Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 10:53
X-rays streaming towards Earth from the region near a neutron star that is cannibalizing its companion star are the youngest "X-ray binary" yet known, according to scientists.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 10:23
Syrian rebels, including jihadist groups, have captured the historic Christian town of Maalula north of Damascus, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 01:02
The toll in 33 months of Syria`s brutal conflict has left nearly 126,000 people dead, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 16:40
NASA has released a GIF image of comet ISON’s momentous brush with the Sun on Thanksgiving Day.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 10:23
A smaller, paler version of Comet ISON may have survived incineration in the sun`s corona and may be brightening, scientists said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 22:36
Comet ISON may not have broken apart and evaporated in the fierce heat and crushing gravity of the sun before or during a close flyby Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 11:22
Comet ISON appears to have flown too close to the surface of the sun Thursday and vanished as it circled the fiery surface, astronomers said.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 19:25
Large Magellanic Cloud, which is one of our closest galactic neighbours located only about 160 000 light-years from us, is actively forming new stars in regions that are so bright that some can even be seen from Earth with the naked eye.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 16:43
Images of comets ISON and 2P/Encke on their journey through the solar system have been released by the US space agency.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 11:59
One or more fragments could have gotten detached from comet ISON in the past days, as two wing-shaped features in the comet`s atmosphere suggest.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 00:45
Our sun`s vast magnetic field is about to flip upside down which will affect the entire solar system, says NASA.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 19:42
NASA`s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured Sun emitting an X1.1 class flare in the early hours last Sunday.
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