Some celestial yardsticks are visible in the night sky
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Some celestial yardsticks are visible in the night sky

The stars Vega and 61 Cygni, as well as Delta Cephei, are near the zenith or point directly overhead. They can be seen from mid-northern latitudes at
Why is there a 'crisis' in cosmology?
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Why is there a 'crisis' in cosmology?

Paul M. Sutter, an astrophysicist from SUNY Stony Brook is host of "Ask a Spaceman", "Space Radio," "How to Die In Space" and is also the author of
Jupiter's Great Red Spot extends far deeper than we realised
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Jupiter's Great Red Spot extends far deeper than we realised

Before the Juno spacecraft orbited Jupiter in 2016, we only had a superficial view of the planet. The measurements that NASA has taken have revealed
Latest results from cosmic microwave background measurements
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Latest results from cosmic microwave background measurements

The BICEP3 telescope is located at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, Antarctica. The telescope is protected by the metal skirt that surrounds
Two Decades of Data Show That Earth Is 'Dimming' as The Planet Warms Up
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Two Decades of Data Show That Earth Is 'Dimming' as The Planet Warms Up

Researchers have discovered that the Earth is becoming darker. Climate change may be to blame. The oceans are heating up faster, and they seem to
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Britain may revert back to the imperial system as part of its plans to 'capitalize on new Brexit freedoms'

On Thursday, the Uk announced its intention to review any laws that it had inherited from the European Union. According to the government, it will
Sweden's Highest Mountain Is Shrinking, And The Reason Is All Too Predictable
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Sweden's Highest Mountain Is Shrinking, And The Reason Is All Too Predictable

Scientists in Sweden have revealed that Kebnekaise is becoming increasingly hot and changing due to unrelenting global warming. Further evidence that
Observatory in Chile takes highest-resolution measurements of asteroid surface temperatures ever obtained from earth
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Observatory in Chile takes highest-resolution measurements of asteroid surface temperatures ever obtained from earth

Millimeter-wavelength emissions reveal the temperature of the asteroid Psyche as it rotates through space. Credit: California Institute of Technology
Methane Keeps Showing Up on Mars. NASA Just Got Closer to Solving The Mystery
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Methane Keeps Showing Up on Mars. NASA Just Got Closer to Solving The Mystery

Methane, an organic molecule, is found in Earth's atmosphere. It is most commonly produced by living organisms. The most famous example being farting
Variations in quantitative MRI scanners' measurements
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Variations in quantitative MRI scanners' measurements

The use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), in medicine is widespread. It can be used to diagnose, treat and monitor diseases like cancer. Experts