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Two Solar System puzzles solved

Comets and asteroids preserve the building blocks of our Solar System and should help explain its origin. But there are unsolved puzzles. For example, how did icy comets obtain particles that formed at high temperatures, ...

dateJul 25, 2012 in Space Exploration
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Backwards Black Holes Might Make Bigger Jets

( -- Going against the grain may turn out to be a powerful move for black holes. New research suggests supermassive black holes that spin backwards might produce more ferocious jets of gas. The results have broad ...

dateJun 01, 2010 in Astronomy
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