Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 10:35
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured a vivid image of spiral galaxy Messier 77 -- a galaxy in the constellation of Cetus, some 45 million light-years away from us.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 12:59
Astronomers has taken an important step closer to finding the birth certificate of a star that`s been around for a very long time, thanks to NASA`s Hubble Space Telescope.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 10:22
Astronomers have improved the measurement of the distance to our nearest neighboring galaxy and, in the process, refine an astronomical calculation that helps measure the expansion of the universe.
Last Updated: Friday, February 22, 2013, 20:09
Astronomers using NASA`s Hubble Space Telescope have uncovered tantalising evidence for the possible existence of a shell of stars that are a relic of the Milky Way`s past cannibalism of other galaxies.
Last Updated: Friday, February 22, 2013, 10:00
These stars support the idea that the Milky Way grew, in part, through the accretion of smaller galaxies.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 16:05
When it comes to stars in young star clusters the dynamics in these crowded environments cannot be simply explained by the pull of gravity, researchers have found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 19:01
Combination of data from NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and observations by amateur astronomers has produced one of the best images yet of nearby spiral galaxy Messier 106.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 09, 2013, 19:54
Newly released NASA Hubble Space Telescope images of a vast debris disk encircling the nearby star Fomalhaut and a mysterious planet circling it.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 09, 2013, 19:52
Astronomers using NASA`s Spitzer and Hubble space telescopes have probed the stormy atmosphere of a brown dwarf, creating the most detailed "weather map" yet for this class of cool, star-like orbs.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 15:17
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope produced a beautiful image of the spiral galaxy IC 2233, one of the flattest galaxies known, the US space agency said.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 17:25
Earlier this year, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope spotted an overabundance of dark matter in the heart of the merging galaxy cluster Abell 520.
Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 20:55
Astronomers claim to have spotted a new loose spiral galaxy filled with gas and dust, using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.
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