Galaxy in Color: NASA Hubble Space Telescope Captures Star Cluster in Red, White and Blue

From a galaxy not so far away, NASA Hubble Space Telescope just released a stunning color image of a star cluster that glows in red, white and blue. Surprisingly, the colors that correspond to the flags of the United States, UK, Australia, Cuba, France, Haiti and 30 other nations are pretty close to accurate.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3246048/galaxy-nasas-hubble-space-telescope-star-cluster-red-white-and-blue/#103yBjKVGJxsJV6g.99


 

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STAR WARS: DARTH VADER WILL APPEAR IN ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY – CONFIRMED

Rumors that Darth Vader, the original dark Sith Lord himself, would appear in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story are confirmed while other questions are raised after an exclusive appeared in Entertainment Weekly this morning. While Darth Vader will play a role in the prequel to the Star Wars saga, he won’t be the main villain, leaving many questions about the plot unanswered.

Read more at: http://www.inquisitr.com/3232411/star-wars-darth-vader-rogue-one-confirmed/

Assisted Dying: Euthanasia Legal Now In Canada, California And Some US States – UK Next?

Assisted dying is now legal in Canada, California and a few US states, but still illegal in the UK despite public opinion polls to the contrary. Physician assisted suicide was rejected by British MPs in a decisive vote last September but the push to reconsider the euthanasia issue hasn’t gone away.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3221825/assisted-dying-euthanasia-legal-now-in-canada-california-and-some-us-states-uk-next/#8uGjtZEhCj6OL1dM.99

Galaxy SXDF-NB1006-2: Scientists Discover Glowing Oxygen 13.1 Billion Light-Years From Earth

Galaxy SXDF-NB1006-2, a distant 13.1 billion light-years from earth, is home to the oldest known oxygen that scientists have ever been able to detect. Glowing in the radiation of young stars, the discovery points the way to a better understanding of the Big Bang and early stages of our universe.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3214926/galaxy-glowing-oxygen-light-years-from-earth/#Me4356WtFVBuywMF.99

Planet Jupiter In Focus: NASA’s Juno Mission Prepares For July 4 Flyby

Planet Jupiter will come into sharper focus on July 4 as NASA’s Juno spacecraft enters into its orbit at the closest point ever attempted. The space agency is planning a series of 37 flybys of the giant planet to set a new record, but the ambitious mission does not come without risk.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3212101/planet-jupiter-in-focus-nasas-juno-mission-prepares-for-july-4-flyby/#ajaSc33TTy5kzHUl.99

Orlando, The Stonewall Riots And The History Of Attacks On Gay Nightclubs Illustrate The Intersectionality Of Homophobia In America

From this morning’s horrific Orlando nightclub shooting to the legendary Stonewall Riots that sparked a revolution in LGBTQ rights and activism in America nearly a half century ago, there is an unfortunate history of violent attacks against the LGBTQ community in what is typically their safest enclave – the gay nightclub. The fact that these attacks come from parties as diverse as an alleged ISIL agent to the police themselves at one time illustrates that when it comes to the queer community, vulnerability is intersectional.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3197176/orlando-stonewall-riots-attacks-gay-nightclubs-intersectionality-homophobia-america/