Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 08:36
Astronomers said they have found a lonely planet outside the solar system floating alone in space and not orbiting a star.
Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 12:40
A team of astronomers may have discovered a new way through which they can map quasars - the energetic and luminous central regions which are often found in distant galaxies.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 11:18
Stargazers can get a glimpse of a one-time-only visitor- Comet PanSTARRS - in the dark western sky this week
Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 11:30
Comet Pan-Starrs, which is making a rare visit to the inner solar system in the middle of this week, and will fly past the sun, could pose danger to the eyes of astronomers, experts have warned.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 10:26
Using the Pan-STARRS telescope on Haleakala, astronomers have found a young-looking supernova on the outskirts of a bright elliptical galaxy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 09:10
Called Pan-STARRS, the comet passed within 100 million miles (160 million kilometers) of Earth on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 09:04
A comet with a glowing tail will make a once-in-a-lifetime appearance in the evening sky this month, experts have revealed.
Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 20:40
Earth had a near miss from an 150-foot asteroid that was detected only two weeks ago, it was revealed Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 28, 2010, 18:22
Pan-STARRS has found an asteroid that will come within 4 mn miles of Earth in mid-October.
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