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Aug 12, 2017
The TRAPPIST-1 system had enough time for life to evolve as it is older than the solar systemThe TRAPPIST-1 system is between 5.4 billion and 9.8 billion years old. Our solar system is 4.5 billion years old.
Aug 10, 2017
PGA Championship 2017, Diary: Anirban Lahiri takes time out for fans, Jimmy Walker gifts a telescopeAnirban Lahiri is well known among the golf fans. Followed by a lot of Indian fans based in the US, Lahiri gets frequent requests for photographs, selfies and autographs
Aug 03, 2017
NASA's Hubble discovers an exoplanet with a glowing stratosphere that's hot enough to boil metalsThe strongest known evidence has been gathered for a stratosphere on an exoplanet about 900 light years from the Earth, known as WASP-121b.
Aug 01, 2017
CMU researchers develop algorithm that suggests telescopic shapes for robots that expand or shrinkThe algorithm can be used to build robots that can navigate past obstacles, fit into tiny spaces and collapse for easy transportation.
Jul 21, 2017
Martian moon Phobos makes a surprise appearance when NASA's Hubble was imaging the red planetOver the course of 22 minutes, Hubble took 13 separate exposures, allowing NASA astronomers to create a time-lapse video showing the moon's orbital path.
Jul 20, 2017
Massive coronal explosion on Proxima Centauri spotted by Astrosat, Chandra and HubbleHubble, Astrosat and Chnadra have simultaneously detected a massive coronal explosion on the nearest planet-hosting star 'Proxima Centauri'.
Jul 19, 2017
The center of the Milky Way is a trap for high energy cosmic rays: StudyMilky Way contains a "trap" that concentrates some of the highest-energy cosmic rays which are among the fastest particles in the galaxy.
Jul 12, 2017
Researchers find hidden stars that may make planets appear smaller than they actually areResearchers have found that hidden stars may make planets appear smaller than they actually are, complicating the search for Earth-like planets.
Jul 03, 2017
Indian astronomers discover large number of extremely rare giant radio galaxiesAstronomers from India discovered a large number of extremely rare and the largest kind of galaxies called 'giant radio galaxies' (GRGs).
Jul 02, 2017
Gemini North reveals stunning images of Jupiter; closeup of Great Red Spot coming 10 July: NASAWhen clicked, the NASA's closeup imagery of Jupiter's Great Red Spot will be the first time humanity gets to witness the gigantic storm up close.