For a short period you can see red supergiants Antares and Betelgeuse simultaneously. The word ''super'' has almost lost its meaning. But for a reality check on the true meaning of the word, one needs to see it applied to supergiant red stars. Two ... WA Today, 1 month ago
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The ghostly and obnoxious Betelgeuse in 1988's Beetlejuice was one of Michael Keaton's early successes, a year before he played Gotham's caped crusader in the Tim Burton-directed Batman. He reprised the comic book superhero in 1992's Batman Returns. On SNL, ...NDTV, 1 month ago
Sue Leonard meets Tosh Lavery, who was one of the first recruits to the Garda Sub-Aqua team and whose eventful life and times he has recorded in a new memoir. It was January, 1979, when Ireland heard the news that the Betelgeuse had exploded off ...Irish Examiner, 2 days ago
For stargazers who want to peer deep into the universe, there's good news: Nowadays, you don't need a telescope to do some amateur astronomy. With the right apps, your phone can be a powerful educational window into the night sky. SkyView Free ...Boston Globe, 3 weeks ago
by Jim Lucas, Live Science Contributor Date: 30 April 2015 Time: 01:21 AM ET A prism can break white light up into the visible light spectrum. CREDIT: NASA Visible light is a form ofelectromagnetic(EM) radiation, as are ...LiveScience.com, 3 weeks ago
You get zero marks for knowing that the earth's circumference is around 40,000 km. But that's just a figure. The point is, have you ever wondered exactly how long that is physically? Do you know how small we are when compared to other celestial ...Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Embryonic Stars amid molecular clouds Credit: ESA/NASA/JPL-Caltech There is something about them that intrigues us all. These massive spheres of gas burning intensely from the energy of fusion buried many thousands of kilometers deep within ...Universe Today, 1 month ago
Whiddy, one of West Cork's seven islands, is the first offshore community to feature in a new television documentary series starting this week. The emotional series follows the lives of native islanders across an entire year. Filmed in 2014, ...Irish Examiner, 1 month ago
We usually think of the equinox on or around March 21 as the end of winter and the beginning of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. But where I live, in southern Canada, winter was still solidly in evidence on March 21 this year, and that's the case ...Space.com, 1 month ago Orion Spring Space Fellowship, 1 month ago
Lusitania and Air India disasters among incidents over the past 100 years which were handled by radio station which never sleeps The Big Cat trawler which hit rocks on Valentia Island in January 1989 is pounded by waves. Photograph Liam Burke/Press ...Irish Times, 2 months ago
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