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Huge Region around the Center of our own Galaxy devoid of young Stars

Artist Impression of the Area in our Galaxy where no young Stars could have been found.

A major revision is required in our understanding of our Milky Way Galaxy according to an international team led by Prof Noriyuki Matsunaga of the University of Tokyo. The Japanese, South African and Italian astronomers find that there is a huge region around the centre of our own Galaxy, which is devoid of young stars. The team publish their work in a paper in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. Read more

Ancient Cosmology Seen at Prehistoric Ohio Site

The so-called Heckelman site, located near the town of milan, in Ohio’ s Erie County, is on a flat-topped bluff above the Huron River.

A curious prehistoric site on a hilltop in northern Ohio may reflect the spiritual cosmology of the ancient hunter-gatherer people who built the site around 2,300 years ago, according to a new study. Read more