Black Holes Give Shape To Bubbles, Rings And "intergalactic smoke" Filaments

An international team of researchers, including scholars from the University of Bologna and the Italian National…

Astronomers See White Dwarf "switch on and off" For The First Time

Astronomers have used a planet-hunting satellite to see a white dwarf abruptly switching on and off…

M82: Images From Space Telescopes Produce Stunning View of Starburst Galaxy

2006 images from three of NASA’s Great Observatories were combined to create this spectacular, multiwavelength view…

Hubble Uncovers a Burst of Star Formation

The majestic spiral galaxy NGC 4666 lies about 80 million light-years away in the constellation Virgo…

Did A Black Hole Eating A Star Generate A Neutrino?

In October 2019, a high-energy neutrino slammed into Antarctica. Click here for original…

Seeking The Star Stuff That Made Us

At the 2021 Fall Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics, two independent research groups…

Scientists Recreate Cosmic Reactions To Unlock Astronomical Mysteries

Experiments will give scientists a closer look at how exploding stars create world’s heaviest elements. …

Hubble Detects A Dangerous Dance

Their delicate galactic dance takes place more than 100 million light-years from Earth. The lower galaxy,…

Astrophysicists Explain The Origin Of Unusually Heavy Neutron Star Binaries

A new study showing how the explosion of a stripped massive star in a supernova can…

Process Leading To Supernova Explosions And Cosmic Radio Bursts Unearthed

A promising method for producing and observing on Earth a process important to black holes, supernova…