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Posts in the past four weeks

Tuesday
Feb 24 2015
00:52 UTC

Battlestar Galactica's Twelve Colonies of Kobol Star System Found?

... tiny cluster of baby stars occupy a […]

Posted by Astroengine.com

Wednesday
Feb 18 2015
22:33 UTC

A Star Passed Through the Solar System Just 70,000 Years Ago

Astronomers have reported the discovery of a star that passed within the outer reaches of our Solar System just 70,000 years ago, when early humans were beginning to take a foothold here on Earth. The stellar flyby was likely close enough to have influenced the orbits of comets in the outer Oort Cloud, but Neandertals […]

Posted by Universe Today

Wednesday
Feb 18 2015
09:48 UTC

Did a Wandering Star Light Up Ancient Skies?

Seventy thousand years ago our world, unmarked by agriculture and industry, was a very different planet. Back then Earth was shared by at least three species of human being. Tough […]

Posted by Astronotes

Tuesday
Feb 10 2015
16:27 UTC

Lopsided' Supernova Could Be Responsible for Rogue Hypervelocity Stars

... eject lower-mass Solar stars from the Galaxy at speeds up to 1280 km/s. “[This mechanism] can account for the majority (if not all) of […]

Posted by Universe Today

Thursday
Feb 05 2015
20:13 UTC

What Is A Wolf-Rayet Star?

... begins to die. These stars, which are at least 20 times more massive than the Sun, “live fast and die hard”, according to NASA. Their endstate is more famous; it's when they explode as supernova and seed the universe with cosmic elements that […]

Posted by Universe Today

Wednesday
Feb 04 2015
10:45 UTC

Stargazing in February

The shortest month of the year holds a lot of promise when it comes to the nights sky and whether you are making plans for Valentine's Day or still wondering […]

Posted by Astronotes

Thursday
Jan 29 2015
15:00 UTC

What it Would Look Like if the Sun was Replaced with Other Stars?

... and Moon with other stars and planets. While these are completely fantastical — as Earth would have evolved very differently or not evolved at all in […]

Posted by Universe Today

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