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New evidence of Big Bang released

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The universe was born almost 14 billion years ago, exploding into existence in an event called the Big Bang. Now researchers say they’ve spotted evidence that a split-second later, the expansion of the cosmos began with a powerful jump-start.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories,Science and Health | Read More »

Now showing for stargazers: Meteor shower

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Photo of a Quadrantid captured by a NASA meteor camera in 2010.  FROM NASA.GOV

New Year fireworks may continue to light up the sky in the first few evenings of January but Filipino stargazers may get to spot some “falling stars” too.

Posted: January 4th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories,Science and Health | Read More »

In the Know: Geminids meteor shower

In this Dec. 13, 2012, file photo, a meteor streaks across the sky during the annual Geminid meteor shower over Springville, Alaska. The annual Geminids meteor shower—the most intense of the year—will peak Friday night, Dec. 13, 2013. But the best viewing may be early Saturday, once the moon sets.  AP PHOTO/AL.COM, MARK ALMOND

Considered one of the best and reliable annual meteor showers, the Geminids can be seen from almost any point on Earth during mid-December each year.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Showing Friday night: Geminids meteor shower

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Filipino stargazers will get a chance Friday night to witness one of the year’s most stunning celestial spectacles, the Geminids meteor shower.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories,Science and Health | Read More »

‘Goldilocks’ clue to habitable planets

In this photo made by combining 264 20 second exposures, stars leave rings of light behind as they wheel around Polaris, the North Star, over Newfound Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Dec. 1, 2013. A new study into the so-called Goldilocks zone—the distance from a star at which water on a rocky planet can exist as a liquid rather than as permanent ice or vapour—concludes that the Earth's oceans will evaporate away but that it won't happen for another billion years or so.  AP

The bad news: Earth’s oceans will evaporate away.

Posted: December 12th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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