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Image: Lava Tubes: Human Habitats on the Moon and Mars?
Lava Tubes: Human Habitats on the Moon and Mars?
Source: AlphaGalileo   Posted: 10/3/17
Lava tubes, underground caves created by volcanic activity, could provide protected habitats large enough to house streets on Mars or even towns on the Moon.

Image: Hubble Discovers a Unique Type of Object in the Solar System
Hubble Discovers a Unique Type of Object in the Solar System
Source: NASA/ESA   Posted: 9/26/17
Astronomers have observed the intriguing characteristics of an unusual type of object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.

Image: Wearable Solar Thermoelectric Generator
Wearable Solar Thermoelectric Generator
Source: UNIST   Posted: 9/26/17
UNIST has introduced a new advanced energy harvesting system, capable of generating electricity by simply being attached to clothes, windows, and outer walls of a building.

Image: Observation confirms Einsteins general theory of relativity.
Observation confirms Einsteins general theory of relativity.
Source: Hubble   Posted: 6/12/17
Astronomers have used NASA Hubble Space Telescope to repeat a century-old test of Einsteins general theory of relativity

Image: Gravitational Wave Kicks Monster Black Hole Out of Galactic Core
Gravitational Wave Kicks Monster Black Hole Out of Galactic Core
Source: Hubblesite   Posted: 4/6/17
Astronomers have uncovered a supermassive black hole that has been propelled out of the center of a distant galaxy by what could be the awesome power of gravitational waves.

Image: Milky Way-like Galaxies in Early Universe Embedded in 'Super Halos'
Milky Way-like Galaxies in Early Universe Embedded in 'Super Halos'
Source: NRAO   Posted: 4/4/17
By harnessing the extreme sensitivity of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), astronomers have directly observed a pair of Milky Way-like galaxies seen when the universe was only eight percent of its current age.

Image: Finding the 'Ghost Particles' Might be More Challenging
Finding the 'Ghost Particles' Might be More Challenging
Source: IBS   Posted: 4/1/17
Results from the NEOS experiment on sterile neutrinos differ partly from the theoretical expectations.

Image: Earth’s Magnetic Field Reveals Details Of A Dramatic Past
Earth’s Magnetic Field Reveals Details Of A Dramatic Past
Source: ESA   Posted: 3/27/17
ESA’s Swarm satellites are seeing fine details in one of the most difficult layers of Earth’s magnetic field to unpick – as well as our planet’s magnetic history imprinted on Earth’s crust.

Image: Scientists Evade The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
Scientists Evade The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
Source: ICFO   Posted: 3/23/17
The study, published in Nature, reports a technique to bypass the Heisenberg uncertainty principle.

Image: Using Light to Control Curvature of Plastics
Using Light to Control Curvature of Plastics
Source: NCSU   Posted: 3/23/17
Researchers have developed a technique that uses light to get two-dimensional (2-D) plastic sheets to curve into three-dimensional (3-D) structures, such as spheres, tubes or bowls.

Image: The Cat’s Paw and Lobster Nebulae
The Cat’s Paw and Lobster Nebulae
Source: ESO   Posted: 2/6/17
The beautiful, glowing, cosmic clouds of gas and dust catalogued as NGC 6334 and NGC 6357 now have new names.

Image: First Look at Magnetism of Real Nanoparticle
First Look at Magnetism of Real Nanoparticle
Source: ORNL   Posted: 2/3/17
Scientist help solve a unique problem: to model magnetism at the atomic level using experimental data from a real nanoparticle.

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