Five supermassive black holes that were previously hidden by clouds of dust and gas have been discovered by astronomers who suggest that millions of concealed monster black holes exist in the universe.
A deputy head of China`s sports administration has been put under investigation, the ruling Communist Party`s anti-corruption agency said, the highest-ranking official to fall in the notoriously graft-prone sector.
A deputy sports minister who sits on China`s Olympic committee is being investigated for suspected "serious breaches of discipline and the law", the ruling Communist Party`s anti-graft watchdog said using a term often employed to denote corruption.
Oklahoma geologists have documented strong links between increased seismic activity in the state and the injection into the ground of wastewater from oil and gas production, a state agency said on Tuesday.
Throwing fresh insight on how microbes affect our health, a new study reveals that gut microbes in human body produce gases that may contribute to gastrointestinal diseases and could be used as biomarkers for one's state of health.
Ukraine must pay for Russian gas being supplied to rebel areas in the country`s war-torn east, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Friday, raising the possibility of another gas dispute in the midst of winter.
NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR, has recently imaged two colliding galaxies, collectively called Arp 299, located 134 million light-years away, and found monster black holes in the hearts of each galaxy.