Star formation

Lifting the veil on star formation in the Orion Nebula

In a recent observation by NASA scientists using NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), scientists found that the stellar wind from a newborn star...

Extreme submillimetre starburst galaxies

Various studies have suggested the number of stars formed by galaxies each year. Now, in a new study by the Imperial College London, scientists...

Study reveals a crucial ingredient for life in the universe

Scientists in a recent study have investigated the nature of a cosmic phenomenon that slows down star formation. Scientists suggest that the study could help...

Astronomers found evidence for stars forming just 250 million years after Big Bang

Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) and ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) have captured the evidence on star formation in the very distant galaxy MACS1149-JD1 suggesting that...

How big can a planet be?

Pluto hoards the spotlight in the preceding with logical open deliberation over what is and what isn't a planet, however, a less obvious contention...