Galaxies

Deepest photo yet of galactic siblings

A treasure trove of data from the SMASH survey unveils the Magellanic Clouds in exquisite detail.

A Google map of the universe

Australian telescope creates a new atlas of the Universe.

Scientists detected five faint dwarf galaxies around M63

Study presents a deep image of the nearby spiral galaxy M 63, taken with a 0.14-m aperture telescope.

The largest 3-D catalog of galaxies

The catalog will be the starting point for many future discoveries.

Scientists zoomed in on the smallest clumps of dark matter

Revealing the invisible skeleton of the universe.

Astronomers found the exact location of four fast radio bursts

Fast Radio Bursts are very mysterious bursts of radio waves, coming from all over the sky. In just a millisecond, a single burst releases...

Dark matter and massive galaxies

Dark matter is a hypothetical invisible mass thought to be responsible for adding gravity to galaxies and other bodies. However, the nature of dark...

The mystery of Universe expansion has been finally solved

The universe has been expanding since the Big Bang occurred 13.8 billion years ago—a proposition first made by the Belgian canon and physicist Georges...

Astronomers detect the biggest explosion since the big bang

While studying a distant galaxy cluster, scientists from the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research have discovered the biggest explosion in the history of...