The Vela Supercluster is among the largest objects in the universe -- and it is speeding away from us.
A new faint dwarf satellite galaxy has been found lurking in the halo of the Milky Way. Could this discovery lead to the detection of others?
The European astronomers spotted a group of stars rotating faster than most other stars in the Milky Way.
Can the discovery of a new family of stars help scientists in solving the mystery of galaxy formation?
Scientists discovered a dozen of ancient stars at the heart of the Milky Way for the first time.
Are there something called habitable and inhabitable zones in the Milky Way? And, if yes, what are they.
ESA's Gaia spacecraft has helped in creating the most comprehensive map of the Milky Way to date.
The Milky Way has been widely studied by scientists and is still under a lot of study. After all these years of research, Astronomers have created the clearest 'age map' of the Milky Way, after identifying the ages of over 130,000 different stars.
The discovery of Terzan 5 could help astronomers unlock the mysteries of galaxy formation and the puzzled history of the Milky Way.
A supermassive black hole made a blazing hot part six million years ago that led to creating a huge bubble in the center of the Milky Way galaxy.
The Dragonfly 44, which is the "dark twin" of Milky Way, could help scientists in studying dark matter in detail.