Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 16:04
Several dwarf galaxies that `dance` throughout the universe in arranged disc-shaped orbits around larger ones makes it more difficult to understand how the universe was formed and evolved, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 18:36
Astronomers in the US have discovered seven new dwarf galaxies using a new `homemade` telescope.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 09:31
Researchers using NASA`s Hubble Space Telescope have claimed that dwarf galaxies are responsible for forming a large proportion of the universe`s stars.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 14:15
Astrophysicists have revealed that the accepted model of universe is flawed as the dwarf galaxies that orbit the Milky Way and the Andromeda galaxies does not fit in it.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 14:52
Astronomers believe that they have found the answers to a 20-year debate over how dark matter is distributed in small galaxies.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 16:03
A modified law of gravity was correctly able to predict, before observations were made, the average speed of stars within a galaxy relative to each other in 10 dwarf satellite galaxies of Andromeda.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 03, 2013, 19:08
Galaxies and matter in the universe clump in an intricate network of filaments and voids, known as the cosmic web.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 03, 2012, 13:18
Nearly 80 percent of the matter in the universe is invisible to telescopes, yet its gravitational influence is manifest in the orbital speeds of stars around galaxies.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 20, 2011, 12:26
UCDs which are mysterious objects characterized by high stellar population counts, are actually very massive clusters of bright stars, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 13:39
The Sagittarius dwarf galaxy used to be one of the brightest of the Milky Way satellites.
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