Hubble captures jewel-bright spiral galaxy NGC 4689

This Hubble Space Telescope image showcases the bright spiral galaxy NGC 4689. ESA/Hubble & NASA, D.…

Observations explore open cluster NGC 1513

The star chart of NGC 1513. Credit: Oralhan et al., 2024. Using the National Astronomical Observatory…

Birth of universe’s earliest galaxies observed for first time

Gas that accumulates and accretes onto a mini-galaxy in the process of being built. While this…

Earth 2.0 or its evil twin? Discovery of Earth-sized planet could shed light on conditions necessary for life

5σ contrast limits at J (bottom left), H (top left), and K (bottom right) from Gemini/NIRI and…

International planet hunters unveil massive catalog of strange worlds

Artist conception of 126 planets in the latest TESS-Keck Survey catalog is based on data including…

Finding the age of a contact binary ‘moon’

Close up of Dinkinesh & Selam from Lucy. Credit: NASA/Goddard/SwRI/John Hopkins APL/NOIRLab/Brian May/Claudia Manzoni There are…

‘Planetary parade’ to start in June

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain First came a rare solar eclipse, followed by the northern lights, fueled…

Space Force training HQ gets official nod to come to Space Coast

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The decision has been a year in the making, but the Space…

Potentially habitable ‘exo-Venus’ with Earth-like temperature discovered

Gliese 12 b, which orbits a cool, red dwarf star located just 40 light-years away, promises…

How a multi-lens telescope is changing astronomy

Macquarie’s Huntsman Telescope observing space during the day. Credit: Macquarie University Astronomers at Macquarie University have…