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Almost every galaxy in the Universe has a massive black hole in its core. With its gravity, the black hole sucks in material from its
Billions of years ago, the Universe experienced a baby boom of new stars. Back then, the number of stars that were born in galaxies was
Morning fog disappears when the sun rises. Can you imagine what happens when the sun would be much hotter and brighter? The fog will disappear
Your eyes are connected to your brain through thick bundles of nerve cells. These optic nerves transfer the signals from your two retinas to your
ALMA is located in the Atacama Desert. When thinking about a desert, you probably imagine a vast, boring stretch of hot sand, with the occasional
The huge array of 66 ALMA antennas is located at the Chajnantor Plateau in the north of Chile, at 5,000 meters altitude. The site is