Scientists using data from the Kepler space telescope, estimated that there could be as many as 300 million potentially habitable planets in our galaxy.
This video zooms into a view of the center of our Milky Way galaxy, and ends on a new photo obtained by the Dark Energy
The featured spiral galaxy is labelled UGC 1810 by itself, but together with its collisional partner is known as Arp 273.
The Nobel Prize in Physics 2020 awarded to to Penrose, Genchel and Gez, pioneering in the research of black holes.
Astronomers discovered six galaxies trapped in the web of a supermassive black hole.
Scientists for the first time, precisely measure the total amount of matter in the universe, determining the mass of galaxy clusters. Two thirds is made
This is the Halo of Andromeda Galaxy (M31), the closest large spiral galaxy to our Milky Way.
The observable universe is a huge place that has been around for more than 13 billion years, containing up to two trillion galaxies.
Astronomers discover South Pole Wall, an enormous cosmic structure stretching 700 million light-years of space across, containing hundreds of thousands of galaxies.
Scientists studying a distant galaxy cluster have discovered the biggest explosion seen in the Universe since the Big Bang.