Tagged With Milky Way Galaxy

An ancient super-Earth offers an unexpected clue that life in our galaxy could be older than scientists thought


An experiment that reaches across our galaxy has detected the first signs of a possible 'sea' of ripples in space-time


Astronomers spotted a galaxy dying after a major collision. It's bleeding out 10,000 suns' worth of gas each year.



15 stunning photos of the Milky Way galaxy that will make you feel small


Astronomers found the closest black hole to Earth — and there could be millions more like it


The supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy suddenly lit up brighter than scientists had ever seen, and nobody knows why



A new 3D map of the Milky Way reveals our galaxy's warped shape in unprecedented detail


Humans are about to see the first-ever photo of a 'supermassive' black hole. Here's what we hope to discover.


A 'mind-boggling' telescope find has revealed the point of no return for our galaxy's monster black hole


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