milky way galaxy
As a child I was always fascinated with astronomy, the stars, planets, and galaxies.
Tweeting astronomers are a step closer to understanding the origin of our home galaxy.
The Herschel Space Observatory offers an unprecedented look at our galactic home.
This elusive galaxy sits only 280,000 light-years from Earth.
Astronomers take an unprecedented, x-ray view of the black hole in the center of the Milky Way.
The new research was published online in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society on May 20, 2015. But now, with
The new research--published March 11 in The Astrophysical Journal--was based on a careful analysis of data from the Sloan
Subsequent research showed that something in interstellar space was absorbing the missing wavelengths before they reached
"We don't know of any other way you could make a black hole so big in an object this small," Seth said in the statement. Seth
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