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Astronomer

Google celebrates astronomer Georges Lemaitre's birth anniversary

Born on July 17, 1894, Lemaitre proposed what is known as the "Big Bang theory", the origin of the universe.

17 Jul 2018 8:19 AM

Jupiter-like exoplanet discovered by amateur astronomer

Due to such proximity to the star, the temperature of the atmosphere KPS-1b is much higher than that of Jupiter.

20 May 2018 3:13 PM

Astronomers discover galaxy without dark matter

The discovery could revise or even upend theories of how galaxies are formed.

29 Mar 2018 9:46 AM

The body clock

Their discovery was that the complex body clock has a simple framework of operation.

24 Dec 2017 12:35 AM

Pioneering astronomer Vera Rubin dies at 88

Rubin, who helped find powerful evidence of dark matter, found that galaxies don't quite rotate the way they were predicted.

27 Dec 2016 8:47 AM

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