Tagged With Stars

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

An asteroid will block the sky's brightest star tonight, and astronomers need your help seeing it

11 times celebrities were starstruck by other famous people

Australian scientists have discovered a warped and twisted disc of young, massive stars at the edge of the Milky Way

22 of the best photos of stars, galaxies, and space taken this year

Meet the 26-year-old jeweller making it big hawking custom bling to celebrities on Instagram

NASA came up with 21 new constellations — including Albert Einstein, Godzilla, and the Starship Enterprise

The biggest meteorites in history that have plummeted to Earth and survived

See stunning nighttime vistas from the US's first gold-tier 'Dark Sky' star-gazing reserve

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

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

What living on Earth would be like without the moon

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

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

We just sent a signal to make contact with aliens on a distant 'Super Earth' -- here's what we said

Astronomers may have seen the first 'alien' space rock from beyond our solar system -- but some have doubts

17 ex-celebrities who ended up with completely different careers

The whole universe fits in one image with a special trick of maths

Scientists have found the hottest planet in the universe

Astronomers solved the 22-year-long mystery behind the coldest place in the universe