An international collaboration presents paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87 On April 10, 2019, scientists from the Event Horizon Telescope announced a result that will change our understanding of the universe: the first-ever image of a black hole’s event horizon, the point at which light can […]
Just because the Mars rovers are all the way over on the Red Planet, that doesn’t mean they don’t get to enjoy a bit of eclipse fun. And with two moons on rapid orbits, Mars sees a lot of eclipses.
Lorentz symmetry is a principle that states how everything in the universe should be assumed symmetrical and that any scientist should apply these same laws to any situation as long as the object in question is moving at a constant speed. The problem is that the same rules may not apply to everyone, particularly for tiny […]