General Astronomy

Are Wormholes Fact or Fiction?

October 4, 2022 James Miller 0

Wormholes are a sci-fi trope that everybody has heard of, a swirly (often blue-colored) tube that lets the protagonist jump between large distances or to other worlds. Of course, wormholes of this type are pure […]

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Black Holes

Astronomy and the Study of Black Holes

June 19, 2022 James Miller 0

Black holes have been an object of fascination ever since Einstein predicted them in 1916 using his then newly developed theory of general relativity. We have come a long way since then. Kip Thorne calculated […]

What Is The Green Flash Phenomenon?

What Is The Green Flash Phenomenon?

June 30, 2018 James Miller 0

The image above shows a dramatic example of a green flash, as seen from the Canary Islands. This particular atmospheric optical phenomenon was considered a myth for a long time. These days, the cause of […]

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