Monthly Archives: December 2016

Gravitational waves: the discovery of the century

http://www.forbes.com/sites/startswithabang/2016/12/27/gravitational-waves-from-discovery-of-the-year-to-science-of-the-century/#21c9df6f6df2

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An article about ancient black holes possibly being source of dark matter

​Discusses LIGO, too: http://www.businessinsider.com/dark-matter-primordial-black-holes-2016-7

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The Horsehead Nebula

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Good overview of where astronomy is today

http://www.npr.org/sections/13.7/2016/12/14/505514491/taking-stock-of-the-state-of-the-universe

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Simple chemical systems could grow and reproduce and could have got life off to a flying start

Model suggests simple chemical systems could grow and reproduce and could have got life off to a flying start The question of how reproduction arose at the dawn of life has long puzzled origin of life researchers. Without the ability … Continue reading

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Why did dark energy appear in the Universe only 9 bil yrs after the Big Bang?

​What if gravity is some type of collusion between dark matter and dark energy? https://www.google.com/amp/amp.space.com/52-the-expanding-universe-from-the-big-bang-to-today.html ” Although the expansion of the universe gradually slowed down as the matter in the universe pulled on itself via gravity, about 5 or 6 … Continue reading

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5 scientific myths you probably believe about the Universe

http://www.forbes.com/sites/startswithabang/2016/12/20/5-scientific-myths-you-probably-believe-about-the-universe/#5fa34822225d

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