New method to map cosmos in 3-D

Researchers have proposed a new method to calculate distances in the cosmos using mysterious bursts of energy.

New way proposed to help map 3D cosmos
New way proposed to help map 3D cosmos

A team of researchers have proposed a new way to chart the cosmos in 3-D.

Cosmos measured using 'real data' rather than theory for first time ever
Cosmos measured using 'real data' rather than theory for first time ever

Researchers has recently used real data rather than theory and calculations related to general relativity to measure the cosmos for the first time.

How galaxies evolve in the cosmic web
How galaxies evolve in the cosmic web

An international team of researchers discovered that thread-like "filaments" in the cosmic web play an important role in the evolution of galaxies like our Milky Way.

Aliens have already decided we`re stupid, says astrophysicist

Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson has said that alien contact, which is the next frontier - may have already come and gone.

Magnetic fingerprint of our galaxy revealed

Researchers have created a map using data from the Planck Space Telescope.

Ex-Cosmos star Pele still considers himself to be part of New York

Football legend Pele has said that he still considers himself a part of New York, although the Brazilian star might be seen cheering his native country in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Geckos in space: Novel robot takes a step to cosmos

A wall-crawling robot inspired by the gecko has taken a small but important step towards a future in space, scientists said on Thursday.

How exploding stars and black holes sowed early cosmos with iron

Astrophysicists by detecting an even distribution of iron throughout a massive galaxy cluster can reveal how exploding stars and black holes sowed the early cosmos with heavy elements.

Giant radio telescope reaches full power

A giant radio telescope in Chile has received the last piece of its 66-antenna array, marking the beginning of a new era of discoveries in deep space.

Hyper-black hole may have formed the universe

The universe was created from the debris ejected when a star collapsed into a black hole - a theory that can explain why the cosmos seems to be so uniform in all directions, scientists say.

Astrophotographers create cosmological masterpiece

Astrophotographer Robert Gendler has taken science data from the Hubble Space Telescope archive and combined it with his own ground-based observations to assemble a photo illustration of the magnificent spiral galaxy M106.

Russia to launch three military satellites

Russia will Tuesday launch three Cosmos series military-purpose satellites, the defence ministry said Monday.

Astronomers shed light on early stars in cosmos

After decades of scouring the universe, astronomers finally have found two immense clouds of gas that are pristine free of the metals fired out into the cosmos by stars.

Cosmos Symmetry suggests universe spun an axis

The shape of the Big Bang might be more complicated than previously thought, and that the early universe spun about an axis.

Cosmos 250 times bigger than visible universe

Scientists recently worked out the size of visible universe using data collected by Hubble Telescope.

Cosmos may provide clues to events before Big Bang

Experts say that cosmos may provide some clues into events that happened before the Big Bang.