Carl Frantz

Oldest Stars in the Oldest Galaxy

Astronomers find traces of the oldest stars

Astronomers have made several spectacular new discoveries through observations made by the Atacama Large Millimeter / Submillimeter Array (ALMA)…

Global warming: air conditioners are bad for the climate

It’s a real vicious circle. The hotter it gets, the more air conditioners we use… and the more air…

Kawah-Ijen-volcano

This volcano spews blue lava, this is why

Throughout the world, nature shares with us day after day a great amount of incomparable spectacles that show us…

The wreck of the Titanic could totally disappear in less than 20 years

On the night of April 14-15, 1912, as it sped off Newfoundland, the Titanic struck an iceberg. It sinks…

exoplanet

New exoplanet discovered around binary star system

An international team of researchers led by Dutch astronomers from Leiden University discovered a young planet around the CS…

New Baldness Treatment

This molecule could finally cure baldness

British researchers have discovered that a medicine against osteoporosis promotes hair growth. This could allow the production of a…

This is how the Sun will die

When and how will our star die? What will the Sun be like after his death? Astronomers have recently…

There is no “future” for selfish people

By analyzing their cerebral activity, UNIGE researchers have discovered that selfish people do not project themselves into a future…

Stress and illness accelerate the arrival of white hair

After a long illness or chronic stress, the hair loses its natural color and becomes gray or white. This…

Helium discovered for the first time on an exoplanet

When analyzing the atmosphere of the gas giant WASP-107b in the infrared range, astronomers came across the signature of…

Does the water on Earth come asteroids?

The formation of impact craters has been simulated in the laboratory since the 1960s with the Ames Research Center….

InSight, NASA’s latest probe to pierce the Mars mystery

About 385 million kilometers to go in just over six months to try to break through Mars the mystery…

Milky Way black holes

The Milky Way’s supermassive black hole may have a twin

Large galaxies like the Milky Way could have halos of four to twenty supermassive black holes in a radius…

How to measure altitude on a planet that has no water?

On Earth, the height of the relief is measured in relation to the level of the sea. But how…

The oldest spider in the world dead at 43 years old

The oldest known spider in the world died in Australia at the venerable age of 43 (at least), researchers…

Brains of decapitated pigs kept alive for 36 hrs by Yale Researchers

A team of researchers from Yale University have managed to keep alive between 100 and 200 pig brains for…