Milky Way

A team of scientists monitored the Milky Way galaxy's center to test Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
Strange bursts are coming from 3 billion light years away.
Like a galactic GPS, better dust maps will help astronomers peer more clearly into deep space.
Thousands of civilizations could be flying on interstellar sails.
"Now we have to figure out why it happens," a Berkeley researcher says.
The new map of our home galaxy reveals fine details in the spaces between stars.
Dragonfly 44 could help solve one of nature's biggest mysteries.
Industry workshops will be offered with the intent of connecting artists with promoters from all over the Midwestern markets
It's one of the best places in the world to see the galaxy.
What would Van Gogh’s "Starry Night" look like if he lived today?
The vast majority of our galaxy is undetectable, but that didn't stop these researchers from devising a novel way to measure it.