Suomi NPP satellite finds a weaker typhoon Hagibis nearing Japan (Study)

On Oct. 10, Hagibis was a super typhoon, but overnight, the storm weakened to typhoon status. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image of the large storm that stretched along most of the...

Black holes stunt growth of dwarf galaxies (Study)

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Astronomers at the University of California, Riverside, have discovered that powerful winds driven by supermassive black holes in the centers of dwarf galaxies have a significant impact on the evolution of...

NASA sees Atlantic subtropical storm Melissa form off New England coast (Study)

IMAGE: On Oct. 11, the MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA's Terra provided a visible image of Subtropical Storm...

Drug resistance studied through physics and biology (Study)

Drug resistance is a topic of increasing concern for human health—and the key to...

Radiation detector with the lowest noise in the world boosts quantum work (Study)

Researchers from Aalto University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have built a super-sensitive bolometer, a type of thermal radiation detector. The new radiation detector, made of a gold-palladium mixture makes it easier...

Optical tweezers: Understanding biophysics in a new light (Study)

The University of Alberta’s Faculty of Science is pleased to welcome renowned biophysicist Steven...

Paleontologists discover complete Saurornitholestes langstoni specimen (Study)

The discovery of a nearly complete dromaeosaurid Saurornitholestes langstoni specimen is providing critical information...

The Milky Way kidnapped several tiny galaxies from its neighbor (Study)

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Just like the moon orbits the Earth, and the Earth orbits the sun, galaxies orbit each other according to the predictions of cosmology. For example, more than 50 discovered satellite galaxies orbit...

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite needed 3 orbits to see all of Super Typhoon Hagibis...

IMAGE: NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over Super Typhoon Hagibis and revealed the storm maintaining an eye surrounded by...

Study suggests ice on lunar south pole may have more than 1 source (Study)

IMAGE: Shackleton Crater, the floor of which is permanently shadowed from the sun, appears to be home to deposits...

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