Courtesy of NASA TV, don’t miss the event – wherever you are in the world
On the 31 January 2018, three amazing astronomical phenomena will combine to create a majestic viewing opportunity
By adding these new constraints, astronomers should be able to differentiate between a large planet and a brown dwarf
A meteor crashed into Earth’s atmosphere above Michigan causing it to shine brighter than a full moon
Get ready for the first meteor shower of 2018!
This amazing spectacle helps astronomers understand how stellar youngsters affect their gaseous and dusty environments
From 13 to 15 December, weather permitting, skywatchers will be looking up as one of the greatest meteor showers of the year reaches its peak
After much consideration, the next-generation instrument will observe 13 targets in its first five months of scientific observations
We take a look at how these filters can be a saviour for astronomers battling light pollution
Galactic member NGC 1316 has been found to be a goldmine of information
Astronomers have observed the ‘star death’ in finer detail then ever before
Astronomers have used ALMA to capture a strikingly beautiful view of a delicate bubble of expelled material around the exotic red star U Antliae
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
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!
The Perseid meteor shower, which makes its appearance every year in Earth’s sky, reaches its peak with up to 100 meteors per hour expected
Radio observations show a 50-light-year feature filled with ammonia, deep within the stellar nursery
Two of the sky’s more famous residents share the stage with a lesser-known neighbour in an enormous three gigapixel image from the European Southern Observatory
The pioneer of the sky created the catalogue of deep sky objects.