A First Glimpse Of What Webb Space Telescope Can Do

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is aligned across all four of its science instruments, as seen…

The Interacting Galaxy Pair NGC 1512 and NGC 1510

The interacting galaxy pair NGC 1512 and NGC 1510 take center stage in this image from…

Hubble Reveals Surviving Companion Star in Aftermath of Supernova

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has uncovered a witness at the scene of a star’s explosive death:…

Swift Tracks Potential Magnetic Flip of Monster Black Hole

A rare and enigmatic outburst from a galaxy 236 million light-years away may have been sparked…

Hubble Views Ultra-diffuse Galaxy GAMA 526784

The ultra-diffuse galaxy GAMA 526784 appears as a tenuous patch of light in this image from…

The Instability At The Beginning Of Our Solar System

Michigan State University’s Seth Jacobson and colleagues in China and France have unveiled a new theory…

NASA And DLR Decide To Conclude SOFIA’s Mission

NASA and its partners at the German Space Agency at the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und…

Chandra X-ray Image Of NGC 4258

NGC 4258 is a spiral galaxy about 25 million light years from Earth, also known as…

A New Type Of Stellar Explosion Discovered: Micronovae

Astronomers have discovered a new kind of stellar explosion that could be commonplace in the universe…

Dying Stars’ Cocoons Might Explain Fast Blue Optical Transients

Ever since they were discovered in 2018, fast blue optical transients (FBOTs) have utterly surprised and…