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Sunspot variation not causing climate change
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Sunspot variation not causing climate change

From: INTERNATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL UNION via EurekAlert Published August 8, 2015 06:22 AM The Maunder Minimum, between 1645 and 1715, when sunspots were scarce and the winters harsh, strongly suggests a link between solar activity and climate ... Social Dashboard, 1 month ago
Astrosat: Pie in the sky India Today, 1 day ago

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Pluto became a dwarf planet 9 years ago today -- but that's 'bulls---,' according to a leading NASA scientist

On Aug. 24, 2006, nine years ago today, the International Astronomical Union demoted Pluto from a planet to a dwarf planet — a move that sparked protests and split the space-science community . Some in the community, including leading Pluto ...
 Business Insider Australia1 month ago Neil Armstrong may get his own planet, a hot gas giant 59.1 light years awayAugust 14, 2015  Examiner.com1 month ago Astronomers say the Universe is dying a slow death  Malay Mail1 month ago Mysterious Bright Spots On Dwarf Planet Ceres Are Not Likely Made Of Ice: NASA  Tech Times1 week ago

IAU declares Nigeria its representative in West Africa

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has declared the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) as its representative in West Africa, which effectively incorporates Nigeria into the vast global network. A statement released ...
 CEO Africa.com1 month ago HKU's Kwok Sun Elected President Of IAU's Astrobiology Commission  Asian Scientist1 month ago Nigeria Joins Global Astronomy Network  The Guardian Nigeria1 month ago

Astronomers gather in Hawaii amid telescope tensions

The International Astronomical Union's general assembly starts Monday. It was planned years in advance but is happening amid protests against the building of telescopes atop two mountains held sacred by Native Hawaiians. Some demonstrators were ...
 Investor's Business Daily2 months ago Hawaiian mountaintop becomes battleground between native activists and astronomers  Boston Globe2 months ago Astronomy convention protests: Astronomers gather in Hawaii amid telescope tensions  Financial Express2 months ago Astronomers gather in Hawaii amid...  DailyNews724.com2 months ago
Tech Times

Want To Name An Exoplanet? Here's Your Chance

The International Astronomical Union is giving the public chance to vote for the name of each of the 32 exoplanets that were discovered over the past two decades via the NameExoWorlds competition. Anyone with computer or smartphone can participate ...
 Tech Times1 month ago To Play or Not to Play the Exoplanet Name Game?  Scientific American1 month ago Vote To Name Alien Planets After Pro Wrestlers, Zombies, Or 'Game of Thrones' Characters month ago You can finally vote on alien planets' names, but don't get any crazy ideas  Social Dashboard1 month ago

Space photos map global light pollution

A project called Cities at Night is using photographs clicked by astronauts from the International Space Station (ISS) to map nightly light pollution in cities around the world. The project, which started in April 2014, is cataloguing over 130 000 ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago Photos from ISS help measure light pollution on Earth  Times of India1 month ago

Universe is Dying, About 100 Billion Years to Go: Australian Researchers

Researchers from the International Center for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) in Australia have suggested that the universe is dying but there is no need to panic as there is still about 100 billion years to go. The researchers measured the energy ...
 MedIndia1 month ago Universe is slowly dying: Report  Jagran Post1 month ago
International Business Times UK

GAMA researchers track the slow death of the universe

Research conducted by an international team of astronomers who studied over 200,000 galaxies with more accuracy than ever before have managed to chart the slow death of the universe. The research was part of the Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA) ...
 International Business Times UK1 month ago Charting the Slow Death of the Universe  Space Fellowship1 month ago Scientists measure slow death of the Universe  Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)1 month ago Prof takes star role in hunt for aliens  Hong Kong Standard2 months ago
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Neil Armstrong could have a planet named after him

US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, could have a planet named after him. The International Astronomical Union, an organization responsible for naming cosmic bodies, has opened a public vote to name 32 exoplanets and 15 ...
 Global Advisors1 month ago Name exoplanets: Astronomers group allows public to name exoworlds  CNN1 month ago NASA Astronaut Neil Armstrong May Have a Planet Named For Him  Government Executive1 month ago Neil Armstrong shortlisted in public vote for exoplanet names  New Scientist1 month ago

The Universe Is Definitely Dying - But It's Going To Take A While

An international team of astronomers have confirmed that the energy in the Universe today is only about half of what it was two billion years ago the Universe is slowly dying. But before you start prepping for the end with a run at the canned ...
 Forbes.com1 month ago The universe is slowly dying, new study confirms  Finland Times1 month ago The Universe WILL END! (But Not For A While Yet...)  Social Dashboard1 month ago Help! The Universe Is Dying: Shocking Study Reveals Universe Is Preparing For 'An Eternal Doze'  Tech Times1 month ago
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