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Previously unnoticed black hole found after consuming a star
Researchers from Caltech and the University of Toronto have identified the second-ever tidal disruption event (TDE) using radio.
All of these tiny dots aren't glittering stars, they're something else
Each of these 25,000 tiny dots may appear to be stars in the night sky, but they aren't. They are something far more dangerous.
Hubble snaps a stunning photo of a nearby galaxy's star cluster
The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has captured a beautiful photo of the NGC 1755 star cluster, found in the Large Magellanic Cloud.
Record number of 'rogue planets' detected by astronomers
Researchers have identified a record number of nomadic 'rogue planets,' up to 170, which have no host star and wander the galaxy.
Radio signals detected from distant stars may indicate hidden planets
Radio astronomers have detected radio signals coming from distant stars, indicating that they should have unseen planets orbiting.
New type of binary star finally observed, confirms theories
A new type of binary star theorized about for years has finally been observed, filling in an important stellar missing link.
Watch how a black hole destroys stars in this supercomputer simulation
New research has simulated black holes to study their effect on approaching stars, which you can see in this newly released video.
Huge deposit of lithium found in a brown dwarf star, now to get there
Thirteen thousand times more lithium than exists on Earth has been found in a distant brown dwarf, but how can we get there?
Spectacular protostar formations spotted by the Hubble Space Telescope
As part of a survey of 312 protostars, the Hubble Space Telescope has produced stunning images of distant nebulae and new stars.
NASA spies on 'monster' star-forming region that looks like 'Godzilla'
Do you see the monster that is lurking within the image recently released by NASA JPL? It has piercing eyes that resemble Godzilla.
Hubble captures wild image of 'space pumpkin' with 'two glowing eyes'
NASA released an image taken by its Hubble Space Telescope of a 'space pumpkin' with 'two glowing eyes' and a crooked smile.
Mystery signals from distant stars detected, possible 'hidden planets'
Researchers have detected radio signals from distant Red Dwarf stars that are suggesting that hidden planets are orbiting them.
One-quarter of stars like our Sun end up eating their own planets
An international team of astronomers has published a study that suggests a quarter of Sunlike stars end up eating their planets.
Astronomers detect unprecedented collection of pulsating red giants
Astronomers have detected an unprecedented collection of pulsating Red Giants using NASA's 'TESS' exoplanet-hunting satellite.
Our universe is 'doomed to perish' in 'heat death', says top scientist
A cosmologist has explained why the universe is 'doomed to perish' in a 'heat death' where everything will become dark and empty.
Hubble just made everyone feel tiny with this incredible image
The Hubble Space Telescope has released an image that will make you feel extremely tiny and appreciate how giant galaxies are.
The most energetic light ever found detected, adding to a big mystery
Researchers detected the most energetic light that has ever been found, and it's more energetic than the Large Hadron Collider.
Hubble celebrates Mothers Day with image of space that 'raised' stars
Hubble is celebrating Mothers Day by showing off a region of space that has been responsible for raising millions of stars.
These are 15 rare images of planet-forming disks around stars
Astronomers have captured 15 rare images of planet-forming disks that are located hundreds of light years away.
Extragalactic stars found from Milky Way's galactic collision course
Astronomers have spotted new stars on the outskirts of our Milky Way galaxy.
US Mint might honor The Hubble Space Telescope with a dedicated coin
The Hubble Space Telescope might be getting its very own coin.
The Sun will eventually eat Earth, scientists give example
A new study on a dying star has given an example to the fate of our on Sun collapsing on itself.
NASA finds 7 Earth-sized planets that could sustain life
All of the seven planets could have liquid water, meaning there is a chance that some form of life might have developed on them.
Just in time for Halloween: NASA discovers pumpkin stars
The stars spin so fast they've been squashed into pumpkin-like shapes.
Explore the galaxy through this free NASA app
NASA release their "NASA's Eyes" application for free graphical space education.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson made James Cameron change one thing in the re-release of Titanic 3D
Astrophysicist made James Cameron update the the star field in Titanic to be correct, was incorrect