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Remnants of an ancient asteroid shed new light on the early solar system

Researchers have shaken up a once accepted timeline for cataclysmic events in the early solar system. It was once thought that this period had a relatively sudden onset, but a research team has found evidence that this bombardment period may have started much earlier, and decreased in intensity over time.

Sep 27th, 2020

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The ring around the M 87* black hole shadow glitters

In 2019, the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration delivered the first image of a black hole, revealing M 87* - the supermassive object in the center of M87. Astronomers,have now analyzed archival data sets from 2009-2013, some of them not published before.

Sep 23rd, 2020

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