Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 16:06
Astronomers have used observations from a novel instrument to look at magnetic fields at the heart of gamma-ray bursts, the most energetic explosions in the universe.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 10:53
X-rays streaming towards Earth from the region near a neutron star that is cannibalizing its companion star are the youngest "X-ray binary" yet known, according to scientists.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 19:18
A new study suggests that a relatively small black hole (20-30 times the mass of our Sun) can sustain a hugely voracious appetite while consuming material in an efficient and tidy manner - something that was previously thought impossible.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 20:47
Astronomers have discovered that a reverse shock wave racing inward at Mach 1,000 (1,000 times the speed of sound) is heating the remnant of Tycho`s supernova and causing it to emit X-ray light.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 15:24
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 14:54
Singer Miley Cyrus has reportedly lost belongings worth $100,000 in a burglary that took place a day before her birthday.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 19:59
Scientists have developed a novel method to generate research-quality X-rays using a powerful `tabletop` laser.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:55
Singer Miley Cyrus` father Billy Ray Cyrus spent a whopping $24,000 to get three-wheeler motorcyle for her as her birthday gift.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:50
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Rajkumar Hirani`s `3 Idiots` are not just popular icons in India, but in Japan too, says Korean-born Japanese filmmaker Lee Sang-il.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:16
Cosmic explosion caused by the death of a star in a distant galaxy became the focus of astronomers around the world after it occurred in April.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 09:18
Shah Rukh Khan Sunday said he would learn Bengali from actress-politician Jaya Bachchan to be a "true Bengali".
Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 19:35
The young Earth`s mantle harboured two magma oceans which were layered like a pudding cake, scientists say.
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