A team of astronomers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the University of British Columbia (UBC), the Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics and the University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) using Canadian space telescope MOST (Microvariability & Oscillations of Stars) has found a new exoplanet.
Astronomers from the European Southern Observatory (ESO) photographed a galaxy on the verge of collision.
Tycho supernova, which is located about 13,000 light-years from Earth, formed when its parent star divided too much material from a nearby companion, forcing it to blow up in a massive thermonuclear explosion.
Astronomers are using ultraviolet data from the NASA’s Galaxy Evolution Explorer to study the dwarf galaxies
Vesta was seen 200 years ago as officially a “minor planet”, a body that rotates around the sun, but isn’t planet or comet.
NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has discovered Strong changes in the atmosphere of the Red Planet, such as the tilt of the planet’s axis changes.
British team of astronomers discovered Poisonous carbon monoxide gas in the atmosphere of the planet Pluto, after a worldwide search that lasted nearly two decades, according to a new study that also detected the planet’s atmosphere extending much higher above the surface than previously thought.
Cassini has discovered an electrical connection between Saturn and its icy moon Enceladus
Amateur astronomer Nick James from the English Essex by 11-inch telescope on the night of April 11, discovered the asteroid 2011 GP59, which acutely changes the brightness every few minut.