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Planetary Debris Spotted around 11-Billion-Year-Old White Dwarf thumbnail

Planetary Debris Spotted around 11-Billion-Year-Old White Dwarf

WD J2147-4035, an 11-billion-year-old white dwarf located 91 light-years away in the constellation of Grus, is accreting debris from orbiting planetesimals, making it one of the oldest rocky and icy planetary systems discovered in our Milky Way Galaxy. An artist’s impression of the white dwarfs WD J2147-4035 and WD J1922+0233 surrounded by orbiting planetary debris, which
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Hubble Space Telescope Zooms in on NGC 7038 thumbnail

Hubble Space Telescope Zooms in on NGC 7038

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured an amazing new photo of the intermediate spiral galaxy NGC 7038. This Hubble image shows NGC 7038, a spiral galaxy some 220 million light-years away in the constellation of Indus. The color image is a composite of separate exposures acquired by Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3) instrument.
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Scientists solved an 80-year-old mystery in static electricity thumbnail

Scientists solved an 80-year-old mystery in static electricity

Charging of dielectrics on contact and separation has puzzled scientists and engineers for centuries. However, a body of evidence has been mounting that contact electrification can also produce heterogeneous charge distributions in the form of (+/-) charge mosaics on each of the surfaces—yet, despite many attempts, no predictive model explaining the formation of mosaics at
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Hairy snail discovered in a 99-million-year-old piece of amber thumbnail

Hairy snail discovered in a 99-million-year-old piece of amber

Land snails in mid-Cretaceous Burmese amber (ca. 99–98 Ma) have attracted significant interest from paleontologists in recent years. Recently, international scientists, including Senckenberg’s Dr. Adrienne Jochum, have discovered a new species of land snail in an approximately 99-million-year-old piece of amber. This newly discovered species has been named Archaeocyclotus brevivillosus sp. nov. This is already
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COLTRI Highlights Heavy-Duty Line of Electric Silent Compressors thumbnail

COLTRI Highlights Heavy-Duty Line of Electric Silent Compressors

For over 60 years, the Italian-based company COLTRI has been one of the leading manufacturers for compressors worldwide. Their most recent robotic innovations have led them to produce a line of heavy-duty silent compressors, with a shockingly low sound output of under 70 decibels. COLTRI’s series of Heavy-Duty Silent Electric compressors comes equip with sound-deafening
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'What's the point?': Distraught mum rips apart president's floral tribute at Seoul Halloween memorial thumbnail

‘What’s the point?’: Distraught mum rips apart president’s floral tribute at Seoul Halloween memorial

HighlightsThe victims, mostly young people, were among the estimated 100,000 that had flocked to the capital Seoul's popular Itaewon nightlife district to celebrate the first post-pandemic Halloween. South Korean law enforcement officials have conceded that there was insufficient safety planning for a crowd that large.A distraught mother has ripped apart a floral wreath left by
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WDHOF Were Recipients of the DEMA Diving Community ‘Platinum’ Champion Award thumbnail

WDHOF Were Recipients of the DEMA Diving Community ‘Platinum’ Champion Award

DeeperBlue.com had the opportunity to speak with several members of the Women Divers Hall of Fame during this year’s DEMA Show in Orlando, Florida. WDHOF President Robin Parish, Trustee and Scholarship Committee member Susan Bangasser and fine art underwater photographer and WDHOF member Erin O’Neill were kind enough to chat for a few minutes with us. Recognized for their
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