The Hubble Space Telescope captured images of a dead disk galaxy, which challenges previously held theories about the evolution of galaxies.
Scientists have discovered a new cluster of stars that could provide more insights on how the Milky Way galaxy had evolved.
Astronomers created a new detailed hydrogen map of the Milky Way galaxy.
For the first time, remains of Milky Way's ancient heart were discovered. The European Space Observatory (ESO) and its VISTA telescope discovered remains of an ancient star type called RR Lyrae.
NASA’s SOFIA observatory has detected collapsing interstellar clouds that are about to become new stars larger than the Sun.
Our Milky Way is actually on par with the Andromeda Galaxy.
ESA's Gaia telescope is about to complete the most accurate 3D map of the galaxy with 1.1 billion stars.
Scientists have come up with a clearer picture of the Milky Way galaxy, and it shows how the galaxy was formed 13 billion years ago.
Astronomers discover two distinct types of star in the stellay cluster Terzan 5 that have an age-gap about 7 billion years.
NASA is studying a peculiar star that appears to be both an old and a young star.
A dark twin of the Milky Way galaxy was discovered, mostly composed of dark matter.
ESA's Planck satellite captured a "sprite-like" dusty filaments in the sky known as the Polaris Flare.
A young massive star that is almost 30 times bigger than the Sun was discovered by astronomers in the outskirt of a nebula.
Images of an irregular galaxy with a strange, lopsided shape was captured by NASA’s Hubble Telescope
Young stars are mysteriously disappearing from the Milky Way, according to recent reports. While there are an abundance of old stars, young stars called Cepheid Variable stars found at the center of the Milky Way galaxy have gone missing.