We find out why galaxies are orientated this way
We find out what the space telescope can see from a far away galaxy
We take a look at what causes these stars to speed across the universe
These “ex-machina” universes will help understand the physical rules that our actual space-time
The existence of the Local Void has been widely accepted, but it remained poorly studied because it lies behind the centre of our galaxy and is therefore heavily obscured from our view
Astronomers have obtained the first detailed face-on view of a gaseous disc feeding the growth of a massive baby star
Using National Science Foundation (NSF) radio telescopes, we may now have resolved an outstanding question about the cosmos
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NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory has used X-ray powers for the greater good to help solve the long-standing mystery of Universe’s matter
We find out if this material is harbouring a reflection of the cosmos
The amateur astronomer who discovered Pluto and visited the dwarf planet after his death
The analysis estimates the formation rate of stars and provides a reference for future missions that will explore the still-murky early days of stellar evolution
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We take a look at the life so far of one of the greatest physicists of the modern day.
On this day in 1868 an unsung astronomer, who helped to discover our place in the universe, was born
Is this one of the ways the universe could end?
Are these dense objects scattered throughout the universe?
The Dharma Planet Survey has shown that science fiction may be a little less so
Do things crash together or is it more serene?
Is there such a thing as a ‘galactic habitable zone’?