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James Peebles
Mark Czajkowski/Princeton University Office of Communications
John McDevitt
October 08, 2019 - 9:08 am
The Nobel Prize in Physics has been jointly awarded to James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their work in furthering our understanding of the universe.
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A view of "Super Earth," which orbits Barnard's Star, nearly seven light-years from Earth.
Villanova University
Mark Abrams
November 17, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Villanova astronomy and planetary science professor is among an international team of astrophysicists who have discovered a planet known among scientists as a Super Earth. Professor Edward Guinan said the discovery of the planet was made near what is called Barnard'...
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This artist's impression provided by the European Southern Observatory in July 2018 shows the path of the star S2 as it passes close to the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.
M. Kornmesser/ESO via AP
July 26, 2018 - 12:31 pm
By Emiliano Rodriguez Mega, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — More than a century after Albert Einstein proposed it, his theory of general relativity has passed another test. With giant telescopes pointed at the center of our galaxy, a team of European researchers observed a fast-moving star that...
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Bradley Cooper, left, and Lady Gaga in a scene from the latest reboot of the film, "A Star is Born."
(Neal Preston/Warner Bros. via AP
June 13, 2018 - 2:34 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barbra Streisand's "A Star Is Born" is being reborn online with scenes she'd cut from the 1976 movie. Long known as a perfectionist, Streisand tinkered with the film to restore an exchange between the star-crossed lovers played by her and Kris Kristofferson and an instrumental...
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