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We live in a halo of dark matter, study

Scientists cannot directly observe dark matter, but they know it exists by the way it exerts a gravitational pull on other matter....

Astronomers investigated a luminous supernova remnant (SNR) W49B

Studying Supernova Remnants is essential to better comprehend their role in the evolution of galaxies, dispersing the heavy elements made in the...

Astronomers witnessed most energetic outflows ever in the universe

Using the unique capabilities of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers observed most energetic outflows ever releasing from quasars and tear across interstellar...

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...

Why our galaxy, the Milky Way, is warped?

Accurately, the study of galactic warps and their dynamic nature could reveal vital information on the formation history of galaxies and the...

Large amounts of oxygen detected in the ancient star’s atmosphere

Very unusual chemical composition in ancient star’s atmosphere.

Hubble Telescope captured a view of a majestic spiral galaxy

To kickstart the 30th anniversary year of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, Hubble has imaged a majestic spiral galaxy. Galaxy UGC 2885...