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New survey launched to discover 'life story' of nearby galaxies Aug 19, 11:16 am
Tokyo, Aug 19 (ANI): A new survey has been launched that would provide a deeper insight into the life history of the nearby galaxies in the universe.
New study claims Milky Way weighs half of Andromeda Galaxy Jul 30, 1:50 pm
Washington, July 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed the method for measuring the mass of galaxies accurately, according to which Milky Way has half the mass of its neighbor Andromeda Galaxy.
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Several dwarf galaxies that 'dance' throughout the universe in arranged disc-shaped orbits around larger ones makes it more difficult to understand how the universe was formed and evolved, according to a new study.
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Gravitational lensing is the most direct technique that can help reveal the principal mass component of the Universe, Dark Matter distribution, which makes up about 80% of the mass budget.
Washington, July 12 (ANI): NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured an unusual discovery by imaging two elliptical galaxies merging into one and giving birth to chains of stars winding around the galaxies' nuclei.
'Homemade' telescope helps discover 7 hidden dwarf galaxies Jul 11, 3:37 pm
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A new 'homemade' telescope has helped the scientists in finding seven unseen dwarf galaxies in space.
Study suggests faint galaxies illuminated early universe Jul 9, 1:56 pm
Washington, July 9 (ANI): A new study has found that the light from tiny galaxies more than 13 billion years ago played a larger role than previously thought in creating the conditions in the universe as we know it today.
Supermassive black hole blows molecular gas out of galaxy at one million kilometres per hour: Study Jul 8, 1:03 pm
Sheffield (United Kingdom), July 8 (ANI): New research by academics at the University of Sheffield has solved a long-standing mystery surrounding the evolution of galaxies, deepening our understanding of the future of the Milky Way.
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that a new supercomputer simulation have shown the evolution of our "local Universe" from the Big Bang to the present day, and has also improved the chances of understanding dark matter.
How supermassive black holes interact with host galaxies Jun 20, 1:36 pm
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered strange and unexpected behavior around the supermassive black hole at the heart of the galaxy NGC 5548.
Dwarf galaxies formed large proportion of universe's stars Jun 20, 8:57 am
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Researchers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have claimed that dwarf galaxies are responsible for forming a large proportion of the universe's stars.
Astrophysicists question map of universe Jun 12, 12:07 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Astrophysicists have revealed that the accepted model of universe is flawed as the dwarf galaxies that orbit the Milky Way and the Andromeda galaxies does not fit in it.
New simulations provide clues to galaxies' mass Jun 5, 9:05 am
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new set of simulations have revealed that the energy released by individual stars within galaxies can have a substantial effect on where matter is located in the universe.
New pic reveals details of violent collisions involving at least four galaxy clusters Jun 4, 9:13 am
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Astronomers using the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) and the Chandra X-Ray Observatory have produced a spectacular image that reveals new details of violent collisions involving at least four clusters of galaxies.
Why giant elliptical galaxies have few young stars May 31, 9:18 am
Washington, May 31 (ANI): NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has shed light on the mystery over why giant elliptical galaxies have few, if any, young stars.
Why 'starbursts' take place when galaxies collide May 13, 10:20 am
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Researchers have for the first time explained a long standing mystery: why surges of star formation (so called 'starbursts') take place when galaxies collide.
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): A spacecraft that looks like a giant sunflower could one day be used to capture images of Earth-like rocky planets around nearby stars.
How supernova looks like before its death Mar 19, 12:36 pm
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A powerful, new three-dimensional model has provided fresh insight into the turbulent death throes of supernovas, whose final explosions outshine entire galaxies and populate the universe with elements that make life on Earth possible.
Scientists complete largest survey of cosmic dust in local galaxies Mar 19, 10:35 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Scientists have used data from ESA's Herschel space observatory to complete the largest census of dust in local galaxies.
Some galaxies in early universe grew up quickly Mar 12, 10:20 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered the most distant examples of galaxies that were already mature and massive.
Milky Way's location among 'Council of Giants' mapped Mar 12, 9:43 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Researchers have found that the Milky Way and Andromeda are encircled by twelve large galaxies arranged in a ring about 24-light-years across.
Faint strings of galaxies found inside empty spaces Mar 11, 2:13 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Astronomers from The University of Western Australia node of the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) have found short strings of faint galaxies in what were previously thought to be extremely empty parts of space.
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Astronomers have found the reason behind some spiral galaxies being fat and bulging while others being just are flat discs, claiming that it's all about how fast they spin.
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): A new research has found that massive elliptical galaxies in the nearby Universe contain plenty of cold gas, but still they fail to produce new stars as jets from the central supermassive black hole heat or stir up the gas.
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Researchers at Niels Bohr Institute have detected a stream of stars in one of the Andromeda Galaxy's outer satellite galaxies, a dwarf galaxy called Andromeda II.
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