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Triple star system can reveal gravity`s secrets

Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 12:26

Astronomers have said that a newly discovered triple system featuring a neutron star and two white dwarfs have given them best opportunity yet to study complex gravitational interactions and may give clue to true nature of gravity.

White dwarfs can mimic black holes

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 15:46

Bright X-ray flares in nearby galaxies, once assumed to indicate the presence of black holes, can in fact be produced by white dwarfs, a new research has revealed.

New type of chemical bonding discovered in distant universe

Last Updated: Sunday, December 09, 2012, 19:21

Researchers claim to have discovered a new type of chemical bonding in distant Universe which may help explain how stars form, evolve, and eventually die.