-up view of the globular star cluster Messier 54 This new image from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO's Paranal Observatory in north

Posted by astronomy cmarchesin

About | List of blogs | Leave a comment | Last updated: Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:04 UTC