Tagged With Astronomy

An astronomer's stunning photo of the Milky Way shows our galaxy through a crystal ball

All stars in the universe may form in pairs -- but we can't find the sun's missing 'Nemesis'

This astronomer's poem beautifully explains the monumental discovery of 7 Earth-sized planets

The fastest-growing black hole in the universe eats a sun every 48 hours - and Australian astronomers have found it

Scientists just published the best map of our galaxy ever created -- and it pins down the location of 1.7 billion stars

The 2018 vernal equinox has arrived -- here's what it is and how it works

Amateur astronomers discovered a new type of aurora that you can see much farther south -- and they named it 'Steve'

A 'Worm Moon' is coming this weekend -- here's what to expect

When you buy a star, the name you give it isn't officially recognised -- here's why

An amateur astronomer has caught the first photos of a star exploding

Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster will eventually crash in space -- and scientists think they know where and by when

These new photos from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft were captured farther from Earth than any image ever taken

Astronomers have recorded telescope footage of Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster flying through deep space

How and when to watch Wednesday's 'super blue blood moon'

A 'potentially hazardous' asteroid bigger than Earth's tallest skyscraper is about to fly near our planet

A "super blue blood moon" is coming January 31 -- here's what that means

Evidence of an 'alien megastructure' 1,300 light-years from Earth is rapidly turning to dust

How to watch the Quadrantids tonight -- the first major meteor shower of 2018

The most mind-blowing space and astronomy pictures of 2017

An alien hunter explains why extraterrestrial visitors are unlikely -- despite the US government's UFO evidence