Astronomers spot ‘missing link’ black hole – not too big and not too small

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Scientists have detected a mid-size black hole – considered the “missing link” in the understanding of these celestial brutes – eviscerating an unfortunate star that strayed too close. A cosmic homicide in action, with a wayward star … Continue reading Astronomers spot ‘missing link’ black hole – not too big and not too small

Russian jeweler tries to tap zeitgeist with coronavirus-shaped pendants

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A small Russian jewelry company specializing in science and medicine-themed ornaments has launched a coronavirus-shaped pendant, a move that has drawn accusations of insensitivity by some. A model demonstrates a coronavirus-shaped pendant, which was produced by Dr.Vorobev … Continue reading Russian jeweler tries to tap zeitgeist with coronavirus-shaped pendants