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Most recently detected rogue comet may be the most pristine ever found

New observations with the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT) indicate that the rogue comet 2I/Borisov, which is only the second and most recently detected interstellar visitor to our Solar System, is one of the...

Astronomers image the massive object at the center of the Messier 87 (M87) galaxy

The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) collaboration, which produced the first-ever image of a black hole, has today revealed a new view of the massive object at the centre of the Messier 87 (M87) galaxy: how it looks...

Astronomers directly measured winds in Jupiter’s middle atmosphere

Powerful stratospheric winds measured on Jupiter for the first time.

Astronomers discovered the most distant source of radio emission known to date

With the help of the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT), astronomers have discovered and studied in detail the most distant source of radio emission known to date. The source is a “radio-loud” quasar —...

Puzzling six-exoplanet system with rhythmic movement challenges theories of how planets form

Using a combination of telescopes, including the Very Large Telescope of the European Southern Observatory (ESO’s VLT), astronomers have revealed a system consisting of six exoplanets, five of which are locked in a rare rhythm around their...

Hubble Pinpoints Supernova Blast

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has observed the supernova remnant named 1E 0102.2-7219. Researchers are using Hubble’s imagery of the remnant object to wind back the clock on the expanding remains of this exploded star in the...

This typical massive star-forming galaxy is about to die

This is the first time we have observed a typical massive star-forming galaxy in the distant Universe about to ‘die’.

Researchers concoct probiotic coffee and tea drinks

New fermented coffee and tea contain live probiotics which could improve gut health; these non-dairy and plant-based beverages are suitable for a broader spectrum of consumers