Deep Space

Do Two Distant Galaxies Have Dark Matter?

We love a feisty deep space debate, and this one is hot.

Ploonets: The Next Great Astronomical Hunt

And they're the next great astronomical hunt.

Challenging Einstein With Chameleon Theory
A modified version of the Theory of Relativity could have also produ…
NASA Focuses on Whirlpool Galaxy in Stunning Pics
Different wavelengths show how scientists analyze something as big a…
How the Galaxy's Stars Build a "Netflix For Exopla
Stars share material with planets. That gives astrophysicists a cruc…
black hole accretion disk
For the First Time, See the Mysterious Disks That Circle Black Holes

Another dazzling advancement in deep space photography.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
warwick forbidden planet
Scientists Find a 'Forbidden Planet' That Shouldn't Exist

How can a gaseous planet exist amidst intense radiation? Scientists aren't sure, but it does.

Bullet cluster galaxies
Filling the Void: What Is Dark Matter?

The most mysterious stuff in the universe could hold the very key to understanding it.

meteorite costa rica
This Super Rare Mud Meteorite Crashed into a Costa Rican House

It could provide huge clues about the origins of our solar system.

NASA yeast cells
NASA Is Launching Yeast Into Deep Space

Some people use it to make bread. These scientists are using it to study radiation.

black hole pic
Now That We've Seen a Black Hole, Here's What Future Photos Could Look Like

The first image was stunning. The next pictures could look five times better.

nasa blue supergiant
Astronomers Finally Able to See Beneath Surface of Mysterious Blue Supergiants

These rock-and-roll stars live fast and die young.

Two Neutron Stars Exploded in Our Cosmic Backyard Billions of Years Ago

And some of the remnants are still inside of us.

Kepler 1625b Exomoon, illustration
Maybe the First Discovered Exomoon Doesn't Exist After All

A new analysis casts doubt on the discovery of the first moon orbiting a planet in a different solar system.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
nasa red dwarf
Why Aren't There More Habitable Planets? Blame Red Dwarfs

Even if a planet is in the habitable zone, a young star can wreak havoc on its atmosphere.

helium hydride
NASA Found the Oldest Molecules in the Universe

Helium hydride has been hiding for 13 billion years. Scientists finally found it.

Earth Was Hit by an Interstellar Asteroid Years Ago, Scientists Claim

Researchers calculate that an asateroid from beyond our solar system burned up in the atmosphere in 2014.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
NASA's Newest Planet-Hunting Telescope Has Already Found an Earth-like World

NASA's TESS telescope was only launched a year ago, and is designed to find small Earth-sized exoplanets that may support life.

its the black hole
5 Burning Questions About the First Black Hole Picture, Answered

A picture that's worth a thousands "whoas."

We've Seen a Black Hole Directly for the First Time

A supermassive black hole has been revealed.

скачать фото

фото высокого разрешения