Galactic fireworks: New ESO images reveal stunning features of nearby galaxies

IMAGE: This image integrates observations of the nearby galaxies NGC 1300, NGC 1087, NGC 3627 (top, from delegated right), NGC 4254 and NGC 4303 (bottom, from delegated right) taken… view... Read more »

New research suggests explosive volcanic activity on Venus

ITHACA, N.Y. – Traces of the gas phosphine indicate volcanic activity on Venus, according to new research from Cornell University. Last fall, researchers exposed that phosphine was discovered in... Read more »

New type of massive explosion explains mystery star

IMAGE: The star SMSS J200322.54-114203.3. (centre, with crosshairs) in the south-eastern corner of the constellation Aquila (the Eagle) near the border with Capricornus and Sagittarius. view more  Credit: Da Costa/SkyMapper... Read more »

A new type of gravitational wave detector to find tennis ballsized black holes

“Detecting primordial black holes opens up new perspectives to understand the origin of the Universe, because these still hypothetical black holes are supposed to have formed just a few... Read more »

Space scientists solve a decades-long gamma-ray burst puzzle

An worldwide group of scientists, led by astrophysicists from the University of Bath in the UK, has actually determined the electromagnetic field in a far-off Gamma-Ray Burst, validating for... Read more »

Star’s death will play a mean pinball with rhythmic planets

Astronomers from University of Warwick and University of Exeter designing the future of uncommon planetary system discovered a planetary system of planets that will ‘pinball’ off one another Today,... Read more »

Study reveals diverse magnetic fields in solar-type star-forming cores

IMAGE: Core-scale magnetic fields (red sectors) presumed utilizing high-resolution and delicate dust emission polarization observations utilizing JCMT. The Solar-type star forming cores fragmented out of B213 filament are revealed…. view... Read more »

Scientists find new insights into the elusive continuous waves from spinning neutron stars

Five years on from the very first discovery of gravitational waves, a global group of scientists, consisting of from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery (OzGrav),... Read more »

Webb’s golden mirror wings open one last time on earth

IMAGE: The procedure of releasing, moving, broadening and unfurling all of Webb’s lots of movable pieces after they have actually been exposed to a simulated launch is the very best... Read more »

Physicists describe new type of aurora

For centuries, people in the high latitudes have actually been enthralled by auroras—the northern and southern lights. Yet even after all that time, it appears the ethereal, dancing ribbons... Read more »