Category Archives: Astronomy

Astrophotographer Captures the Andromeda Galaxy From Backyard | My Modern Met

By Jessica Stewart on June 11, 2022 Here’s what photographer Brennan Gilmore saw from his backyard in Charlottesville, Virginia. In the summer of 2020, the world was enthralled with the Comet Neowise, which only makes an appearance every 6,800 years. … Continue reading

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A Mysterious Cosmic Bubble Has Surrounded The Solar System And We Finally Know Its Origin

Our solar system lies at the center of a huge bubble in space known as the local bubble. This cavity has an extremely low particle density, at least ten times lower than the average density of the interstellar medium in … Continue reading

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‘Unsustainable’: how satellite swarms pose a rising threat to astronomy | Nature

Alexandra Witze Starlink satellites streak (vertically) across a time-lapse photo of the night sky near Carson National Forest, New Mexico.Credit: M. Lewinsky (CC BY 2.0) Nature – SpaceX and other companies are still struggling to make their satellites darker in … Continue reading

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15+ Most Spectacular Photos of Worldwide Total Lunar Eclipse | My Modern Met

By Sara Barnes on May 18, 2022 Phases of the Total #LunarEclipse last night as seen from around Regina, SK. 🇨🇦🌝#BloodMoon #SuperFlowerMoon #lunareclipse2022 pic.twitter.com/p0xHm9Pg2q — HERRY (@herry_with_an_e) May 16, 2022 Did you catch the total lunar eclipse on May 15, … Continue reading

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You’ve Seen the New Image of the Milky Way’s Black Hole – Now Hear It! | Sci-Tech Daily

This is a sonification — translation into sound — of the latest image from the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) of the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way called Sagittarius A* (Sgr A*). Using a radar-like scan, … Continue reading

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A Picture of the Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

This is an image of the supermassive black hole, Sagittarius A*, at the center of our Milky Way galaxy. Visit https://www.kiwico.com/veritasium30 to get 30% off your first month of any crate! ▀▀▀ Image of Sgr A* from EHT collaboration Event … Continue reading

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An astrophysicist’s TOP 5 targets for JWST

[…] More information on what the James Webb Space Telescope will do – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9Zlq… My previous video about Earendel – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VChgs… My previous video about HD1 & GN-z11 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VquAx… My previous video on the Nobel Prize in Physics for … Continue reading

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Data Sonification: Black Hole at the Center of Galaxy M87 (Multiwavelength)

Studied by scientists for decades, the black hole in Messier 87, or M87, gained celebrity status in science after the first release from the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project in 2019. This new sonification does not feature the EHT data, … Continue reading

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Earth as seen by the Expedition 49 crew aboard the International Space Station | Space Porn

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Earth’s Core Is Leaking Ancient Helium Created During The Big Bang

[…] Hello and welcome! My name is Anton and in this video, we will talk about new analysis that determines the type and amount of helium being leaked from planet Earth Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helium-3 https://news.agu.org/press-release/an… https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.c… #helium #earth #bigbang […]

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