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Astronomer reveals never-before-seen detail of the center of our galaxy

New research reveals, with unprecedented clarity, details of violent phenomena in the center of our galaxy. Scientists reveal the clearest picture yet...

STARFORGE, Stunning simulation of stars being born is the most realistic...

STARFORGE (Star Formation in Gaseous Environments) developed the first realistic, highest-resolution 3D simulation model of star formation, evolution, and dynamics that account...

New research reveals hidden processes at work in the hearts of...

Looking into the hearts of large stars is tricky. Researchers discover that as the core of massive stars there is an activity...

NASA’s K2 finds newborn exoplanet around young star

K2-33b, shown in this illustration, is one of the youngest exoplanets detected to date. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Astronomers have discovered the youngest fully formed exoplanet ever...

Unexpected Excess of Giant Planets in Star Cluster Messier 67

This artist's impression shows a hot Jupiter planet orbiting close to one of the stars in the rich old star cluster Messier 67, in...

Was Planet 9 once an exoplanet; stolen by our sun

Planet 9 was most likely stolen by our sun 4.5 billion years ago. Credit: Image courtesy of Lund University Through a computer-simulated study, astronomers at...

Astronomers find giant planet around very young star

This false-color image from a sub-millimeter interferometric telescope shows the circumstellar disk of gas and dust that surrounds star CI Tau. Credit: Stephane Guilloteau/University...

A beautiful instance of stellar ornamentation

In this image from ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT), light from blazing blue stars energises the gas left over from the stars' recent formation....

Star with different internal driving force than the sun

On our star, the Sun, the sunspots are seen in a belt around the equator. Sunspots are cool areas caused by the strong magnetic...

Supermassive black holes may be lurking everywhere in the universe

A sky survey image of the massive galaxy NGC 1600, and a Hubble Space Telescope closeup of the bright center of the galaxy where...