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Pink Clouds Reveal Galactic Collision in New Cocoon Galaxy Image
SPACE.COM A new image from the Hubble Space Telescope reveals the Cocoon Galaxy, which was once entangled with a neighboring galaxy. 21 hours
Method to weigh galaxy clusters could help astronomers understand mysterious 'dark matter' structures
PHYS.ORG The furthest galaxy ever observed is so far away that the starlight we now detect was emitted less than 500m years after... 4 days
Electromagnetic evidence that SSS17a is the result of a binary neutron star merger
Science Magazine 11 hours after the detection of gravitational wave source GW170817 by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory and Virgo Interferometers, an associated optical... 4 days
A radio counterpart to a neutron star merger
Science Magazine Gravitational waves have been detected from a binary neutron star merger event, GW170817. The detection of electromagnetic radiation from the same source has shown that the merger occurred in the outskirts of... 4 days
Radio 'eyes' unlocking secrets of neutron-star collision
SCIENCE DAILY When a pair of superdense neutron stars collided and potentially formed a black hole in a galaxy 130 million light-years from Earth, they unleashed not only a train of gravitational waves but also an... 5 days
Image: Hubble's compact galaxy with big-time star formation
PHYS.ORG As far as galaxies are concerned, size can be deceptive. Some of the largest galaxies in the Universe are dormant, while some dwarf galaxies, such as ESO 553-46 imaged here by the... 5 days
The Mystery of the Universe's Missing 'Normal' Matter Has Begun to Unravel
SPACE.COM Previously undetected matter was found in the form of gas filaments between galaxies, which is a major step toward explaining the structure of the... 5 days
Hubble Spots Twisted Cosmic Knot: NGC 2623
SCI-NEWS.COM A jaw-dropping new image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope captures what appears to be a strange galaxy with two ‘tails,’ but... 5 days
The remarkable jet of the quasar 4C+19.44
PHYS.ORG Quasars are galaxies with massive black holes at their cores. So much energy is being radiated from near the nucleus of a quasar that it is much brighter than the rest of the entire... 5 days
Richard Branson Won't Fly in Space in 6 Months, Virgin Galactic President Says
SPACE.COM Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson most likely won't be going to space in the next six months, despite his recent public statement... 1 week
vlba measurement promises complete picture of milky way VLBA Measurement Promises Complete Picture of Milky Way
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers using the National Science Foundation’s Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA) have directly measured the distance to a star-forming region... 1 week
astronomers discover unusual spindle like galaxies Astronomers Discover Unusual Spindle-Like Galaxies
ASTRO WATCH Galaxies are majestic, rotating wheels of stars? Not in the case of the spindle-like galaxies studied by Athanasia Tsatsi (Max Planck Institute for Astronomy) and her... 1 week
Measurement promises complete picture of Milky Way
SCIENCE DAILY Distance measured out to the far side of our Milky Way means that radio astronomers now can work on producing an accurate map of the full extent of our galaxy's structure for the first... 1 week
Ambassadors from distant galaxies
SCIENCE DAILY Cosmic rays of very high energy have their origin outside of our own galaxy, the Milky Way. This is suggested by a study of the angles of incidence of more than 30,000 particles at the Pierre Auger Observatory in Argentina.... 1 week
scientists discover one of the most luminous new stars ever Scientists Discover One of the Most Luminous ‘New Stars’ Ever
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have announced that they have discovered possibly the most luminous ‘new star’ ever – a... 1 week
Measured distance within the Milky Way gives clues to what our galaxy looks like
SCIENCE-NEWS Astronomers used an old but challenging technique to directly measure the distance to a star on the opposite side of... 1 week
Far, Far Away! Glowing Object's Measurement Sets Milky Way Distance Record
SPACE.COM Astronomers have directly measured a blazing-bright object on the opposite side of the Milky Way, almost doubling the record for the most distant object measured in our own... 1 week
astronomers map milky way s most distant outpost Astronomers map Milky Way’s most distant outpost
