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A strange blob of hot gas hisses around Sagittarius A* with 'breathtaking speed'

A strange blob of hot gas hisses around Sagittarius A* with ‘breathtaking speed’

In the wacky gravitational environment at the heart of our galaxy, astronomers have found a blob of gas orbiting our high-speed supermassive black hole. Its characteristics help astronomers probe the space immediately surrounding Sagittarius A* in search of answers to why the galactic center sparkles and flares across the entire electromagnetic spectrum. Their findings suggest …

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Kenny Golladay's 'strange' situation continues to unfold for the Giants

Kenny Golladay’s ‘strange’ situation continues to unfold for the Giants

The New York Giants’ Kenny Golladay soap opera seems to be just getting started, with questions and speculation continuing to arise. Golladay, in the second year of a four-year, $72 million contract, played just two games Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. Pro Football Network reported on Tuesday that “don’t think he can help them right …

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A strange quark star may have formed from a happy cosmic merger

The universe may contain extremely dense and exotic hypothetical cosmic objects known as strange quarks. As astrophysicists continue to debate the existence of quark stars, a team of physicists have discovered that the remnant of a neutron star merger observed in 2019 has just the right mass to be one of those strange quark stars. …

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Zooming In on a Solar Switchback

Strange Phenomenon on the Sun Imaged by Solar Orbiter for the First Time – Mystery Solved

A magnetic phenomenon known as solar yaws has been imaged by ESA/NASA’s Solar Orbiter spacecraft for the first time. The image zooms in on the yaw (blue/white feature extending to the left) as captured in the solar corona by the Metis instrument on March 25, 2022. The yaw appears to be tied to the active …

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The Harvest Moon will glow a strange orange color as it rises in the sky.  Here's how to watch |  CNN

The Harvest Moon will glow a strange orange color as it rises in the sky. Here’s how to watch | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — If you need a sign other than pumpkin spice lattes falling through the air, look no further than the Harvest Moon. Astronomers can see the moon from sunset Friday, and it will peak …

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A new look at metals reveals a 'strange' similarity

A new look at metals reveals a ‘strange’ similarity

Metals can be classified according to their values ​​of r0 and T*= A1/A2, where these coefficients follow simple trends shown in this graph. Credit: Beatriz Noheda, University of Groningen Our theoretical understanding of how metals conduct electricity is incomplete. The current taxonomy seems too vague and contains too many exceptions to be convincing. This is …

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