Archive: 03/15/2010

Phobos flyby images (w/ Video)

Images from the recent flyby of Phobos, on 7 March 2010, are released today. The images show Mars' rocky moon in exquisite detail, with a resolution of just 4.4 metres per pixel. They show the proposed landing ...

Mar 15, 2010
4.7 / 5 (7) 0 | with audio podcast

Seeking dark matter on a desktop

Desktop experiments could point the way to dark matter discovery, complementing grand astronomical searches and deep underground observations. According to recent theoretical results, small blocks of matter ...

Mar 15, 2010
4 / 5 (15) 3 | with audio podcast