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