The largest and most sensitive visible-light imaging survey of dusty debris disks around other stars point towards an unseen planetary system that could be quite chaotic, astronomers who did the survey using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope reported.
Researchers have claimed to have solved mysteries of one of the most fascinating nearby planetary systems now have been solved.
In a major breakthrough, scientists have solved a space mystery by discovering the origin of metals that contaminated collapsed stars.
Americans are enthusiastic about the promise of science but lack basic knowledge of it, with one in four unaware that the Earth revolves around the Sun, said a poll out Friday.
Astronomers have discovered that the least massive star of the Fomalhaut system, Fomalhaut C, hosts its own comet belt.
Astronomers have discovered one of the richest planetary systems - containing up to seven planets orbiting a Sun-like star - 127 light years from Earth.
Using NASA`s Kepler space telescope, an international team of astronomers have found a distant planetary system, which features multiple planets orbiting at a severe tilt to their host star.
Astronomers have autopsied a distant, broken apart planet and revealed signs of water and a rocky surface together for the first time, delighting scientists on the hunt for alien life.
Scientists have discovered a planetary system containing at least five planets, orbiting the Sun-like star HD 10180.
Day in Pics: 30th January
Showbiz World - January 30, 2015