Black holes, the enigmatic space objects that lurk at the center of all large galaxies, have always been surrounded with mystery. Scientists and space enthusiasts are constantly coming up with new research
It’s just water and ice. And maybe a few rocks. Despite their unremarkable make-up, Saturn’s rings are an iconic sight and have been since the late 1970s when first Pioneer 11, then Voyagers 1 and 2, the
László Francsics from Hungary with Into the Shadow, the Winner and Overall Winner. From aurora and eclipses to planets and distant galaxies, the winning images from this year’s Insight Investment Astronomy
Scientists have discovered two massive “radio bubbles,” mysterious gaseous structures that emit radio waves, at the center of the Milky Way. Extending hundreds of light years above and below the galactic
(CNN) — A pair of towering, hourglass-like balloons have been discovered at the heart of our home galaxy, the Milky Way, according to a new study. They are some of the largest features ever observed the
It is of uncommon knowledge that China has built the world’s biggest and most sensitive radio telescope and the Chinese government has been having trouble filling in the position, given how remote the
So in the middle of the 20th century, after we first invented radio telescopes, we found all sorts of surprises. It turns out that the universe is pretty loud, full of all kinds of interesting radio sources.
From “Earthrise” to “Blue Marble,” here are some of the finest out-of-this-world photographs of Earth. Sixty years ago on Aug. 7, 1959, the Explorer 6 satellite sent back crude TV images of Earth from