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Astronomers spot stars in the most distant galaxies for the first time

Astronomers spot stars in the most distant galaxies for the first time

Since its launch on December 25, 2021 (quite a Christmas present!), the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) took the sharpest and most detailed images of the Universe, surpassing even its predecessor, the venerable The Hubble Space Telescope! But what’s particularly exciting are the kinds of sightings we can expect, where the JWST will use its …

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Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren and '1923' Stars Join Taylor Sheridan's Universe: 'There's Nothing Else Like It'

Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren and ‘1923’ Stars Join Taylor Sheridan’s Universe: ‘There’s Nothing Else Like It’

Taylor Sheridan is not one to party in Hollywood. Friday night, as Paramount+ presented the world premiere of the latest installment in the Sheridan universe – the Yellowstone prequel 1923 with Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren – the Oscar-nominated designer was miles away doing what his close aides say he does best: work. “He’s in …

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Cosmic Chocolate Pralines

Cosmic chocolate pralines: surprising discovery of physicists on the structure of neutron stars

Studying the speed of sound has revealed that heavy neutron stars have a hard mantle and a soft core, while light neutron stars have a soft mantle and a hard core – much like different chocolate pralines. Credit: Peter Kiefer and Luciano Rezzolla Physicists are modeling more than a million equations of state to uncover …

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