Most distant black hole merger to date observed

The first time that this phenomenon has been detected so early in the Universe.

Scientists discovered an extraordinarily low-density giant planet

Its density similar to that of cotton candy.

Juno spots Jupiter’s little moon: Amalthea

Amalthea has a potato-like shape.

Astrophysicist Discovers Fiery, Volcanic Planet 66 Light Years Away from Earth

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A new theory to explain the origin of phosphorus

Astronomers proposed a new model based on oxygen-neon novae.

NASA’s Chandra notices venting galactic center

The chimney and vent are about 26,000 light-years from Earth.

Webb Space Telescope detects atmosphere on Exoplanet 55 Cancri e

Researchers using the James Webb Space Telescope find evidence of atmospheric gases surrounding a rocky exoplanet.

Hubble captures a galaxy with a voracious Black Hole

The galaxy NGC 4951 is a fascinating example of a Seyfert galaxy.

Direct measurement of reaction in neutron star binaries

The rate of this reaction plays a major role in informing models of XRBs.

How did Venus become so dry?

Venus has almost no water. A new study may reveal why.

Astronomers observe elusive stellar light surrounding ancient quasars

The observations suggest some of earliest “monster” black holes grew from massive cosmic seeds.

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