supernova blasting radiation towards a companion star

Supernova ‘wreckage’ blasts out cosmic rays in deep space

Some space radiation crashing into Earth has an explosive origin. Astronomers spotted wreckage from a supernova explosion potentially capable of blasting out high-energy particles – or cosmic rays – that frequently bombard Earth. Their new findings link shockwaves and wreckage created by dying stars to natural high-energy proton accelerators in space, which are dubbed PeVatrons. …

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Birthday trip: Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez looked comfortable as they headed off for a destination unknown to celebrate the Oscar winner's 50th birthday Saturday

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck jet out of town with their family

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck jet out of town with their family as they prepare to celebrate the actor’s upcoming 50th birthday By Alesia Stanford For Dailymail.Com Published: 5:38 pm EDT, August 13, 2022 | Updated: 5:48 pm EDT, August 13, 2022 Advertisement Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez jetted off to an unknown destination as …

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Elden Ring Player Proves Faith Builds Rule With One Shot Kills

Elden Ring Player Proves Faith Builds Rule With One Shot Kills

Elden Ring‘s faith stat is pretty flexible to build around, particularly because developer FromSoftware baked so many incantations and spells into the game. Still, it tends to see very little use at high levels, as YouTuber Your Average Gamer put it in an email to Kotaku Dot Com, folks claim it’s not as good as …

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Carson Wentz debuts for Commanders vs.  Panthers, rookie QB Sam Howell shines

Carson Wentz debuts for Commanders vs. Panthers, rookie QB Sam Howell shines

Placeholder while article actions load Ron Rivera got much of what he had said he wanted Saturday afternoon. His starters, playing in their first game as Washington Commanders, stayed within the window of plays he hoped they would. They executed a lengthy scoring drive that showed the depth of their rushing corps and resilience of …

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6 Dazzling Observations From James Webb Space Telescope’s First Month

In the month since the James Webb Space Telescope released its first images, it’s captured brand-new views of the cosmos. The $ 10-billion space telescope launched in December 2021 and arrived at its destination beyond the moon’s orbit in January. Webb is able to cut through cosmic dust, letting astronomers see farther into the past …

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Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano, La Liga: Final Score 0-0, Barça start league season with goalless draw at home

Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano, La Liga: Final Score 0-0, Barça start league season with goalless draw at home

Barcelona kicked off the 2022-23 season with a disappointing 0-0 draw at home against Rayo Vallecano in the opening match of the La Liga campaign. The Blaugrana were the better side in the game and created several big chances, but simply could not find the back of the net all night and had to settle …

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An image of the Earth from space. Here we see what Pangaea, or Pangea Earth Supercontinent, would have looked like – one giant land mass.

What’s the largest ocean that ever existed on Earth?

Earth’s current largest ocean, the Pacific, blankets more than 30% of the planet’s surface, stretching 12,000 miles (19,000 kilometers) at its widest point, between Colombia and the Malay Peninsula, according to the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC UNESCO (opens in new tab)). But that titanic sea represents only the remnants of the largest ocean …

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