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Amesome infographic on the 100+ exoplanets discovered to date

Amesome infographic on the 100+ exoplanets discovered to date | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered more than 100 confirmed planets orbiting distant stars.

Via Guillaume Decugis, Sakis Koukouvis, John Purificati
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Watch them orbit on scale and sort them by size: great job by the nytimes! 

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Interesting stuff.
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Scientists Discover a New Type of Cosmic Ray

Scientists Discover a New Type of Cosmic Ray | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Scientists using the XMM-Newton X-ray astronomy satellite discovered a new signature of a source of low-energy hadronic cosmic rays in the vicinity of the Arches cluster.

 

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http://scitechdaily.com/scientists-discover-a-new-type-of-cosmic-ray/

 

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Every black hole contains a new universe

Every black hole contains a new universe | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

"Our universe may exist inside a black hole. This may sound strange, but it could actually be the best explanation of how the universe began, and what we observe today."

 

Like shown in the picture, the top bottle being the black hole and the bottom our universe, filling from the above through a wormhole.

 

Fascinating theory.

 

Read more http://phys.org/news/2012-05-black-hole-universe-physicist-solution.html

 


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Actualité > Deux nouveaux satellites pour Jupiter !

Actualité > Deux nouveaux satellites pour Jupiter ! | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
L'un des télescopes Magellan de 6 mètres de diamètre (observatoire de Las Campanas au Chili) a découvert deux nouveaux satellites à Jupiter, portant leur total à 66.
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Doppelstern: Kepler entdeckt zwei Tatooine-artige Exoplaneten - Golem.de

Doppelstern: Kepler entdeckt zwei Tatooine-artige Exoplaneten - Golem.de | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Das Weltraumteleskop Kepler hat zwei Exoplaneten entdeckt, die um zwei Sonnen kreisen - wie der Planet Tatooine in der Star-Wars-Filmreihe.
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Vidéo: Lancement du premier satellite Pléiades le 16 décembre

Vidéo: Lancement du premier satellite Pléiades le 16 décembre | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Le premier des 2 satellites Pléiades devrait être mis en orbite (En mécanique céleste, une orbite est la trajectoire que décrit dans l'espace un corps autour d'un autre corps sous...
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Two Largest Black Holes Ever Discovered

Two Largest Black Holes Ever Discovered | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Huge. Massive. Gigantic. Monstrous. Ginormous. Words fail to describe two huge black holes that may be the largest ever measured. Supermassive black holes inhabit most large galaxies, but these are super-huge light-sucking monstrosities.
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Ils assistent à la naissance d une planète

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Des astronomes ont pour la première fois vu une planète en train de naître à quelque 450 années-lumière de la Terre.
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Earth-sized planet found just outside solar system

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(Phys.org)—European astronomers have discovered a planet with about the mass of the Earth orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system—the nearest to Earth. It is also the lightest exoplanet ever discovered around a star like the Sun.

 

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Actualité > La superterre à triple coucher de soleil est peut-être habitable

Actualité > La superterre à triple coucher de soleil est peut-être habitable | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Selon l’un de ses découvreurs, la superterre qui orbite autour de l’étoile GJ 667C à seulement 22 années-lumière du Soleil est désormais la meilleure candidate au titre de planète rocheuse...
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Cold Plasma Layer Detected High Above Earth : Discovery News

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Cold, electrically charged particles have long been suspected to exist tens of thousands of miles above the Earth's surface, and now satellites have detected...
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Life possible on 'large parts' of Mars: study

Life possible on 'large parts' of Mars: study | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Australian scientists who modelled conditions on Mars to examine how much of the red planet was habitable said that 'large regions' could sustain life.
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Alien Planet Could Host Life : Discovery News

Alien Planet Could Host Life : Discovery News | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
The newly confirmed planet, Kepler-22b, orbits smack in the middle of the habitable zone of a star similar to our own.
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Astronomers Discover 18 New Planets

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Good news today for fans of giant planets. Astronomers have found 18 new alien planets. They are all Jupiter-size gas giants that circle stars larger than our sun.
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