Tag "galaxy"

Astronomers Discover the Most Diffuse and Lowest Surface Brightness Galaxy Ever Seen

4 weeks ago

A ‘ghost’ also known as a low surface brightness dwarf galaxy has been unexpectedly detected by Astronomers on the outer edges of our own galaxy.

A Massive Elliptical Galaxy has Been Found to be an Avid Recycler

1 month ago

Approximately one billion light-years from Earth, a massive elliptical galaxy has been found to be an avid recycler, although not of plastic bottles. At its

New Research Confirms that Sagittarius A* is the Center Around Which the Entire Milky Way galaxy Rotates

1 month ago

For some time now experts believe there is a supermassive black hole situated at the center of our galaxy, called Sagittarius A*. Currently, scientists have

New Survey Finds a Star in Our Own Galaxy that’s 13.5 Billion Years Old

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Our Sun which sits in the center of our Solar System is believed to be just over 4.6 billion years old. Although that seems unfathomably

Scientists Have Identified the Corpse of a Galaxy that fell into the Milky Way Approximately 10 Billion Years Ago

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Scientists have now identified the corpse of a galaxy that fell into the Milky Way approximately 10 billion years ago in what was most likely

NASA Plans to Hunt for Technosignatures to Find Alien Life

3 months ago

When it comes to the hunt for advanced alien life NASA has a new plan: technosignatures. So what’s a technosignature? It’s a sign of technology

Unknown Sub-Structures to the Milky Way Found Due to Gaia Satellite Data

3 months ago

By analyzing data from the Gaia satellite, a team of researchers from the Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB, UB-IEEC) and

Here’s How the First Stars Formed

4 months ago

One of the most significant revelations in the past century of investigating the universe is that our home changes and evolves with time. Not just

The History of the Milky Way is Inscribed in the Elemental Composition of Stars

4 months ago

Did you know that the Milky Way galaxy has died once before? We are actually living in what is considered its second life. Calculations by

Britain to Increase the Number of Defence Personnel Working in the Space Sector

4 months ago

Gavin Alexander Williamson CBE, a British Conservative politician and Britain’s current Defence Minister, has recently announced that Britain will increase the number of defence personnel

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