Twelve years and 1,250 hours of exposure time spend Finnish photographer J-P Metsavainio to create this detailed project of the Milky Way.
The Kepler Telescope was built for one purpose: To look at a certain patch in the Milky Way in search of exoplanets.
This is the most precise 3D map of the Milky Way ever made, created from data collected by ESA’s Gaia observatory.
Astronomers report that they have observed fast radio bursts in the Milky Way, our own galaxy, for the first time.
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
Astronomers discover South Pole Wall, an enormous cosmic structure stretching 700 million light-years of space across, containing hundreds of thousands of galaxies.
In this website you can calculate the number of alien civilizations in the Milky Way Galaxy.
Astronomers have discovered evidence for thousands of black holes located near the center of our Milky Way galaxy.
There could be as many as six billion Earth-like planets in the Milky Way Galaxy, according to new estimates.