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Herschel’s first insight into screveals spectacular results

Paris, July 11 (ANI): The Herschel Space Observatory has carried out the first test observations with all its instruments,  revealing spectacular results, finding water and carbon and revealing dozens of distant galaxies. These observations show that Herschel’s instruments are working ... Read More »

The Universe is flat, but not entirely

London, May 19 (ANI): In a move that is reminiscent of scientists rejecting the view held by many people in the medieval times that the Earth is flat, a team of researchers has dismissed the notion that the Universe is ... Read More »

Depeche Mode to kick start world tour in Israel

Jerusalem, May 10 (ANI): English electronic music band Depeche Mode arrived in Israel to launch their Tour of the Universe promoting their latest album. The 1980s Brit group was forced to cancel its appearance in 2006 due to the Second ... Read More »

The day the Universe froze

Washington, May 10 (ANI): A new model for dark energy has suggested that the Universe froze about 11.5 billion years ago, when it was a quarter of the size it is today.   The model was developed by Research Associate ... Read More »

Rogue black holes may wander the Milky Way

Washington, April 30 (ANI): New calculations by scientists suggest that hundreds of massive rogue black holes, left over from the galaxy-building days of the early universe, may wander the Milky Way. The calculations have been made by Ryan O’Leary and ... Read More »

Astronomers spot most distant object in the Universe

London, April 28 (ANI): Astronomers have spotted the most distant object yet confirmed in the universe, which is a self-destructing star that exploded 13.1 billion light years from Earth. According to a report in New Scientist, it detonated just 640 ... Read More »