30 Doradus

Massive stars are abundant in nearby galaxy than thought

Massive stars are abundant in nearby galaxy than thought

Until recently, the existence of stars up to 200 solar masses was highly disputed, and the study shows that a maximum birth mass of stars of 200-300 solar masses appears likely.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:31 PM IST

NASA Hubble spots star clusters on collision course

Astronomers have caught two clusters full of massive stars that may be in the early stages of merging.

Aug 17, 2012, 19:10 PM IST

NASA releases image of star-forming region

NASA and the Space Telescope Science Institute have released a new image of 30 Doradus in celebration of Hubble Space Telescope’s 22nd anniversary.

Apr 18, 2012, 14:08 PM IST