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Image credit: European Gravitational Observatory, Lionel BRET/EUROLIOS.
If you looked out at the Sun across the 93 million miles of space that separate our world from our nearest star, the light you’re seeing isn’t from the Sun as it is right now, but rather as it was some 8 minutes and 20 seconds ago. 1,333 more words
April 29, 2016
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Image credit: Tomasz Barszczak, via http://www.ps.uci.edu/~tomba/sk/tscan/compare_mu_e/.
They won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics, but their legacy’s just beginning… 993 more words