The first galaxies of the universe not only lit up its dark ages but will also help astronomers throw light on the evolution of the primordial universe from being opaque to transparent.
The Hubble space telescope recently captured the image of a nearby elongated galaxy which looks like a skyrocket firework.
A new project called DESI, whose prototype is going to be tested soon, will create a detailed 3D map of the Universe.
See the deepest image of a galaxy captured from the Earth's surface.
An intergalactic gas cloud was seen raining in on a supermassive black hole at the core of a giant galaxy that is one billion light years away from the Earth.
The universe is expanding rapidly based on the precise measurement obtained by astronomers.
A new study suggests that the mass of the Milky Way is equivalent to that of 700 billion stars.
Scientists have detected and confirmed the faintest early-universe galaxy ever, using the W. M. Keck Observatory on the summit on Mauna Kea in Hawaii.
NASA just launched its super pressure balloon on a recent test flight around the world.
Scientists have recently discovered that a dwarf galaxy which is poor in metal content can be used to test the Big Bang Theory.
A new observation by scientists shows that distant glowing dust normally hides multiple galaxies, not just one.