Magellanic Clouds

New stars being born at our galaxy`s edge

According to a thrilling research, gas from another galaxy is hitting our own, triggering the birth of bright new stars and adding fresh lustre to the Milky Way.

Apr 06, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

Spectacular Stellar collisions won`t happen for billions of years from now

Astrophysicists from the Astronomical Observatory of the Faculty of Physics at University of Warsaw have found that Stellar collisions between the remains of monstrous stars will not occur until billions of years from now.

Jul 12, 2013, 11:10 AM IST

Two galaxy systems similar to Milky Way found!

Scientists have found the first group of galaxies that is just like ours, a rare sight in the local universe.

Aug 24, 2012, 12:35 PM IST