There Are 40 Billion Billions Of Black Holes In The Universe

How many black holes are out there in the Universe? This is one of the most…

A Tranquil Galaxy With An Explosive Past

The lazily winding spiral arms of the spectacular galaxy NGC 976 fill the frame of this…

ALMA Catches An Intruder Redhanded In A Rarely Detected Stellar Flyby Event

Scientists using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) and the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array…

1,000-light-year Wide Bubble Surrounding Earth Is The Source Of All Nearby, Young Stars

The Earth sits in a 1,000-light-year-wide void surrounded by thousands of young stars — but how…

Too Much Heavy Metal Stops Stars Producing

Stars are giant factories that produce most of the elements in the Universe – including the…

New Treasure Trove Of Globular Clusters Holds Clues About Galaxy Evolution

A survey completed using a combination of ground and space-based telescopes yielded a treasure trove of…

Simulated Image Shows How NASA’s Roman Could Expand on Hubble’s Deepest View

A team of astrophysicists has created a simulated image that shows how the Nancy Grace Roman…

Real-time Alert System Heralds A New Era In Fast Radio Burst Research

McGill University scientists have developed a new system for sharing the enormous amount of data being…

FAST Detects Coherent Interstellar Magnetic Field With A Technique Conceived At Arecibo

Magnetic fields are the essential, but often “secret” ingredients of the interstellar medium and the process…

Astronomers Witness A Dying Star Reach Its Explosive End

For the very first time, astronomers have imaged in real time the dramatic end to a…