Daily Archives: 2017-06-08

Jackpot! Cosmic magnifying-glass effect captures universe’s brightest galaxies

Astronomy
The galaxy images, magnified through a phenomenon called gravitational lensing, reveal a tangled web of misshapen objects punctuated ...

‘Charliecloud’ simplifies Big Data supercomputing

Informatics
LOS ALAMOS, N.M., June 7, 2017 — At Los Alamos National Laboratory, home to more than 100 supercomputers ...

ALMA Returns to Boomerang Nebula

Astronomy
An ancient red giant star in the throes of a frigid death has produced the coldest known object ...