Strange pulsing signals were detected in 234 stars out of the 2.5 million samples being observed by astronomers. The origin of the signals are still unknown and researchers are considering the possibility of an extra-terrestrial source.
Astronomers created a new detailed hydrogen map of the Milky Way galaxy.
Space aliens could be alerting humanity of their existence. Two astronomers claim that they have evidence to prove that extraterrestrial life is trying to communicate to Earth through strange messages from the stars.
Astronomers have recently detected a mysterious signal from a star system. Adding to the intrigue is that the powerful signal was detected despite its location of being 95-light years away from the earth. Is this a case of ET phoning home?
Amateur astronomers led a study to find out how many asteroids and meteors hit Jupiter each year. Initial findings revealed that a total of 6 to 7 impacts are experienced by the planet annually.
Happy 25th anniversary Hubble! As of April 24, it has been a whopping quarter of a century since the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) rocketed out of Earth's atmosphere to begin its mission of surveying the stars. Since then, it's had a hand in... well, just about any space research you can think of. Now, on the advent of this landmark anniversary, we take a look at what the Hubble has accomplished, and what the future has in store for it.
In a first, this week an international team of astronomers reported watching the birth of a multiple-star system in action, shedding light on the mysterious beginnings of star and planet formation.
New observations of the dwarf planet Makemake have revealed that it has no signs of atmosphere.