“Largest Volcano on Earth”? It Is All About Timing
This is what people hear about scientific research: “Dr. Someone makes BIG FINDING that is the biggest/fastest/deadliest/noisiest/hotter/furthest (circle one) discovery ever ... that the “largest single volcano on Earth” had been discovered.
What’s That Very Bright Star – Is it the Planet Jupiter?
Have you seen a very bright star ... largest in our solar system) will be directly opposite the sun as seen from Earth and it will also be at its closest point to Earth in the two planets’ orbits around the Sun. This makes Jupiter or any other object ...
First-Ever Image of a Black Hole to be Captured by Earth-Sized Scope
“Sgr A* is the right object, VLBI is the right technique ... of over 50 radio telescopes across the globe to create a single Earth-sized telescope to image the enormous black hole at the center of our galaxy. For the first time, astronomers will ...
The Biggest Diamond in the Known Universe Has Been Found
The biggest diamond ever found on Earth, known as the Cullinan diamond ... and then collapsed to form an object about as far across as Manhattan is long. A neutron star is so dense that a teaspoonful of its substance would weigh ten million tons, and ...
Down to Earth
The riches of the world are the obvious answer, and an ever-present temptation ... laughter and the fellowship of good friends than live in the largest and grandest mansion on earth and be alone. Some people seek to acquire wealth and fame so they can ...