NASA is so sure the world won’t come to an end on Dec. 21, 2012, they have already released this news item for the day after.
According to media reports of an ancient Maya prophecy, the world was supposed to be destroyed on Dec. 21, 2012. Apparently not. Read more
A European research team has published the results of a 30-year study of an extraordinary hypergiant star. They have found that the surface temperature of the super-luminous star HR 8752 increased by about 3000 degrees in less than three decades, while it went through an extremely rare stage called the ‘Yellow Evolutionary Void’. The discovery marks an important step closer to unravelling the evolution of the most massive stars.