Low-frequency waves help astronomers click faraway galaxy

A team of astronomers has taken the most sensitive image of a galaxy 30 million light years away via a radio telescope with frequencies just above those of commercial FM radio stations.

First LOFAR observations of the "Whirlpool Galaxy" made by European astronomers

Using a radio telescope with frequencies just above those of commercial FM radio stations, a European team of astronomers has obtained the most sensitive image of a galaxy below 1 GHz.

Final moments of star caught before it explodes

Planetary scientists claim to have for the first time captured the final moments before a star is about to explode, after scanning 25 galaxies.