Construction begins on the world’s first super telescope – Phys.Org

Construction begins on the world’s first super telescope – Phys.Org

Artist’s impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) in its enclosure on Cerro Armazones, a 3060-metre mountaintop in Chile’s Atacama Desert. The 39-metre E-ELT will be the largest optical/infrared telescope in the world — the world’s biggest eye on the sky. Operations are planned to start early in the next decade, and the E-ELT […]

Snakes can actually hunt in packs – Popular Science

The world is a scary place without knowing that snakes hunt in packs. But one biologist in Cuba just couldn’t leave well enough alone, so he proved for the first time ever that reptiles don’t just hunt near each other, they hunt with each other. Snakes are not social creatures. They don’t live in packs […]

[ May 26, 2017 ] Jupiter surprises in first trove of data from NASA’s Juno mission News – Spaceflight Now

[ May 26, 2017 ] Jupiter surprises in first trove of data from NASA’s Juno mission News – Spaceflight Now

This image shows Jupiter’s south pole, as seen by NASA’s Juno spacecraft from an altitude of 32,000 miles (52,000 kilometers). Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Betsy Asher Hall/Gervasio Robles The first months of observations of the solar system’s biggest planet from NASA’s Juno spacecraft have revealed huge swirling polar cyclones, previously-undetected structures and motions beneath Jupiter’s distinctive clouds, […]

Cavs’ Kevin Love: We’re defending champs, not Finals underdogs – ESPN

9:33 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Everywhere from the Las Vegas sportsbooks to ESPN’s Basketball Power Index to even LeBron James’ framing of the 2017 NBA Finals has the Cleveland Cavaliers as heavy underdogs against the Golden State Warriors. But Kevin Love doesn’t buy it. “The whole […]

Wenger adamant he’s the man for Arsenal – ESPN FC

Arsene Wenger reaffirms his loyalty to Arsenal after winning the FA Cup for the seventh time. Watch on as Arsenal lift their 13th FA Cup trophy, as Aaron Ramsey’s late goal proved to be the decisive goal vs. Chelsea. LONDON — Arsene Wenger has made it clear he still considers himself the right man for […]

Kell Brook loses IBF world title to Errol Spence in Sheffield – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment SHEFFIELD — Kell Brook surrendered his IBF welterweight title to Errol Spence Jr. after the American produced an impressive performance to claim his first world title Saturday. Spence arrived in the U.K. with a lot of expectation, and he more than lived up to the hype by […]