The Future Of The Arecibo Observatory: The Next Generation Arecibo Telescope

The Arecibo Observatory (AO) is a multidisciplinary research and education facility that is recognized worldwide as…

James Webb Space Telescope Completes Final Functional Tests to Prepare for Launch

February marked significant progress for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, which completed its final functional performance…

Accurately Measuring The Temperature Of Red Supergiant Stars

Red supergiants are a class of star that end their lives in supernova explosions. …

Hubble Looks at a ‘Black Eye’ Galaxy

This image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope features NGC 4826 — a spiral galaxy…

Hubble Views a Baby Star’s Tantrums

Herbig-Haro objects are some of the rarer sights in the night sky, taking the form of…

Supermassive Black Holes Could Form From Dark Matter

A new theoretical study has proposed a novel mechanism for the creation of supermassive black holes…

Reclusive Neutron Star May Have Been Found In Famous Supernova

Since astronomers captured the bright explosion of a star on February 24, 1987, researchers have been…

First Black Hole Ever Detected Is More Massive Than We Thought

New observations of the first black hole ever detected have led astronomers to question what they…

The Smallest Galaxies In Our Universe Bbring More About Dark Matter To Light

Our universe is dominated by a mysterious matter known as dark matter. Its name comes from…

Hubble Views The M1-63 Nebula

This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope features an impressive portrait of M1-63, a beautifully…