Welcome to my new regular feature, where I will be sharing a handful of my favourite science news articles from the last few weeks. I have launched this to coincide with today's announcement by NASA regarding Jupiter's moon Europa 1800GMT. Therefore forgive my leaning towards all things space. Wahoooo!
Pluto underground ocean! Click link for full story
oooooooooooooo! It's the Oort cloud again!
The last thing I ever imagined from dwarf planet Pluto would be an underground ocean. All the way out in the dark, cold outer edge of our solar system. If this all checks out I think this will be my favourite Plutonian discovery so far.
Worlds largest space telescope. Click link for full story
We have built the earth a giant eye! This beast is now the worlds largest space telescope. Hopefully so much good can come from this! Positive and collaborative competition is what sceince does best!
Black Hole Birth Click link for full story
Do not adjust your telescopes! We may be watching a black hole form in real time! I cannot speak further about this as it has made me fill my pants.
Invisible galaxies orbiting our galaxy. Most people do not realise we have many small galaxies orbiting our own milky way galaxy. I was taken aback by the fact, that some of these could be dark matter galaxies! Could this be a useful way to study dark matter so close to our cosmic home?
This is just a small handful of the myriad of amazing space and science news out there. I hope you enjoy!
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