White Dwarf Star Has Sulfur on Its Surface, Scientists Revealed

White dwarfs are cores of the stars, which were once very similar to the Sun. At some point, these stars simply used all of the lighter elements which fueled their existence and flared up into a bloated giant and then...

Egyptian Mummies Present Hidden Tattoos, Researchers Found Out

Three millennia ago, the inhabitants of the Deir el-Medina village found in Ancient Egypt were hard at work on the tombs that can be found in the Valley of the Kings. A new study has discovered that besides construction, they...

There’s a New Way to Find Atmosphere on Exoplanets

When NASA launches the James Webb Space Telescope in 2021, one of its contributions to astronomy will be the study of exoplanets. The most important question is: can a small exoplanet full of rocks orbit close to a red dwarf...

Species of Fish Thrives Despite Coral Bleaching

Mass coral bleaching is a harrowing phenomenon, but parrotfish benefit significantly as a specific type of algae will bloom across dead coral after a bleaching effect takes place. Bleaching events are devastating for most animals who live in a reef,...

NASA Identifies an Asteroid That Might Impact Earth in 2020

A recent discovery of a speedy asteroid is rushing around the Sun on a trajectory harming three possible crashes soon, worries NASA. Scientists from the Space Agency approximates the earliest period on which the asteroid could smash is on November...

Black Hole Supports Baby Stars a Million Light-Years Away

A recent discovery, developed by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and some other telescopes, shows how a black hole is acting as a stellar kick-starter. The black hole seems to have intensified star creation more than one million light-years away. Roberto...

Researchers May Have Discovered Why Black Holes and Neutron Stars Shine

Many scientists have been puzzled by the electromagnetic radiation that is being released in regions where neutron stars and black holes are present. It was thought that the high-energy radiation that makes black holes and neutron stars to shine bright...

Jupiter’s Great Red Spot Isn’t Disappearing, According to Scientists

Jupiter's great red spot, an immense storm on the fifth planet, more significant than the dimension of the Earth, has been raging since approximately 1830. Jupiter's Great Red Spot Isn't Disappearing Some reports from May, however, started detailing that it...

Mars Simulation Project – An Okanagan Researcher Will Participate

In recent times many space agencies and private entities have started to work on projects and technologies that could allow humanity to reach the Red Planet in the future. A team of researchers, among which we can count a researcher...

This Place On Earth Makes Life Impossible To Develop

A recent discovery is showing that our planet has a particular area where not even a microbial life exists. This place is located in Ethiopia, in the hyperacid and hot field of Dallol. It’s hard to believe it so, but...