Clearing the cosmic fog

Public release date: 20-Oct-2010 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Douglas Pierce-Price dpiercep@eso.org 49-893-200-6759 ESO A European team of astronomers using ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) has measured the […]

Scientists find evidence for widespread water ice on the moon

Public release date: 21-Oct-2010 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Stuart Wolpert swolpert@support.ucla.edu 310-206-0511 University of California — Los Angeles Scientists from NASA’s Diviner Lunar Radiometer Experiment team have […]

The Strange Warm Spot of upsilon Andromedae b

    The warmest part of upsilon Andromedae b is not directly under the light coming from its host star, as would be expected. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech       […]

Compiled by the Government Communication and Information System Date: 25 Oct 2010 Title: NASA astronaut to pique interest in science ——————– Pretoria – An astronaut from the United States National […]

Virtual Observatory Discovers New Cataclysmic Variable

Simulation of Intermediate Polar CV star (Dr Andy Beardmore, Keele University)     In my article two weeks ago, I discussed how data mining large surveys through online observatories would […]