The Milky Way is much more distinct than we previously thought

An international team of astronomers has discovered that the Milky Way is larger than its cosmic wall, something not yet seen in other galaxies. The cosmic wall is a flattened arrangement of galaxies around other galaxies, marked by particularly empty regions called “voids” on either side of them. These voids seem to crush the galaxies … Read more

The study found that active galactic nuclei are more powerful than previously thought

An artist’s impression of what dust around an active galactic nucleus might look like from a light-year away. Credit: Peter Z Harrington Powered by matter-swallowing supermassive black holes at the centers of galaxies, active galactic nuclei are the most powerful, compact sources of stationary energy in the universe. It has long been known that the … Read more

Nepal Plane Crash Live News Updates: Crashed Yeti Airlines aircraft was previously owned by now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines

Nepal Plane Crash Live News Updates: The Nepalese passenger plane, which crashed into a river gorge on Sunday with 72 people onboard, was previously used by the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya, according to Cirium Fleets data. Yeti Airlines’ 9N-ANC ATR-72 aircraft took off from Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport at 10:33 … Read more

Two previously unknown bacteria

Image: Allobaculum mucilyticum (l) and Allobaculum fili (r), as visualized by scanning electron microscopy Opinion more Credit: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology Utrecht (Netherlands), January 12, 2023 – Investigators at University Medical Center Utrecht (Netherlands) and Yale University (USA) have isolated and characterized two new types of bacteria from patients with inflammatory bowel … Read more