In The News: College of Sciences

Mashable
January 15, 2022

Around the turn of the 21st century, a new age of galactic discovery began.

True Viral News
January 15, 2022

The telescope will be used to take unprecedented images of the deepest part of the universe. The powerful space instrument will devote a full quarter of its first year to peering at exoplanets in the Milky Way.

Gadget Tsuushin
January 10, 2022

According to the research results, the Be star is rotating at high speed, so that a part of its mass is emitted to the accretion disk, from which the neutron star can suck up matter.

Yahoo!
January 10, 2022

Alessia Franchini (University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy) and Rebecca Martin (University of Nevada, Las Vegas) are studying a system of Be and neutron stars. increase. According to the research results, the Be star is rotating at high speed, so that a part of its mass is emitted to the accretion disk, from which the neutron star can suck up matter.

The Scientist
January 4, 2022

The International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes recently pulled the rank of phylum into its code of official nomenclature. Experts say the move will help standardize science in the long run but potentially disrupt research now.

Las Vegas Sun
December 31, 2021

When the James Webb Space Telescope gets into place next month about a million miles from Earth, it will allow scientists to see the light of distant galaxies and marvel at the origins of the universe.

IConnect007
December 29, 2021

A team of researchers has observed an unusual transformation in material under incredibly high pressure.

TopTenz
December 28, 2021

Not a year goes by that Earth's satellites don't find a solar system's worth of planets, stars, and other heavenly bodies that would be dismissed as ridiculous if a science fiction writer invented them.

Nevada Appeal
December 27, 2021

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the University of Nevada, Reno have again been recognized as two of the top research universities in the nation by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.

Eos
December 23, 2021

A diamond inclusion has revealed a new mineral, davemaoite, as well as hints about the workings of our planet’s interior.

EurekAlert!
December 21, 2021

Scientists have discovered that manganese coupled with sulfide, when under pressure, undergoes a surprising metamorphosis with potential uses in next-generation electronics.

Newswise
December 20, 2021

Scientists have discovered that manganese coupled with sulfide, when under pressure, undergoes a surprising metamorphosis with potential uses in next-generation electronics.