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Apr 04, 2019
Hawking's tiny black hole theory doesn't account for dark matter, study points outThe study draws on gravitational lensing, which occurs only if a star, black hole & observer are in alignment.
Sep 26, 2018
Researchers say that our universe is less lumpy than earlier estimatesDark matter interacts gravitationally with ordinary matter in the universe forming lumps such as stars.
Feb 08, 2018
Are we alone in this universe? Big data algorithms may help find answerHabitability depends on an understanding of physical planetary parameters like orbital properties, chemical composition, mass, radius, density, and more.
Jul 13, 2017
Indian astronomers from IUCAA discover an extremely large galaxy supercluster, name it SaraswatiThis is one of the largest known structures in the neighbourhood of the universe, 4,000 million light-years away from Earth.
Jun 04, 2017
What scientists are saying about LIGO's third discovery of gravitational waves from colliding black holesThe discovery of gravitational waves for the first time in 2016 was the biggest science story of the year, if not the century.
Jun 02, 2017
LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time, produced by the merger of two black holesThe new detection occurred on January 4 this year during the ongoing second observing run of the Advanced LIGO detectors in the US.
Dec 25, 2016
The detection of gravitational waves by the LIGO was the biggest physics success story in 2016Science fiction and reality collided when LIGO opened up our sixth sense to understand the universe and set the ball rolling for a new era of observational astrophysics.