Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 12:50
A retired teacher Bruce Mellin has clicked new pictures of comet ISON with the help of MicroObservatory`s "Donald" telescope in Arizona.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 10:16
Astronomers have taken the first-ever image of a snow line in an infant solar system.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 11:47
Astronomers have found two planets smaller than Neptune orbiting Sun-like stars 3,000 light-years from Earth, in the star cluster NGC 6811.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 10:39
The Cat`s Paw Nebula, otherwise known as NGC 6334, is forming stars at a more rapid pace than the Orion Nebula, one of the closest stellar nurseries to Earth, according to astronomers.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 10:37
A new research has suggested that our Sun was both active and "feisty" in its infancy, growing in fits and starts while burping out bursts of X-rays.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 12:42
The outer reaches of a `supermassive` black hole, more than two million miles across, or eight times the earth-moon distance, is spinning at nearly the speed of light.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 13:50
Researchers studying Earth-like planets orbiting white dwarf stars have concluded that dying stars could host planets with life-and if such life exists, they might be able to detect it within the next decade.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 12:30
Astronomers believe that Earth-like planets could be all around us, and some may even harbour life that would be much older and more evolved than on Earth.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 10, 2013, 09:04
Astronomers have identified a new structure in the Milky Way - a long tendril of dust and gas that they are calling a "bone."
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