Astronomers have discovered a fast-moving star in our Galaxy

Star, guided in our galaxy at a speed of 1200 kilometers per second, watched international team of astronomers at the European Southern Observatory in Chile. Star, designated US 708, is considered the fastest celestial body, moving in the direction of the galactic center. As noted in this connection at the Institute of Hawaii Eugene magnesium,… Read more Astronomers have discovered a fast-moving star in our Galaxy

Bad news for humanity

Scientists announced the discovery of Kepler-186f, planet 492 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus. Kepler-186f especially since the discovery marks the first planet about the same size as Earth, in a potentially habitable zone – the distance from the star, within which may be liquid water and life. The news said little about what this… Read more Bad news for humanity

Discovered the most powerful black hole in the Universe

Scientists have discovered the most powerful in the universe known to us today of black holes. Unprecedented power black hole was discovered by astronomers using data from X-ray Observatory Chandra X-ray, as well as other ground-based telescopes. Because of its strong influence in the surrounding gas cloud, the formation of new stars phased out for… Read more Discovered the most powerful black hole in the Universe

Andromeda Galaxy

Andromeda spiral galaxy belongs to a group of galaxies, called the Local Group. This group currently comprises more than 50 different galaxies. Their number is growing by the discovery of new galaxies in the universe. Conventionally this group can be divided into the following subgroups- Triangulum Galaxy and its satellites of the Milky Way galaxy… Read more Andromeda Galaxy

An earthquake

An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the southern island of Java caused a tsunami threat A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Monday morning in the south of the Indonesian and of Java According to seismologists, the epicenter of the quake was situated 412 kilometers from the capital,Jakarta. Hearth aftershocks lie at a depth of… Read more An earthquake

Absolutely black sun

The second principle of thermodynamics orthogonality given in the form of the absolute prohibition of obtaining energy from the colder body. It turns out that the body, as it knows¬† who warming, and from whom warmed . However, no mystery there is not. After all, the colder body gives radiation, and this radiation is absorbed… Read more Absolutely black sun