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Jul 03, 2017
Indian astronomers discover large number of extremely rare giant radio galaxiesAstronomers from India discovered a large number of extremely rare and the largest kind of galaxies called 'giant radio galaxies' (GRGs).
Jun 28, 2017
Astronomers discover two supermassive black holes in orbit around each otherThe finding may help scientists get a better understand of how gravitational waves are formed.
Jun 16, 2017
China launches space telescope to observe black holes, pulsars and gamma ray burstsThe 2.5-tonne Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT) was launched via a Long March-4B rocket from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in Gobi Desert.
Jun 14, 2017
NASA's SOFIA instrument observes cool dust around active galactic nucleiSOFIA is a telescope mounted on a modified Boeing 747SP jet, which flies above 99 percent of the water vapour in the Earth's atmosphere.
Jun 08, 2017
The detection of gravitational waves by LIGO is an opportunity to learn more about merging black holesBlack hole merger is literally a match made in heaven.
Jun 06, 2017
Black holes may be hidden by space dust: US National Optical Astronomy ObservatoryEnormous quantities of space dust in galaxies could play an important role in hiding the black holes they harbour at their centres.
May 22, 2017
Astronomers look back 13.8 billion years to create the largest ever map of the universeThe red dots are quasars, rings of glowing matter and energy with black holes at their centers, and the nearby galaxies are shown as yellow dots.
Apr 27, 2017
Nasa successfully launches a super balloon after seven failed attemptsA stadium-sized pressure balloon launched by NASA in New Zealand began collecting data in near space on Wednesday.
Apr 21, 2017
Indian scientists find a novel way to detect naked singularitiesA team of scientists from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) here has found novel ways to detect a bare or naked "singularity".
Apr 18, 2017
University of Utah have found two dwarf galaxies with supermassive black holesThe findings suggest that dwarfs may be remnants of massive galaxies that were ripped apart by larger galaxies.