Supernova Condensate is a blog about our place in the Universe. Of astronomy, chemistry and life in the big bad bubble of academia.
Invader Xan is a molecular astrophysicist and part-time alien invader, who spends life looking at very small things on very large scales, and trying to better understand the chemistry of interstellar space.
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Daily Archives: January 23, 2009
I feel so un-cool being literally surrounded by work on a Friday night. But that’s just how I roll. (And I have a deadline). Still, all is not lost, because between bouts of incessant note scribbling and typing, Carnival of … Continue reading
Seemingly, everyone’s a bit uncertain about a star named MOA-2007-BLG-192L. It’s known to have a planet in tow, and everyone agrees that it’s a small planet, but exactly how small seems to be a contentious issue. The planet was originally … Continue reading
Discovered thanks to His Badness, Phil Plait.