Space

In the universe discovered the very first stars

An international team of astronomers has discovered the universe’s two most light of the first stars.

Jupiter and asteroids may have contributed to the emergence of life on Earth

American scientists have recently hypothesized that involve the asteroid belt - clusters of small celestial bodies that are between Mars and Jupiter, in the origin of life on Earth.

Curiosity rover explored for the first time Martian atmosphere

First Mars rover Curiosity performed an analysis of the atmosphere of Mars, finding in it a large number of heavy isotopes of carbon and argon, according to the data of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Astronomers have discovered the most ancient supernova

Australian astronomers have found the oldest evidence of an explosion of a supernova that occurred 12.1 billion years ago in the early universe. For details, scientists have been published in the journal Nature, a summary of the reports ScienceNow.

Curiosity on Mars has found the Hawaiian Islands

Curiosity rover completed its first phase of work which includes the study of Martian soil and rocks.

The black hole at the center of the galaxy, "eat" gas cloud in 7 years

According to scientists formed at the center of our galaxy, the black hole will eat near her cloud of gas by September next year, and this process will last for about 7 years, informs the Astrophysical Journal.

Astronomers have obtained an image of unusual galaxy

Astronomers Observatory "Gemini" managed to take a picture of the galaxy NGC 660, it was the most detailed picture to date. The unusual galaxy is located near the constellation of Pisces at a distance of 40 million light years from Earth.

Curiosity continues to puzzle scientists

American Curiosity rover continues to conduct successful research on the surface of the Red Planet, and never ceases to present to scientists more and more puzzles.

Astronomers have discovered a planetary system, ultra compact

Lovers celebrate birthdays came to prefer life on objects KOI-500, which are located in the constellation of Lyra at 1 100 thousand light years. Year on such planets lasts less than one week of the earth.

The solar wind has become a source of lunar water

A new analysis of soil samples delivered from the apparatus moon "Apollo" revealed that the source of water in it is likely to solar wind.

Meteorite that fell in Morocco, Martian origin

The meteorite, which fell in July 2011, near the Moroccan town of Tissint, consists of a small "capsule" containing the Martian air, the scientists suggest.

Astronomers have discovered inside a red giant fiery spiral

ALMA radio telescope recorded a red giant star in the constellation of Sculptor, which is located inside the "fiery spiral", formed by the interaction of the solar wind emanating from the fading light, with its invisible companion is transferred to the paper, which was published in the journal Nature..

Planetary scientists have presented a complete geological map of Venus

Russian and American Planetology was first developed a complete geological map of Venus. The presentation was part of its third Moscow Solar System Symposium, which was held at the Space Research Institute (IKI) of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Mars rover Curiosity suspended work due to loss of detail

NASA scientists on the surface of Mars Curiosity near the machine was seen a small bright object, which, presumably, is a fragment of the rover.

Dragon Spacecraft to the ISS cmozhete deliver ice cream

Private space vehicle called the Dragon in his first "commercial" flight to the ISS can deliver the ice cream especially for the crew of the station, told Michael Suffredini director of NASA’s ISS program.

Snowflakes on Mars are composed of carbon dioxide

A few years ago, it became known that it’s snowing on Mars, there is not only snowflakes such as on our planet.

Earth orbiting satellite to recognize the sound of music

Orbital satellite orbiting Earth orbit, was able to record the first song of the Earth.

European probe sent to explore Titan

European scientific community is now actively engaged in study of the mission, which provides an unmanned probe landing on the surface of Saturn’s largest moon - Titan.

Venus has discovered an unusually cold area

Scientists have discovered in the atmosphere of Venus is an area with an unusually low temperatures, according to Journal of Geophysical Research.

Telescope "Hubble" fixed spiral galaxy

The orbital telescope "Hubble" took a picture of the spiral galaxy NGC 4183, located in the constellation Canes Venatici. The resulting image, along with a description were published on the official website of the European Space Agency.

Open Russian astronomers comet will be one of the brightest comets in history

Astronomers have discovered a new comet, which they expected to manifest itself is incredibly bright in our sky during the second half of 2013.

NASA begins to search for the mythical planet Nibiru Killer

The planet Nibiru, which according to ancient tradition, flies from time to time around the Earth once again attracted the attention of astronomers.

Curiosity on Mars watches a partial solar eclipse

NASA’s Curiosity rover, last Thursday was able to capture from the surface of Mars, the first solar eclipse - a small area of the solar disk, an indoor companion of the Red Planet, Phobos.

NASA rover on Mars has found the mysterious geological bodies

Mars rover Opportunity has sent new images of the surface of the Red Planet, which puzzled the researchers.

Strange cloud towards the center of our galaxy

The bright cloud emits light of the Sun is almost 5 times.

Stars in the sky less than scientists expected

Scientists Rob Marcinschi, Michael Paul with Professor Department of Astronomy at Boston University, Dan Clemens, have determined why the universe is less than zvezd.Astronomy created for the first time in the history of the card by force of magnetic fields in a cloud of interstellar gas.

NASA will launch nanosatellites running smartphones

A small team of engineers from NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif., will develop three nanosatellite running smartfonov.Kosmicheskoe agency is going to run these nanosatellites this year.

A new three-dimensional map of the universe, covering more than a million galaxies

Scientists at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in the astronomical project SloanDigitalSkySurvey SDSS III created the largest in the history of the three-dimensional map of the universe.

Space-time proved to be more homogeneous than expected

These results gave the intergalactic photo finish.Physicist Robert Nemiroff of Michigan Technological University, came to these weighty conclusions by examining the record of arrival of three photons of different wavelengths, which was made by the Cosmic Fermi gamma-ray telescope in May 2009..

The theory of the Big Bang theory can be replaced by Big crystallization

Beginning of the universe is a process similar to the transformation of water into ice, not the Big Bang. So says a team of theoretical physicists from the University of Melbourne and RMIT University.

In the space will leave the Russian members of the ISS crew

ISS crew members, Yuri Malenchenko and Gennady Padalka will come Monday in the open space.

LRO probe is found in the atmosphere of the moon helium atoms

Scientists have discovered the helium atoms in the atmosphere of the moon using LAMP aboard LRO.

Sun leaves Earth every hundred million years without protection

American researchers have found that about once every hundred million years, the diameter of the heliosphere is somewhat smaller than the diameter of Earth’s orbit.

Astronomers have discovered a giant star-vampires

It turns out that the brightest stars in our galaxy are likely to be paired with the relationship in these pairs, to put it mildly, not very friendly.

Blue moon appeared in the sky on the first night in August

Those who choose to observe the night sky from July 31 to August 1, witnessed climbing on it blue moon - the term used by astronomers to determine the re-emergence of the full moon in a calendar month.

Moon - the result of cosmic collision

Scientists have shown a new theory of the formation of the Moon. The debate over this theory are maintained for many years, been many different versions that had flaws and contradictions.

Europe in 2018 will go to the moon

The European Space Agency will organize the 2018 mission to the moon. This mission will be called Lunar Lander Mission.

"Kepler" discovered twin solar system

Astronomers have recently reported that they found in the Kepler-30 star and three exoplanets that orbit in the same plane, just as it does in our solar system. Details were published in the scientific journal Nature.

Space smells of metal and meat

American scientists have discovered the secret, long-busy minds of many scientists: what smell is actually from outer space.

Scientists have observed vortices in the Sun with an incredibly close

Space Telescope, launched on July 11 of this year on board meteorological rocket NASA has made high-resolution images, which are recognized by the best specialists in the history of filming the hot solar atmosphere, also called the crown.


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