Scientists have spotted a few ancient clusters hidden behind younger stars and are understanding the beginnings of our galaxy.
ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) has captured the aftermath images of a cosmic collision that occurred 360 million years ago.
Astronomers have discovered the most tenuous molecular gas ever observed.
A team of astronomers have spotted several monstrous baby galaxies with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA). These galaxies are in the midst of high levels of dark matter and they are approximately 11.5 billion light-years away.
For the first time ever, astronomers have detected magnetic fields just outside the event horizon of the black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.
ESO astronomers have discovered a giant, dying star that is releasing massive amounts of gas and dust as it approaches the final stages of its life.
NASA has spotted one of the most energetic pulsars ever to be seen outside our Milky Way galaxy.
Astronomers have spotted the most distant object yet in our solar system.
A team of researchers from the Australian National University have discovered some of the oldest stars near Milky Way center. The researchers made the discovery using the ANU SkyMapper telescope.
The Hubble Space Telescope has uncovered a bit more about the early stages of our galaxy's construction. They've found the fading cinders of some of our galaxy's earliest homesteaders.
Researchers found a new component in the Milky Way. The component was unknown to researchers until now, since it was hidden behind thick clouds of dust, according to the researchers.