February 27, 2021

Distant, dusty galaxy

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Hubble spies distant, dusty galaxy By Mike Wehner From BGR NASA might still be waiting for its next-generation planet spotting telescope to get off the ground, but the aging Hubble is still doing a fine job in the meantime. The telescope, which was originally launched way back in 1990, has spent the last 28 years […]

410 jobs impacted…as Caribbean Nitrogen shuts down

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By Caribbean Kissoon Multimedia Desk From Trinidad Express More workers are expected to go on the breadline with the announcement today by Caribbean Nitrogen Company [CNC] that it has been forced to immediately shut down its ammonia plant on the Point Lisas Industrial Estate. The company stated that the shutdown is a result of action […]

NASA reminds us that space is gorgeous with breathtaking new Hubble snapshot

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By Mike Wehner From BGR While you were sitting in your office this morning, sipping your half-milk soy latte, space was out there being awesome. It was there when you grabbed lunch at Chipotle, too, and again when you got stuck in traffic on your way home. Thankfully, the Hubble Space Telescope is out there, […]

Galactic get-together has impressive light display

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From NASA At this time of year, there are lots of gatherings often decorated with festive lights. When galaxies get together, there is the chance of a spectacular light show as is the case with NGC 2207 and IC 2163 Located about 130 million light years from Earth, in the constellation of Canis Major, this […]