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Mar 13, 2018
Astronomers use NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to unearth a 'relic galaxy' in the Milky Way's backyardThe findings, published in the journal Nature, showed that the relic galaxy has twice as many stars as our Milky Way,
Mar 03, 2018
Astronomers detect for first time light coming from the very first stars of our universeFirst stars rich in hydrogen were massive, tens and thousands time massive than our Sun. Massive stars live fast and burn out fast.
Feb 15, 2018
Astronomers discover that the Andromeda galaxy is roughly the same size as the Milky WayAstronomers found the weight of the Andromeda is 800 billion times heavier than the Sun, on par with the Milky Way.
Feb 06, 2018
Scientists discover planets which are beyond the Milky Way galaxy using microlensing techniqueThe planet population, ranging from the size of the Moon to the size of Jupiter, were spotted in a galaxy beyond Milky Way.
Jan 09, 2018
A 5,000 year old carving of what could be a supernova has been unearthed in KashmirThe figure shows two bright objects in the sky with rays of light coming out of them and a hunter spearing an animal below the first object.
Jan 05, 2018
Astronomers discover an 'astonishing' overabundance of massive stars in a neighbouring galaxyMassive stars are particularly important for astronomers because of their enormous influence on their surroundings (known as their 'feedback').
Nov 29, 2017
Astronomers spot 11 protostars three light years away from the Milky Way GalaxyThe ALMA data also suggest that these protostars are about 6,000 years old.
Nov 14, 2017
Gravitational waves emitted from supermassive black hole binary could be detected in 10 yearsIt has been observed that the bigger a galaxy, the size of the black hole increases. Thus the merger of the blackholes happens for a short time.
Oct 31, 2017
Colliding black holes could be lurking at the outskirts of spiral galaxies like the Milky WayThe outskirts of spiral galaxies like our own could be crowded with colliding black holes of massive proportions claims the study.
Sep 24, 2017
Astrophotography 101 Part 3: A Basic Guide to dSLR Wide Field ShootingDepending on the area you live in, you may need to venture out to a dark site if there is too much light pollution in your area.