About 200 to 400 million years after the Big Bang created the universe, the first stars began to appear. Ordinarily stars lying at such a great distance in space and time would be out of reach
For the first time, astronomers have witnessed the birth of a colossal cluster of galaxies. Their observations reveal at least 14 galaxies packed into an area only four times the diameter of the Milky Way's galactic disk
Passing away of Prof. Stephan Hawking has once again drawn peopleâ€™s attention towards Black Holes as the topic was not only very dear to this scientist but he has given many theories on these astronomical mysterious objects
Planets around the faint red star TRAPPIST-1, just 40 light-years from Earth, were first detected by the TRAPPIST-South telescope at ESO's La Silla Observatory in 2016.
A University of Oklahoma astrophysics team has discovered for the first time a population of planets beyond the Milky Way galaxy. Using microlensing an astronomical phenomenon
The hottest point on a gaseous planet near a distant star isn't where astrophysicists expected it to be a discovery that challenges scientists' understanding
Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has launched its 100th satellite by creating history. Satellite name of PSLV series is cartosat-2. This satellite is also known as 'I in the Sky',
In a recent discovery, scientists have found the oldest evidence of a supernova in human history carved on a 5000-year-old stone.
When searching for life, scientists first look for an element key to sustaining it: fresh water. Although today's Martian surface is barren, frozen and inhabitable, a trail of evidence points
Twice as big as Earth, the super-Earth 55 Cancri e was thought to have lava flows on its surface. The planet is so close to its star, the same side of the planet always faces the star, such that the planet