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Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 30.09.2020
U-M physicists awarded $7.1 million in project to upgrade the Large Hadron Collider
Three University of Michigan physicists will have a key hand in upgrading CERN's Large Hadron Collider using grants from the National Science Foundation totaling $7.1 million.

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 30.09.2020
CMU’s MoonRanger Will Search for Water at Moon’s South Pole
Small, Speedy Rover Completes Preliminary Design Review MoonRanger, a small robotic rover being developed by Carnegie Mellon University and its spinoff Astrobotic , has completed its preliminary design review in preparation for a 2022 mission to search for signs of water at the moon's south pole.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 29.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 28.09.2020
Countdown für neue Satellitenmission läuft
NetSat soll erstmals die Selbstorganisation von mehreren Satelliten im dreidimensionalen Raum im Rahmen einer Formation im Orbit zeigen.

Astronomy / Space Science - Economics / Business - 28.09.2020
First study with CHEOPS data describes one of the most extreme planets in the universe
First study with CHEOPS data describes one of the most extreme planets in the universe
CHEOPS keeps its promise: Observations with the space telescope reveal details of the exoplanet WASP-189b - one of the most extreme planets known. CHEOPS is a joint mission by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Switzerland, under the aegis of the University of Bern in collaboration with the University of Geneva.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 24.09.2020
Young physicist 'squares the numbers' on time travel
Young physicist ’squares the numbers’ on time travel
Paradox-free time travel is theoretically possible, according to the mathematical modelling of a prodigious University of Queensland undergraduate student. Fourth-year Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) student Germain Tobar has been investigating the possibility of time travel, under the supervision of UQ physicist Dr Fabio Costa.

Astronomy / Space Science - Research Management - 23.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 17.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 16.09.2020
NSF grant accelerates development for one of the world’s most powerful telescopes
UChicago-affiliated Giant Magellan Telescope to transform humanity's view and understanding of the universe at first light The Giant Magellan Telescope, of which the University of Chicago is a founding member, has received a $17.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to accelerate the prototyping and testing of some of the most powerful optical and infrared technologies ever engineered.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 16.09.2020
Major NSF Grant Accelerates Development for One of the World's Most Powerful Telescopes
Major NSF Grant Accelerates Development for One of the World’s Most Powerful Telescopes
The GMTO Corporation has received a $17.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to accelerate the prototyping and testing of some of the most powerful optical and infrared technologies ever engineered.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 11.09.2020
Systems and teams get ready for the launch of Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich
Today, after a comprehensive review, EUMETSAT and the other European and US partners of the Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 programme confirmed readiness of all systems and teams for the launch and operations of the Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 10.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 10.09.2020
How the Milky Way stole an enormous gas halo from our dwarf neighbours
How the Milky Way stole an enormous gas halo from our dwarf neighbours
A stream of gas from the Magellanic Clouds the mass of more than a billion Suns fills our skies in UV and x-ray light.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 09.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Mechanical Engineering - 07.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 01.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 01.09.2020
Mammoth collision of `impossible' black holes detected
Mammoth collision of `impossible’ black holes detected
The most massive black hole collision ever detected has been directly observed by the LIGO and VIRGO Scientific Collaboration, which includes scientists from the Centre for Gravitational Astrophysics at The Australian National University (ANU).

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 31.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 21.08.2020
Surviving the Sun
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Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 20.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 18.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 17.08.2020
New center to focus on physics of ultra-dense neutron stars
This rendering shows the density of matter in the aftermath of two merged neutron stars, resulting in the formation of a black hole.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 17.08.2020
New NSF Physics Frontier Center Will Focus on Neutron Star Modeling in 'Gravitational Wave Era'
New NSF Physics Frontier Center Will Focus on Neutron Star Modeling in ’Gravitational Wave Era’
UC Berkeley-based center will bring together researchers from 13 institutions and will tap Berkeley Lab expertise A new Physics Frontier Center at UC Berkeley, supported by the National Science Found

Astronomy / Space Science - 13.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 12.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 06.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 30.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 30.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 29.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Health - 29.07.2020
Science Fiction During a Science-Fictional Moment
A deadly virus rages around the world, emptying workplaces, restaurants and movie theaters. After weeks and months in isolation, civilization begins to emerge.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 28.07.2020
Mars 2020 mission launch - Perseverance rover and its SuperCam instrument safely on their way to Mars
Mars 2020 mission launch - Perseverance rover and its SuperCam instrument safely on their way to Mars
Thursday 30 July, the Mars 2020 mission successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida atop an Atlas V launcher.

Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 27.07.2020
Mars 2020: Next Stop, the Red Planet
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Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 27.07.2020
New Mars rover tool will zap rocks to investigate planet's past habitability
New Mars rover tool will zap rocks to investigate planet’s past habitability
Developed at Los Alamos National Laboratory, SuperCam will examine the chemistry and mineralogy of rocks on Mars LOS ALAMOS, N.M., July 27, 2020-When NASA's Perseverance rover launches from Florida on its way to Mars, it will carry aboard what is likely the most versatile instrument ever made to better understand the Red Planet's past habitability.

History / Archeology - Astronomy / Space Science - 27.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 24.07.2020

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 22.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 22.07.2020
University of Minnesota partners with NASA and Chicago’s Adler Planetarium to advance citizen science
The University of Minnesota announced today that it will partner with NASA and Chicago's Adler Planetarium, along with its Zooniverse team, to leverage world-leading expertise across organizations to advance citizen science capabilities and achievements.

Astronomy / Space Science - Economics / Business - 21.07.2020
UAE Mars mission: extraordinary feat shows how space exploration can benefit small nations
The UAE's extraordinary Hope Mars Mission shows how space exploration can boost a nation's scientific capacity and redirect its economic trajectory, write Dr Ine Steenmans and Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti (both UCL STEaPP).

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 20.07.2020
Millions in funding for astroparticle physicists and geophysicists
Millions in funding for astroparticle physicists and geophysicists
BMBF provides scientists at Münster University with 2.5 million euros / Participation in the large-scale experiments Einstein Telescope, IceCube, KATRIN and XENONnT Investigating the basic buil

Astronomy / Space Science - 20.07.2020
Could mini-Neptunes be irradiated ocean planets?
Many exoplanets known today are 'super-Earths', with a radius 1.3 times that of Earth, and 'mini-Neptunes', with 2.4 Earth radii.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 19.07.2020
Emirates launches first Mars probe with help from UC Berkeley
The Hope Probe will circle Mars on a 55-day orbit, analyzing its atmosphere.

Astronomy / Space Science - 16.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Social Sciences - 16.07.2020
Scientists reflect on need to address racism, inequality
When physicist Brian Nord joined the Dark Energy Survey in 2012, a state-of-the-art project to map the night sky, he was-as far as he knew-the only Black American man in the multi-institution collaboration of more than 400 scientists.

Earth Sciences - Astronomy / Space Science - 01.07.2020
Slow Earthquakes in Cascadia are Predictable
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Astronomy / Space Science - 01.07.2020
Hungry black hole among the most massive in the Universe
Hungry black hole among the most massive in the Universe
We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the Universe actually is, as well as how much it eats, thanks to new research led by The Australian National University (ANU).   It is 3