Based on the analysis of FRB 121102, astronomers conclude that these bursts could be happening continuously all over the sky
Astronomers have used ALMA to capture a strikingly beautiful view of a delicate bubble of expelled material around the exotic red star U Antliae
The research has thrown a wrench into what we know about how galaxies form
Research over the past three decades has suggested that water is frozen on the first rock from the Sun
The system resides in spiral galaxy NGC 7674, which is located about 400 million light years from Earth
With the spacecraft ready to make its dramatic descent into Saturn’s atmosphere, check out Haynes’ latest publication – available now!
Head over to mission control to experience the bus-sized spacecraft make its dramatic final dive just after 6:32am (EDT)
The discovery of metallic oxides in the planet’s atmosphere has changed how we’ll examine alien worlds in the future
No-nonsense astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals his thoughts on the universe, fears for the American space program and George R. R. Martin – available now!
This last gravitational interaction with Titan will send Cassini into Saturn’s upper atmosphere
By observing galaxies that formed 3 billion years after the Big Bang, astronomers have introduced a new evolution story for galaxies.
NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory caught two extremely powerful flares erupting from the Sun’s surface
This pulsar is devouring matter from its companion star to power its rapid rotation
The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter turned its sights to the Earth, imaging the Moon’s shadow as it made its way across the surface of our planet
The detection of these complex molecules have shown huge hidden reservoirs of turbulent gas in distant structures
This mission has been proposed to NASA as the fourth expedition of their New Frontier program
Captured by the Very Large Telescope, astronomers have unveiled new information about Antares in the constellation of Scorpius
We take a look at what you can expect as the Moon passes between the Sun and the Earth
Courtesy of Slooh, you can watch the Moon pass in front of the Sun from anywhere in the world!
Astronomers have unearthed a new process for how a galaxy feeds the supermassive black hole at its core