Starlight

Truth unfolded: Starlight – the key driving force behind all forms of life!

Truth unfolded: Starlight – the key driving force behind all forms of life!

Ultraviolet light from stars drives the formation of chemicals that are precursors to chemicals that we need to make life.

Oct 13, 2016, 19:26 PM IST

Cosmic `fog` from ancient starlight measured

Astronomers using data from NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have made the most accurate measurement of starlight in the universe.

Nov 02, 2012, 15:02 PM IST

Ultraviolet starlight key to making water in space

Herschel infrared space observatory has discovered the key ingredient for making water in space.

Sep 03, 2010, 13:41 PM IST

We have a `right to starlight`, astronomers say

The public`s "right to starlight" is steadily being eroded by urban illumination that is the bane of astronomers everywhere, the International Astronomical Union said.

Aug 16, 2009, 09:44 AM IST