Reported News – Tagged "Science"

Exiled stars explode far from home

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A team of astronomers has used the sharp imaging capability of the Hubble Space Telescope to confirm that three exploding stars found in the empty regions between galaxies in a cluster were in fact lonely supernovae unattached to any galaxy at all. They were probably ripped from their host galaxies eons ago and exploded far from home.

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New species of horned dinosaur with 'bizarre' features revealed

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About 10 years ago, Peter Hews stumbled across some bones sticking out of a cliff along the Oldman River in southeastern Alberta, Canada. Now, scientists describe in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on June 4 that those bones belonged to a nearly intact skull of a very unusual horned dinosaur--a close relative of the familiar Triceratops that had been unknown to science until now...

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Spying on penguins for science

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Penguin Watch is a citizen science project that lets people analyze images of penguins taken at locations across Antarctica. The pictures are processed by experts to help inform climate change policy in the region...

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