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Image 1 - The Turbulent Lives Of Stars
2011-09-16 07:43:58

The stars are boiling! The reason is the energy generated in the center of the star that wants to escape.

2011-01-14 10:14:27

The Royal Astronomical Society (RAS), the UK’s voice for professional astronomers and geophysicists today announced the recipients of the Society’s medals and awards for 2011.

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2010-12-17 06:35:00

A UK-led international team of astronomers have presented the first conclusive evidence for a dramatic surge in star birth in a newly discovered population of massive galaxies in the early Universe.

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2005-01-05 07:30:00

In the last few decades, astronomers and cosmologists have been able to understand how our physical universe has evolved over nearly fourteen billion years, from its beginnings to the so-called big bang to its present state with galaxies, stars, and planets.


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