Hint on Supernova 1054 on Byzantine Coins
Astronomy

Hint on Supernova 1054 on Byzantine Coins

One of the most surprising astronomical phenomena ever was Supernova 1054. M1 - the Crab Nebula - was formed by a supernova explosion. But in 1054 AD, the year it happened, it was one of only eight supernovae documented in the history of the Milky Way. [more…]

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Astronomy

Where Is Advanced Space Biology Heading?

Expedition 67 crew members continue to explore how microgravity affects the human body, while research activities aboard the International Space Station do not slow down. The station's crews also found ways to use autonomous robots to assist astronauts. [more…]

Ataturk and Albert Einstein
Astronomy

Albert Einstein's Answer to Atatürk

In the 1930s, Einstein, who was teaching at the University of Berlin, could not stand the Nazi pressure any longer and moved to Paris. Of course, other Jewish professors in Germany were also looking for a safe country where they could take refuge, as they were not safe. Request [more…]

Who is Feryal Ozel
Astronomy

Who is Feryal Özel?

Feryal Özel (born 27 May 1975), Turkish astrophysicist. His research interests are in black holes, neutron stars and theoretical astrophysics. His academic career took shape at US universities such as Columbia, Harvard and Princeton, and he worked in Geneva, Switzerland. [more…]