East meets west as Lourvre opens in Abu Dhabi

East meets west as Lourvre opens in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi opens its Louvre museum on 11 November, positioning itself as a city of cultural tourism with a display of hundreds of works that it hopes will draw visitors from around the world. 11 days ago
NASAs Hubble space telescope captures supernovas light echo

NASAs Hubble space telescope captures supernovas light echo

Over a period of two-and-a-half years, NASAs Hubble Space Telescope observed the light echo of supernova SN 2014J in galaxy M82, located 11.4 million light-years away. The echo happens when light from the explosion bounces off a cloud of a giant cloud of gas and dust near the supernova. 11 days ago
Nasa finds hole over ozone at its smallest since 1988

Nasa finds hole over ozone at its smallest since 1988

The hole in the ozone layer is at its smallest since 1988 and warmer climates could be the reason behind reduced depletion of the protective layer in the Earths atmosphere. In spite of this recovery, Nasa mentions that there is enough ozone depleting material in the atmosphere to cause significant damage. That is why the current hole, though small by records, is actually large by 1980s standards. 18 days ago