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May Be A Universe Inside Every Black Hole

Most experts agree that the universe started as an infinitely hot and dense point called a singularity. Wait a minute. Isn't that what people call...

Milky Way Is Full of Potentially Toxic Space Grease

While space is a vast void, scientists now say that it could also be quite greasy. An international team of scientists has recreated materials...

Researchers discover a system with three Earth-sized planets

The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) and the University of Oviedo present today the discovery of two new planetary systems, one of them...

Strange New Theory For Those Mysterious Fast Radio Bursts in Space

Fast Radio Bursts have fascinated astronomers ever since the first one was detected in 2007. This event was named the “Lorimer Burst” after it discovers...

Stars formed only 250 million years after the Big Bang

Stars in a galaxy 13.28 billion light-years away formed only 250 million years after the Big Bang, finds a team of international astronomers led...

NASA’s NICER Mission Finds an X-ray Pulsar in a Record-fast Orbit

Astronomers have discovered a record-breaking star system. It's called IGR J17062-6143, and it's a very compact binary, where one of the stars is a...

Gaia Satellite Create Detailed Map of 1.7 Billion Stars in Milky...

The European Space Agency (ESA) released the largest-ever map of the stars, made from data collected by its Gaia satellite. The latest data release, the...

Milky Way’s supermassive black hole may have ‘unseen’ siblings

Astronomers predict that galaxies with a mass similar to the Milky Way should host several supermassive black holes. Astronomers are beginning to understand what happens...

In Search Of Universe’s Missing Matter

Astronomers using ESA’s XMM-Newton space observatory have probed the gas-filled haloes around galaxies in a quest to find ‘missing’ matter thought to reside there,...

350,000 star’s DNA query in search for sun’s lost siblings

An Australian-led group of astronomers working with European collaborators has revealed the "DNA" of more than 340,000 stars in the Milky Way, which should...

Dark Matter Missing In A Weird Galaxy

This large, fuzzy-looking galaxy is so diffuse that astronomers call it a “see-through” galaxy because they can clearly see distant galaxies behind it. The...

15 new planets confirmed around cool dwarf stars

Scientists report the existence of 15 new planets -- including one 'super-Earth' that could harbor liquid water -- orbiting small, cool stars near our...

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