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NASA shares beautiful image of irregular dwarf galaxy 'NGC 4789A'

NASA shares beautiful image of irregular dwarf galaxy 'NGC 4789A'

The US space agency, NASA has released a beautiful image of NGC 4789A, a dwarf irregular galaxy in the constellation of Coma Berenices.

The Toucan and the Cluster – Spectacular Hubble view of NGC 299! (See pic)

The Toucan and the Cluster – Spectacular Hubble view of NGC 299! (See pic)

Hubble captured NGC 299, an open star cluster located within the Small Magellanic Cloud just under 200,000 light-years away. 

NASA says world's largest space telescope ready for launch

NASA says world's largest space telescope ready for launch

The James Webb Space Telescope will be launched on board an Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in October 2018, NASA said.

Universe not expanding at accelerating rate: Study

Universe not expanding at accelerating rate: Study

Challenging a standard cosmological concept, a team of researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist has found that the universe may not actually be expanding at an accelerating pace as was previously believed.

Galaxy Cassiopeia harbours an unusual resident – NASA's Hubble observes the cosmic beauty! - See pic

Galaxy Cassiopeia harbours an unusual resident – NASA's Hubble observes the cosmic beauty! - See pic

The image shows that, the galaxy is currently undergoing an immense burst of star formation.  

Truth unfurled: Universe contains 20 times more galaxies than thought

Truth unfurled: Universe contains 20 times more galaxies than thought

The study reveals that universe has a staggering two trillion galaxies, which makes the count 20 times more than previously thought, say researchers.

NASA's Hubble finds ten times more galaxies than previously thought

NASA's Hubble finds ten times more galaxies than previously thought

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and other observatories reveals that our universe contains 10 times more galaxies than previously thought.

NASA's Hubble peers into the center of spiral galaxy 'NGC 247'

NASA's Hubble peers into the center of spiral galaxy 'NGC 247'

The US space agency NASA has released an image of spiral galaxy known as NGC 247 that shows the central region of the galaxy.

Abell 2744 captured: 'Pandora's Cluster' as seen by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope! (See pic)

Abell 2744 captured: 'Pandora's Cluster' as seen by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope! (See pic)

The gravity of this galaxy cluster is strong enough that it acts as a lens to magnify images of more distant background galaxies. 

Hubble sees colorful ‘last hurrah’ of a sun-like star! (See pic)

Hubble sees colorful ‘last hurrah’ of a sun-like star! (See pic)

The image shows the colorful "last hurrah" of NGC 2440, which lies about 4,000 light-years from Earth in the direction of the constellation Puppis.

NASA's Hubble finds planet orbiting two stars

NASA's Hubble finds planet orbiting two stars

The US space agency NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has found a planet that orbits two stars in the system.

NASA's announcement of 'surprising activity' on Europa creates a frenzy among space enthusiasts!

NASA's announcement of 'surprising activity' on Europa creates a frenzy among space enthusiasts!

Mere minutes after the announcement was made, social media went into a tizzy speculating what those findings might be.

Hubble captures best view ever of a comet breaking apart

Hubble captures best view ever of a comet breaking apart

These observations provide insight into the volatile behaviour of comets as they approach the sun and begin to vaporise, unleashing powerful forces.

NASA's Hubble spots a lone, glowing lenticular galaxy! - See pic

NASA's Hubble spots a lone, glowing lenticular galaxy! - See pic

The image shows a lone source shining out brightly from the dark expanse of deep space, glowing softly against a picturesque backdrop of distant stars and colorful galaxies.

Hubble peers into stormy scenes of dark dust in Large Magellanic Cloud!

Hubble peers into stormy scenes of dark dust in Large Magellanic Cloud!

N159 is located over 160,000 light-years away. It resides just south of the Tarantula Nebula (heic1402), another massive star-forming complex within the LMC.

Glowing distant stars become Hubble's latest subject! - See pic

Glowing distant stars become Hubble's latest subject! - See pic

As per NASA, dwarf galaxies like NGC 5264 typically possess around a billion stars – just 1 percent of the number of stars found within the Milky Way. 

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope investigates stellar shrapnel!

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope investigates stellar shrapnel!

The US space agency NASA has released a picture of the aftermath of the energetic detonation of stellar shrapnel scattering across the sky.

A galaxy askew: NASA's Hubble delivers a queer image – a lopsided lynx! (See pic)

A galaxy askew: NASA's Hubble delivers a queer image – a lopsided lynx! (See pic)

Irregular galaxies like NGC 2337, although may not be the same as their symmetrical apiral and elliptical counterparts, still hold an importance for astronomers.

Stunning view of Cat's Eye Nebula from Hubble!(See pic)

Stunning view of Cat's Eye Nebula from Hubble!(See pic)

The Cat's Eye Nebula is one of the most complex planetary nebulae known.