Milky Way

We were wrong-100 billion habitable Earth-like planets in our galaxy alone

Estimates by astronomers indicate that there could be more than 100 BILLION Earth-like worlds in the Milky Way that could…

5 years ago

Mysterious signals from space may be coming from a planet 22 light years away

Astronomers believe mysterious signals - previously dismissed as 'stellar bursts' - are coming from an Earth-like planet just 22 light…

8 years ago

Where are we in the universe?: Most detailed map yet released. Wow!

We know that the Earth and the solar system are located in the Milky Way galaxy. But how, exactly, does…

8 years ago

Mystery object appears near Milky Way’s monster black hole

A mystery object at the center of the galaxy has astronomers scratching their heads, and a new piece of information…

8 years ago

More puzzling radio bursts from deep space

Astronomers have detected very fast bursts of radio waves coming from deep in outer space and they don’t know the…

9 years ago

Astronomers find oldest potentially earth-like planet

Scientists have found a potentially habitable planet in our galactic back yard. It orbits a star that can be seen…

9 years ago

Universe is not expanding after all, scientists say

New evidence, based on detailed measurements of the size and brightness of hundreds of galaxies, indicates that the Universe is…

9 years ago

Kepler Space Telescope Finds Billions Of Earth Like Planets Near Earth

A recent study soon to be published in The Astrophysical Journal, based upon analysis of data taken from NASA’s Kepler…

9 years ago

The Great Attractor

From The Daily Galaxy “The Great Attractor”– Is Something Pulling Our Region of the Universe Towards a Colossal Unseen Mass?…

9 years ago

Is dark matter hiding a ‘mirror world’?

Researchers believe mysterious material could contain its own alternate world - complete with shadow Milky Way Researchers say dark matter…

10 years ago

Astronomers spot biggest structure in the universe

Astronomers on Friday said they had observed the largest structure yet seen in the cosmos, a cluster of galaxies from…

10 years ago

The Known Universe

The Known Universe takes viewers from the Himalayas through our atmosphere and the inky black of space to the afterglow…

10 years ago

Scientists Find The Biggest Black Hole Ever

The biggest black hole blast ever found blasts out 400 solar masses of material per year, and is five times…

10 years ago