Monthly Archives: January 2011

Shocking

For those of us astronomers who’re crazy enough to study the stuff between the stars, there are a few dramatis personae dotted about the sky which are particularly noteworthy. Zeta Ophiuci is one of those stars. So consistent are the … Continue reading

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A retrospective on discoveries

Interestingly, last year saw a number of exciting announcements made of scientific discoveries. Discoveries which were highly relevant to my interests. However, much to my disappointment, it later became apparent that two of the notable discoveries made (and ones which … Continue reading

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