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Mysterious radio burst reveals tranquil halo of a galaxy - CNN
While tracing the signal of one space mystery, called a fast radio burst, it led astronomers to another intriguing observation.
https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/27/world/rad...


NASA investing in 'planetary defense' to detect, deflect city-killing asteroids - Fox Business
NASA's planetary defense budget could save the Earth from catastrophic asteroids.
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/cla...


3 monster black holes are going to collide - Fox News
A trio of supermassive black holes is going to collide.
https://www.foxnews.com/science/3-monste...


Sleeping octopus' amazing color shifts revealed in new film - Fox News
Many living things twitch or make noises while they sleep, but octopuses actually flicker while they are resting.
https://www.foxnews.com/science/sleeping...


NASA astronaut on space station posts amazing photo of colleague blasting off in rocket to join her - Daily Mail
NASA astronaut shares stunning image from the International Space Station of the Soyuz MS 15 spacecraft launching into space - and aboard the craft was her best friend.
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/...


This space geek built a DIY radio telescope for $150 - Boing Boing
David Schneider built his own radio telescope out of roof flashing, an empty paint thinner can, a free software-defined radio app, USB receiver, and a length of coaxial cable. The whole project cos…
https://boingboing.net/2019/09/27/this-s...


NASA, in Reddit AMA, says Earth probably won't be eaten by a black hole - CNET
Nothing can escape the gravitational pull of a black hole, so it's good we're not getting sucked into one anytime soon.
https://www.cnet.com/news/nasa-in-reddit...


Are humans preventing flies from eavesdropping? - Phys.org
Today's world is filled with background noise, whether it be from a roaring river or a well-trafficked highway. Elevated noise levels from both human-made and natural sources may interfere with animals' listening ability and alter how they interact with other…
https://phys.org/news/2019-09-humans-fli...


Worms with Three Sexes Thrive in Arsenic-Laced Lake in California - Livescience.com
Scientists found eight nematodes that can live in a lake deemed inhospitable for most animals.
https://www.livescience.com/weird-worms-...


Gas Molecule Identified on Interstellar Comet for 1st Time - Space.com
We are witnessing the birth of a new field of astronomy: The study of interstellar interlopers.
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/KY/...


There Are Parasitic Wasps, and Then There’s the Crypt-Keeper - The New York Times
Popping out of the heads of its hosts seemed strange enough. Then scientists discovered something even stranger.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/27/scien...


Distant gas giant challenges our understanding of planetary formation - Boing Boing
A giant exoplanet orbits a tiny star, upending scientists’ understanding of planetary formation. The newly-discovered world and its pathetic little sun were announced in the latest issue of S…
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/TX/...


Cool NASA Concept Envisions a Shapeshifting Robot to Explore Saturn’s Moon Titan - Gizmodo
Why send one robot to explore a world when you can send a whole bunch all at once? Such is the thinking behind NASA’s highly conceptual Shapeshifter—a modular, morphing, self-assembling robot capable of deploying several smaller machines.
https://gizmodo.com/cool-nasa-concept-en...


Contaminating Mars With Microbes Could Kickstart Colonization - Futurism
A controversial new paper argues that we should infect Mars — with Earthly microorganisms.
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/MI/...


Can you spot India’s crashed Moon lander? Because NASA sure can’t - BGR
Earlier this month India was poised to make history. The Indian Space Research Organization eagerly awaited the day when its Chandrayaan-2 mission would send the Vikram lander and its rover compani…
https://bgr.com/2019/09/27/crashed-moon-...


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