Tag Archives: Universe Today

First Cosmic Observation: Gravitational Waves and Light From the Same Event. (Multi-messinger Astronomy)

It’s a big deal. Not so much perhaps with the way you eat your Wheaties in the morning or balance your checkbook, but in the mysterious world of science which always seems to impact the overall trajectory of our lives … Continue reading

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The Higgs Boson explained

Here is a neat little article, and video link, by  Fraser Cain, the publisher of Universe Today. He’s also the co-host of Astronomy Cast with Dr. Pamela Gay.  If you have a bit of difficulty in understanding particle physics you’re not alone.  I know … Continue reading

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What’s Going On Out There?

I’ve always been fascinated by astronomy.  As a kid in Hopkinsville, Kentucky I spent countless hours lying on my back and staring into the heavens fascinated by the stars and planets and the Milky Way.  My friend David Faulkner taught … Continue reading

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