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Neptune marks one year since its discovery

Neptune marks one year since its discovery

Neptune fulfilled today, July 12, a Neptunian year, ie 164.79 Earth years since its discovery September 24, 1846. It is the outermost planet of the gas giants, with an equatorial diameter of 49,500 kilometers, and was so named after the Roman ...

Postcards from Saturn and its moons

Postcards from Saturn and its moons

The Cassini spacecraft NASA has successfully completed its flyby of Saturn's moon Tethys, Dione and the moon called "tiger stripes" linear protrusions located in the southern pole of Enceladus, another of Saturn's moons . Images sent by the probe after ...

Discovered the youngest extrasolar planet

Discovered the youngest extrasolar planet

Maria Cruz Gálvez-Ortiz and Dr John Barnes, astronomers from the University of Hertfordshire, participated along with other European astronomers discover youngest known exoplanet around a solar-type star, who has been named BD + 20 1790b. It is a giant planet, six ...

They create a new species of animal

They create a new species of animal

I It is not science fiction, nor is a dark experiment in the style of Victor Frankenstein. It is reality, and has been conducted at the University of Bern, where a Spanish scientist has created the first synthetic animal species. It ...

The God Particle

The God Particle

Physicists call? God particle? because it is the missing link them to understand the structure of matter at the subatomic level. But relying on fish it shortly when the most powerful ever built machine is launched: the LHC. Now, in 2012, ...

Top ten galleries 2010

Top ten galleries 2010

Snapshots of the largest solar boat in the world, fractal beauty breathtaking, stunning underwater photographs ... These are the most popular image galleries published by VERY in 2010. In the world of dreams. Jean François Hiperfotos Rauzier Palacios with unusual perspectives, dreamlike ...

So a failed star cools

So a failed star cools

I J0304-2705 temperature WISE, a peculiar celestial object similar to a planet, located between 33 and 55 years light, could have reached their first stages of development of some stars, while today is only around the boiling water . I Those ...