Tweet More than 20,000 radio antennas will soon connect over the Internet to scan largely unexplored radio frequencies, hunting for the first stars and galaxies and potentially signals of extraterrestrial intelligence. The Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) will consist of banks of antennas in 48 stations in the Netherlands and elsewhere […]

Tweet New clues are helping solve a long held belief that the Sun’s surface is millions of degrees hotter than its atmosphere. Astronomers and scientists used two different satellites to come to a conclusion that spicules are created on the surface which vent hot gases called plasma towards the Suns atmosphere. […]