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Astronomers find the biggest neutron star to date, 2.7x the Sun's mass
Astronomers have stumbled across the biggest neutron star we have found to date, it's 4,600 light years away.
Some exoplanets could be better suited to harbor life than Earth
Astronomers have determined several exoplanets that could be better suited for life than Earth.
3 Earth-sized planets found, only 12 light-years away & possible water
Astronomers have found 3 Earth-sized planets, and they aren't even that far away.
Astronomers teach an AI to find cosmic collisions and ancient galaxies
Scientists have managed to teach an AI to distinguish between cosmic level collisions and just bright galaxies.
A black hole the size of our entire solar system discovered
A black hole with 40 billion times the mass of our Sun has been spotted using the Very Large Telescope.
Meteor SMASHES into Jupiter, so big we saw it from Earth
A meteor has smashed into Jupiter and the explosion was so big it was viewed from Earth.
39 ancient galaxies found, base universe knowledge shaken
Astronomers have found some ancient galaxies that could shed some light on the dark matter phenomenon.
Closest Supermoon in 68 years rocks the sky this month
The full Moon won't come this close to Earth again until November 25, 2034.
Jupiter's Great Red Spot is shrinking after 100 years of domination
For more than 100 years now The Great Red Spot has dominated Jupiter, but now the massive storm is shrinking and scientist are not sure why.
Bright super nova appears in M82, 12 million light years from earth
12 million years a go, a star in M82 decided it was time to go super nova, and we are now just beginning to see the light show.
Comet ISON is no more, new images show that it has fizzled out
Comet ISON did in fact vaporize when it passed through the Sun's coronasphere.
Comet ISON partially survives its close encounter with the sun
Comet ISON plunges into the outter reaches of the sun and partially survives.
SpaceTT: Saturn, Venus and the Moon to appear side by side tonight
Tonight Saturn and Venus will appear in conjunction with a crescent moon! Head outside and check out this rare occurrence.
ScienceFriday: NASA ends efforts to repair Kepler Space Telescope
NASA calls time of death on Kepler Space Telescope, ends all efforts to resuscitate the eye in the sky.
Perseid Meteor Shower set to dazzle stargazers on August 11
2013 Perseid meteor shower poised to be best of the year.
SpaceTT: Finnish astrophotographer's animated GIF images of Elephants Trunk Nebula are mesmerizing
Check out these stunning animated GIF images of Elephants Trunk Nebula.
SpaceTT: Comet ISON comes into view in new NASA image, could prove to be largest comet ever seen
NASA shows of image of Comet ISON, most likely the largest comet seen in recorded history.