galaxies

A giant stream found in Coma Berenices is a unique phenomenon – a millions of light years long current is an ideal world created artificially

Just recently, a group of astronomers discovered a huge stream of stars in space that flows between galaxies. You can…

4 months ago

Why the universe does not fit into science

Science can be compared to an artist painting what he has never seen, or to a writer describing other people's…

3 years ago

Study Reveals Six Galaxies Undergoing Sudden, Dramatic Transitions

Galaxies come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and brightnesses, ranging from humdrum ordinary galaxies to luminous active galaxies.…

5 years ago

Cluster Merger: Galaxy Clusters Caught in a First Kiss

For the first time, astronomers have found two giant clusters of galaxies that are just about to collide. This observation…

5 years ago

Origin Unknown: Study Says Blast Of Radio Waves Came From Outside Our Galaxy

On a graph, they look like detonations. Scientists call them "fast radio bursts," or FRBs: mysterious and strong pulses of…

9 years ago

First pictures from the £1bn time machine telescope reveal faraway galaxy forming stars at ‘breathtaking rate’

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, billions of stars were born. This picture  – one of…

11 years ago