Here’s How Scientists Plan to Watch Supermassive Black Hole Collisions
“When these objects merge, there is more energy produced than the rest of the universe put together.”
Hubble Captures Image of Galaxies Colliding 230 Million Light Years Away
The picture is a preview of the impending collision between the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies in four billion years.
NASA Captures Stunning Images of ‘Nuclear Superbubbles’ in an Alien Galaxy
NGC 3079 is spitting out particles that balloon across thousands of light years in 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.
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We Have 12 New Hubble Images of the Universe and It's Looking Gorgeous
The Hubble Space Telescope is filling out its gallery of distant Messier objects.
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The Light of a Quasar Revealed This Distant Galaxy's Magnetic Field
My God, it’s full of magnets.
The Expansion of the Universe Appears Faster Than We Thought
The results of a new study are close, but slightly faster than, the generally accepted rate.
Two Galaxies Collided and Now There's an Intergalactic 'Eye' Watching Us All
Peer into this galactic eyelid.
The Universe Contains Ten Times As Many Galaxies As Previously Estimated
“It boggles the mind that over 90 percent of the galaxies in the universe have yet to be studied.”
World’s Most Powerful Radio Telescope Discovers 1300 New Galaxies in Trial Run
Operating at only one quarter of its full capacity, the MeerKAT telescope array found 1300 galaxies in a region of the universe where only 70 were known to exist previously.
Experience the Milky Way in High Resolution Over Multiple Wavelengths
The European Southern Observatory celebrates the completion of the APEX Large Area Survey of the Galaxy (ATLASGAL).
We Just Found Dozens of Never-Before-Seen Galaxies in Our Backyard
This inches toward figuring out the “Great Attractor” mysteriously pulling at us.