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Mysterious galaxy cluster looks like a cosmic finger painting

Galaxies smashing into each other produce mysterious phenomena that don't even look real when observed from a distance.

By March 10, 2015

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Here's what the Pillars of Creation look like in three dimensions

Data from the Very Large Telescope in Chile suggests that it would be more appropriate to call the Eagle Nebula's famous gas formation the "Pillars of Destruction."

By April 30, 2015

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Galaxy S5 Mini in cluster of spinoffs

Samsung keeps pumping out different versions of Galaxy smartphones, and the S5 Mini may shine the brightest this season. But if you're looking for a different kind of Android, the privacy-focused Blackphone is taking orders soon.

By July 1, 2014

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Galaxy S5 Mini in cluster of spinoffs

Samsung keeps pumping out different versions of Galaxy smartphones, and the S5 Mini may shine the brightest this season. But if you're looking for a different kind of Android, the privacy-focused Blackphone is taking orders soon.

By July 1, 2014

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Take a space flight through a sparkling stellar nursery

To celebrate the 25th birthday of the Hubble telescope, check out this stunning visualisation of a flight through a nebula, the place where stars are born.

By April 23, 2015

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Parkes Observatory: Extraterrestrial messages or microwave noodles?

Strange signals picked up by the radio telescope pointed towards the stars in Parkes, Australia have a rather more mundane origin.

By April 12, 2015

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The Milky Way was probably even more dazzling in its youth

Ten billion years ago, the Milky Way may have looked much more like a colorful, even berry-licious, cosmic sundae.

By April 10, 2015

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Einstein's Cross: Distant supernova split into four by gravitational lensing

An exploding star directly behind a cluster of enormous galaxies has been split into four images by the light-bending properties of the cluster's gravity.

By March 5, 2015

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There may be more Earth-like planets than grains of sand on all our beaches

New research contends that the Milky Way alone is flush with billions of potentially habitable planets -- and that's just one sliver of the universe.

By March 19, 2015

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​Raspberry Pi stars in UK spy agency's mini supercomputer

Interlinking dozens of the cheap, small electronic brains won't break any computing speed records. But it could help teach people how to program tomorrow's computer systems.

By March 11, 2015