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A newly discovered exoplanet is located within the “habitable zone,” where liquid water may exist on the planet’s surface. Courtesy of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center/Francis Reddy

Citizen scientist just discovered a planet twice the size of earth

A research team that included a UChicago graduate student has discovered a planet that is estimated to be twice the size of earth. The planet...
In new study, UChicago astronomers find no evidence for extra spatial dimensions to the universe based on gravitational wave data. Credit: Courtesy of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center CI Lab

Gravitational waves provide dose of reality about extra dimensions

The earlier discovery of gravitational waves from colliding neutron stars was groundbreaking. But it fails to add extra dimensions to our understanding of the universe. A new...
Scientists Explained How Solar System could have Formed in Bubble Around Giant Star

Scientists Explained How Solar System could have Formed in Bubble Around Giant Star

In spite of the numerous amazing revelations people have made about the universe, researchers are as yet uncertain about the birth story of our...

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