Universe

Researchers one step closer to finding why there's more matter than antimatter in universe

Researchers believe that their latest successful experiment holds the key to why there is an abundance of matter over antimatter in the universe.

Apr 10, 2015, 13:40 PM IST

Fossils of million stars may help unravel formation, evolution of galaxies

Researchers have revealed that Archaeology of millions of stars may help in unraveling galaxies' evolution and formation.

Apr 09, 2015, 14:33 PM IST

These ancient stars may not be as lonely as previously believed

A new study has revealed that the ancient RR Lyrae stars may not be as lonely as previously thought.

Apr 02, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Earth-like 'Star Wars' Tatooines planets may exist in universe

A new study has revealed that the earth-like ' Star Wars' Tatooines planets with two sun may exist in the universe.

Mar 31, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

New instrument to hunt for aliens using infrared light

Could aliens be transmitting infrared beacons? If so a new instrument can detect them!

Mar 29, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

This galaxy helps unveiling history of universe

A new study has provided a deeper into the history of the universe, it has been revealed.

Mar 24, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Universe's most energetic phenomena to be studied

HAWC Observatory is going to study the universe's most energetic phenomena.

Mar 21, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

New data helps astronomers unravel mystery of Dark Matter's nature

A study has provided a deeper insight into the nature of the Dark Matter, which amounts to more than 80 percent of the universe, according to the indirect evidence provided by its gravitational effects.

Mar 04, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

Dust-filled galaxy from early universe discovered

Debunking earlier theories that earliest galaxies had no dust but gas, an international team of astronomers has discovered a dust-filled galaxy from the very early universe.

Mar 03, 2015, 11:58 AM IST

Ancient galaxy sheds light on dust as starmaker

One of the oldest galaxies ever observed has revealed that dust played a vital role in the infancy of the Universe, astronomers reported on Monday.

Mar 03, 2015, 01:13 AM IST

Black hole collisions shed light on most energetic event in universe for first time ever

Black hole collisions has provided a deeper insight into the most energetic event in universe, the merging of two spinning, orbiting black holes into a much larger black hole, for first time ever.

Mar 02, 2015, 21:49 PM IST

Monstrous black hole sheds new light on evolution

A black hole, 12 billion times as massive as the Sun that grew to gargantuan size in the universe's first billion years, is by far the largest yet spotted from such an early date, researchers said.

Feb 26, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

New insight into origin of matter in the universe

Physicists from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) are offering a possible solution to the mystery of the origin of matter in the universe.

Feb 26, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

Possible solution to mystery of origin of matter in universe

A new research has offered a possible solution to the mystery of the origin of matter in the universe.

Feb 25, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

Searching for Susy: Collider to push physics frontier

Excitement is mounting at the world`s largest proton smasher, where scientists are close to launching a superpowered hunt for particles that may change our understanding of the Universe.

Feb 18, 2015, 10:23 AM IST

CERN's Large Hadron Collider hopes for a super 'restart' by March 2015

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN will restart for its second 3-year run in March 2015 that will see the world's most powerful particle accelerator double its collisional energy.

Feb 15, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

No Big Bang? New theory suggests Universe always existed

Even as the debate about the origins of life and the Universe continues creating puzzles among humankind, a new theory now suggests that Big Bang never happened and our cosmos may have no beginning and no end.

Feb 11, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Stephen Hawking warns scientists against seeking contact with aliens

Physicist Stephen Hawking has warned the scientists against beaming messages into the universe and showing our presence as it could turn out to be catastrophic. 

Feb 09, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

New proposed particle may help detect dark matter

 Researchers have proposed a new fundamental particle which could explain why no one has managed to detect the elusive 'dark matter' that makes up 85 per cent of the universe's mass.

Feb 01, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Universe is a 'complexity machine'

Researchers have recently revealed that the universe is a kind of "complexity machine."

Jan 26, 2015, 18:28 PM IST