Science Magazine VIDEO Star-forming region 66,000 light-years away helps trace galaxy’s veiled spiral arm 1 week
VLBA measurement promises complete picture of Milky Way
PHYS.ORG Astronomers using the National Science Foundation's Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA) have directly measured the distance to a star-forming region on the opposite side of our Milky Way Galaxy from the Sun.... 1 week
Most distant Milky Way outpost mapped
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Mapping spiral structure on the far side of the Milky Way
Science Magazine Little is known about the portion of the Milky Way lying beyond the Galactic center at distances of more than 9 kiloparsec from the Sun. These... 1 week
Measuring the far side of the Galaxy
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astronomers discover unusual spindle like galaxies Astronomers discover unusual spindle-like galaxies
PHYS.ORG VIDEO Galaxies are majestic, rotating wheels of stars? Not in the case of the spindle-like galaxies studied by Athanasia Tsatsi (Max Planck Institute for Astronomy) and her colleagues. Using the CALIFA survey, the astronomers found that these slender galaxies,... 1 week
A better understanding of space—via helicopter
PHYS.ORG An algorithm that helps engineers design better helicopters may help astronomers more precisely envision the formation of planets and galaxies. 1 week
scientists discover more about the ingredients for star formation Scientists Discover More About the Ingredients for Star Formation
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have shed fresh light on the importance of hydrogen atoms in the birth of new stars. Only... 1 week
Giant exoplanet hunters: Look for debris disks
PHYS.ORG There's no map showing all the billions of exoplanets hiding in our galaxy—they're so distant and faint compared to their stars, it's hard to find them. Now, astronomers hunting for new worlds have established... 1 week
Astronomers Discover One of Most Luminous Novae Ever
SCI-NEWS.COM In a nearby dwarf galaxy called the Small Magellanic Cloud, astronomers have discovered possibly the most luminous nova ever. A... 1 week
Giant exoplanet hunters: Look for debris disks
SCIENCE DAILY There's no map showing all the billions of exoplanets hiding in our galaxy -- they're so distant and faint compared to their stars, it's hard to find them. Now, astronomers hunting for new worlds... 1 week
Scientists discover one of the most luminous 'new stars' ever
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have discovered possibly the most luminous 'new star' ever -- a nova discovered in the direction of one of our closest neighboring galaxies: The Small Magellanic Cloud. 1 week
Scientists discover one of the most luminous 'new stars' ever
PHYS.ORG Astronomers have today announced that they have discovered possibly the most luminous 'new star' ever - a nova discovered in the direction of one of our closest neighboring... 1 week
How to make the cosmic web give up the matter it’s hiding
SCIENCE-NEWS Half the ordinary matter in the universe is unaccounted for. Astronomers may now have a new way to see it spanning the space between... 1 week
Tarantula Nebula Unfurls Like a Cosmic Spider in Stunning Hubble Telescope Image
SPACE.COM A stunning new image from the Hubble Space Telescope reveals the glittering Tarantula Nebula that sits within one of the Milky Way's closest neighbors,... 2 weeks
Scientists discover more about the ingredients for star formation
SCIENCE DAILY In the local universe close to us, about 70 percent of the hydrogen gas is found in individual atoms, while the rest is in molecules. Astronomers had expected that as... 2 weeks
Two separate teams of astronomers find evidence of missing Baryonic matter
PHYS.ORG (Phys.org)—Two teams working independently have found evidence of the existence of Baryonic matter—particles that link galaxies together. One team was made of members from the Institute... 2 weeks
Hubble Displays Blue Compact Dwarf Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows a galaxy known as LEDA 17302. It is a galaxy type known as a blue compact dwarf... 2 weeks
Image: Hubble's bubbles in the Tarantula Nebula
PHYS.ORG At a distance of just 160,000 light-years, the Large Magellanic Cloud is one of the Milky Way's closest companions. It is also home to one of the largest and most intense regions of active... 2 weeks
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Astronomers map Milky Way’s most distant outpost
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Astronomers discover unusual spindle-like galaxies
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