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Rogue Planets Captured by Stars

According to a new study set to be published this week, rogue planets might not be alone forever. The study details how rogue planets are…





Superheated Solar Tornadoes on the Sun

Using the Atmospheric Imaging Assembly telescope, new imagery shows solar tornadoes comprised of superheated gases as hot as 50,000 – 2,000,000 Kelvin on the surface…










Dawn Images Shine New Light on Vesta

New images from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft have revealed previously unknown geological features about the asteroid Vesta. While Vesta is one of the brightest objects in…





Origins of Type Ia Supernovae

While studying SN 2011fe and using X-ray and ultraviolet observations from NASA’s Swift satellite, researchers were able to provide new insights into the origins of…