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The Most Intense Cosmic Explosion Out There Has Been Captured as It Happened

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The most powerful kind of cosmic explosions known to science are called gamma-ray bursts – aka ‘death from space‘ – galactic events so fierce their awesome …

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Mysterious Milky Way Signal Comes from the Past, Not Dark Matter

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A mysterious cosmic signal radiating from the center of our Milky Way galaxy is actually triggered by ancient stars, rather than dark matter, according to a …

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Spectacular Collision Of Two Neutron Stars Observed For First Time

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Last week, the European Southern Observatory (ESO) teased news of an “unprecedented discovery.” Now, the organization has revealed that, for the first time ever, astronomers have …