(Mayukh Saha) NASA has an X-ray observatory named after the Nobel Prize-winning astrophysicist Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar. The Chandra X-ray telescope has consistently delivered some of the most astonishing astronomical discoveries. Chandra X-ray was the one that delivered the first light images of the remnants of the Cassiopeia A supernova. In 2000, some high school students accessed the data gathered from this telescope to find a neutron star inside the remnants of the IC 443 supernova too.
The post Astonishing Images Of Galaxies, Stars & Supernova Remnants Released By NASA appeared on Stillness in the Storm.
The Universe | Early Universe Problems with The Standard Model of Cosmology (Video)
The post The Universe | Early Universe Problems with The Standard Model of Cosmology (Video) appeared on Stillness in the Storm.
(Yahoo News) The most detailed simulation of the universe ever created has provided a breakthrough revealing how the most powerful and mysterious forces interact on an enormous scale. Scientists said the detail and scale provided by the simulation enabled them to watch how galaxies formed, evolved and grew while also nursing the creation of new stars.
Read more »