Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 10:48
Scientists at NASA have come up with an interactive map of our galaxy, the Milky Way.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 16:15
A team of researchers has discovered the most distant examples of galaxies that were already mature and massive.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 10:43
Researchers have found that the Milky Way and Andromeda are encircled by twelve large galaxies arranged in a ring about 24-light-years across.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 13:23
Australian astronomers have discovered what makes some spiral galaxies fat and bulging while others flat discs - it`s all about how fast they spin.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 10:22
Researchers have claimed that gamma-ray photons observed from the center of the Milky Way Galaxy are consistent with the intriguing possibility of dark matter annihilation.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:05
Researchers at Niels Bohr Institute have detected a stream of stars in one of the Andromeda Galaxy`s outer satellite galaxies, a dwarf galaxy called Andromeda II.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 14:21
Astronomers for the first time have precisely measured the rotation rate of a galaxy based on the clock-like movement of its stars.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 10:07
Astronomers have found an old and distant galaxy that is believed to date back to a time when the universe was just 650 million years old, a fraction of its current age.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 11:24
Astronomers have discovered a river of hydrogen flowing through space and into a nearby galaxy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 11:49
A team of researchers have found a way to reconstruct the evolutionary history of our galaxy, the Milky Way, to a new level of detail.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 18:07
Astronomers have discovered a new class of `hypervelocity stars` - solitary stars moving fast enough to escape the gravitational grasp of the Milky Way galaxy.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 13:26
An astronomer from University of Hawaii at Manoa has obtained the first image that shows the structure of a normal galaxy in the early universe.
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