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Einstein’s waves detected in star smash

Media playback is unsupported on your device Scientists have detected the warping of space generated by the collision of two dead stars, or neutron stars. They have confirmed that such mergers lead to the production of the gold and platinum that exists in the Universe. The measurement of the gravitational waves given off by this cataclysmic event was made on 17 August by the LIGO-VIRGO Collaboration. The discovery enabled telescopes all over the world to capture details of the merger as it unfolded. David Reitze, executive director of the LIGO ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Hints At Answers The Force Awakens Didn’t Deliver

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was a major blockbuster last year, but the film ultimately raised more questions than it answered. We don’t yet know why Luke’s Jedi academy was destroyed, why he later went into self-imposed, exile on Ahch-To, why his nephew Kylo Ren fell to the Dark Side, why Han and Leia were estranged, or the history of the new Emperor stand-in, Supreme Leader Snoke. A new trailer for Episode VIII dropped last ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Hints At Answers The Force Awakens Didn’t Deliver

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was a major blockbuster last year, but the film ultimately raised more questions than it answered. We don’t yet know why Luke’s Jedi academy was destroyed, why he later went into self-imposed, exile on Ahch-To, why his nephew Kylo Ren fell to the Dark Side, why Han and Leia were estranged, or the history of the new Emperor stand-in, Supreme Leader Snoke. A new trailer for Episode VIII dropped last ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Hints At Answers The Force Awakens Didn’t Deliver

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was a major blockbuster last year, but the film ultimately raised more questions than it answered. We don’t yet know why Luke’s Jedi academy was destroyed, why he later went into self-imposed, exile on Ahch-To, why his nephew Kylo Ren fell to the Dark Side, why Han and Leia were estranged, or the history of the new Emperor stand-in, Supreme Leader Snoke. A new trailer for Episode VIII dropped last ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Director Says “Forget Everything I Said” And To Watch The Trailer

Only a day ago, Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson told fans on Twitter that it’s a good idea to avoid the film’s brand-new trailer “if you want to come in clean.” But now that the trailer is live, he’s had a change of heart, declaring that everyone should go watch the video. On Twitter, Johnson made his feelings known in no uncertain terms. “Forget everything I said and watch it watch it watch it,” he wrote. So, if you want to follow the director’s advice, you can ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Breakdown

During Monday Night Football, the newest trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi aired, and as director Rian Johnson stated, it contained some spoilers for the film. But after the trailer aired, he tweeted that everyone should watch it. We’re taking a look at every major moment from the new trailer and breaking it all down to see what we can learn about the story for the December 15 film. If you can’t wait to see the movie, you can preorder your tickets for the film right now. Warning: Possible ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Tickets Sale Date Announced

Tickets for this year’s highly anticipated new Star Wars movie, The Last Jedi, go on sale very soon. Ticket company Fandango has announced that pre-sales for tickets will open tomorrow, October 9, after the new trailer airs during Monday Night Football. Fandango is the “most anticipated movie of the year,” the ticket-seller said, citing one of its surveys. A survey of Fandango users showed that an astonishingly high percentage–95 percent–said they plan to see the movie in theatres. The film, which is directed by Loooper‘s Rian Johnson opens on December ...

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Google’s Pixel Buds Bring Star Trek’s Universal Translator to Your Ears

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For decades, various sci-fi shows have used various translation “devices,” which can automagically convert between the language of the speaker and the native language of the listener. From Star Trek‘s Universal Translator to the TARDIS translation matrix, it’s a handy way to handwave the fact that TV casts can’t be learning new languages every week. Even Star Trek Enterprise, which was supposed to be about the earliest days of spaceflight, and actually bothered to field ...

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Star Wars: Battlefront Beta PC Requirements And More Announced

The Star Wars Battlefront II beta is starting soon. Now, EA has announced more details about the PC version specifically, revealing its minimum and recommended requirements. Starting off, you’ll need 15 GB of hard drive space to install the beta client. As for the rest of the requirements, you can see them below, as posted on EA’s website recently. Minimum PC System requirements: OS: 64-bit Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 Processor (AMD): AMD FX-6350 Processor (Intel): Intel Core i5 6600K Memory: 8GB RAM Graphics card (AMD): AMD ...

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