Black holes' ferocious winds 'restrict' growth of galaxies
Black holes' ferocious winds 'restrict' growth of galaxies

A new research has revealed that black holes' intense winds stunt the galaxies' growth and prevent new stars from forming.

NASA scientist receives top astrophysics prize

Fiona Harrison, the principal investigator of NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array mission (NuSTAR), has been awarded the top prize in high-energy astrophysics.

NASA captures colourful solar portrait
NASA captures colourful solar portrait

NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has taken its first picture of the Sun, producing the most sensitive and colourful solar portrait ever taken in high-energy X-rays.

Dead star 10 mn times brighter than Sun discovered

Using NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR), astronomers have found a pulsating, dead star beaming with the energy of about 10 million Suns.

Jupiter`s Moon shaped same way as Earth`s surface: Study

A new laboratory model suggested that the ridges and troughs shaped on the surface of Jupiter`s icy moon Ganymede were formed the same way as Earth`s tectonic process.

NASA`s NuSTAR reveals mystery of how stars explode

Astronomers - with the help of NASA`s, high-energy X-ray observatory,NuSTAR - have finally unravelled one of the biggest mysteries in astronomy, of how stars blow up in supernova explosions.

Nasa telescope clicks `Hand of God`

NASA`s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR, has showcased the telescope`s talent with an image showing the energized remains of a dead star, a structure nicknamed the "Hand of God" after its resemblance to a hand.

NASA`s NuSTAR spacecraft detects 10 supermassive black holes

NASA`s new black-hole-hunter spacecraft - NuSTAR - has detected its first 10 supermassive black holes, lying at the hearts of distant galaxies between 0.3 and 11.4 billion light-years from Earth.

NASA telescope captures flare from black hole

NASA’s newest set of X-ray eyes in the sky, the NuSTAR, has caught its first look at the giant black hole parked at the centre of our galaxy.

NASA launches NuSTAR black hole hunting telescope into space

NuSTAR will be using a unique set of eyes to see the highest energy X-ray light from the cosmos.