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sun

In 1957, an astrophysicist at the University of Chicago named Eugene Parker submitted a paper to The Astrophysical Journal, the most prestigious journal in that field.  In...
Alpha Centauri

You can't criticize NASA for failing to plan ahead. It is now in the earliest stages of planning an expedition to our nearest stellar neighbor, Alpha Centauri....
Science

One of the great events in the history of astronomical observation took place last August 17th. Two neutron stars, 130 million light-years away, spiraled in towards...