One of the Largest, Most Complete Einstein Rings Ever Seen. Astronomers Call it the “Molten Ring” | Universe Today

A very rare astronomical phenomenon has been in the headlines a lot recently, and for good reason.  It will be hundreds of years until we can see Jupiter and Saturn this close to one another again.  However, there are some even more “truly strange and very rare phenomena” that can currently be observed in our […]

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Watch “The Year’s Biggest Breakthroughs in Physics” on YouTube

The Year’s Biggest Breakthroughs in Physics This year, two teams of physicists made profound progress on ideas that could bring about the next revolution in physics. Another still has identified the source of a long-standing cosmic mystery. 1. Here’s an extremely brief version of the black hole information paradox: Stuff falls into a black hole. […]

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Mysterious Blue Whirl Flame – Which Consumes All Fuel It Encounters – Revealed by New Research – SciTechDaily

A recently discovered soot-free flame called a blue whirl — which consumes all fuel it encounters — actually consists of three different flame structures that swirl together into one otherworldly blue ring, according to the first study to identify how these unique flames form. By revealing the blue whirl’s structure, the findings may inform potential […]

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