Eta Carinae, one of the galaxy's most dazzling stellar objects, exploded in a massive blast 170 years ago. The cause of the blast remain largely a mystery, but in a new study, scientists find clues of the 1840s explosion.
NASA revealed what their new Parker Solar Probe is for. The mission is designed to study space weather and answer mysteries shrouding the center of the solar system.
The star N6946-BH1 dies as a failed supernova leaving behind a black hole.
An exploding star gets split into four images due to a passing galaxy.
Scientists just released in public the largest digital survey of the universe, which they put together for four years. The survey was conducted by the scientists at the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy, under the Pan-STARRS (Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System) project.
Scientists have identified a young star that is dimming. According to reports, the young star known as RIK-210, which lies roughly 472 light-years from Earth.
An international team of scientists is trying to take a peak on what will happen to Earth five billion years from now by looking at a 10-billion-year old star with the help of one of the most powerful radio telescopes in the world.
Matthews explained the Magi - Zoroastrian priests of ancient Babylon and Mesopotamia - might have seen this alignment and signified to them that there was a newborn ruler in Judea
NASA SDO captured an image of the Sun that interesting shows a smiling face complete with mouth, eyes and facial bone structures similar to that of a smiling guy.
Scientists have discovered a new cluster of stars that could provide more insights on how the Milky Way galaxy had evolved.
The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has formalized the first set of 227 new star names.
Data from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile provides first direct glimpse of the development of a multiple-star system.
The most basic molecule required to create an organism could have originated from infrared light emissions from young stars also called "starlight."