stars

tech-science

A Newly Discovered Type of Galaxy Keeps Producing Stars as It Dies

'Cold quasars' offer an unprecedented look at the transition between active star-forming galaxies and dead galactic bodies.
Becky Ferreira
6.13.19
star systems

Astronomers Peer at a Young Star System That Is Strikingly Similar to Our Own

DM Tau has its own asteroid belt, and may be developing its own versions of Earth and Neptune, too.
Becky Ferreira
3.17.19
Space

A Black Hole Has Been Shredding a Star Twice the Size of the Sun for 10 Years

Astronomers have been watching the full fallout of a tidal disruption event for years.
Becky Ferreira
6.15.18
Space

You Are Part Extragalactic, Study Says

Supercomputer simulations of galaxy evolution estimate how much of the Milky Way was born beyond its borders.
Becky Ferreira
7.30.17
string art

This String Artist Wants to Take You to Outer Space

Meet the Polish artist who uses strings to dive into the depths of outer space.
Sean Neumann
6.15.17
Design

Seaside Cove or Starry Sky? This Coffee Table Is Both

One Caribbean designer captures the beauty of both—in resin and marble.
Beckett Mufson
9.21.16
Premieres

Secret Space Premiere Video for "Stars," the First Track from Their Upcoming Debut

Get ready for the upcoming Will Yip-produced record 'The Window Room.'
John Hill
4.26.16
Film

Africa's Light Pollution-Free Natural Wonders Make a Gorgeous 4K Timelapse

Filmmaker Maciej Tomków journeyed to Namibia and Botswana to find a world untouched by human expansion.
Beckett Mufson
2.27.16
Art

Experience the Birth of Stars in Ryoichi Kurokawa's 'unfold'

For 'unfold' at FACT, Kurokawa will use scientific data from molecular clouds to showcase the birth and evolution of stars and the solar system.
Kevin Holmes
12.15.15
Music

!!! (Chk Chk Chk)'s New Music Video Is Basically Live-Action "Futurama"

You’ll never look at the Star Wars Cantina Bar scene the same way.
Matthew Sedacca
11.23.15
Art

Earth's "Closest Cousin" Discovered by NASA

See gorgeous renderings of Kepler-452b, the newest planetary discovery from NASA's ongoing search for another Earth.
Sami Emory
7.24.15
tech

Speaking to an Astrophysicist Who Just Discovered a Five-Billion-Year-Old Galaxy

Yes, we asked her about aliens.
Hannah Scholte
7.8.15
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