Hubble Captures Grand Spiral NGC 5364

This eye-catching galaxy is known as NGC 5364. Click here for original story,…

Astronomers Discover Unusual Monster Galaxy in the Very Early Universe

An international team of astronomers led by scientists at the University of California, Riverside, has found…

ELM Survey Discovers 98 Double White Dwarfs

Scientists at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian (CfA) have completed the Extremely Low…

Hubble Spies Bar, Baby Stars

The galaxy depicted in this image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope is a barred…

NASA Creates Technologies to Gather Great Observatory Science from a Balloon

NASA Scientist Al Kogut has found a way to do Hubble Space Telescope-class science from a…

Astronomers Witness The Dragging Of Space-time In Stellar Cosmic Dance

An international team of astrophysicists led by Australian Professor Matthew Bailes, from the ARC Centre of…

NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope Ends Mission of Astronomical Discovery

After more than 16 years studying the universe in infrared light, revealing new wonders in our…

Using Virtual Reality to Make a Scientific Discovery

NASA scientists using virtual reality technology are redefining our understanding about how our galaxy works. …

Tarantula Nebula Spins Web of Mystery in Spitzer Image

The Tarantula Nebula, seen in this image by the Spitzer Space Telescope, was one of the…

Astronomers Spot ‘Vampire’ Star Sucking Life from Victim

Astronomers have found a ‘vampire’ star in the midst of a feeding frenzy, with the help…