Keyword Results for   'galaxies'  
3-D cosmic map validates Einstein's theory of relativity   May 12, 8:27 am
Washington D.C, May 12 (ANI): Ever since Einstein proposed his theory of general relativity in 1915, scientists have been trying in earnest to prove him wrong. Now, researchers made a 3D map of 3000 galaxies 13 billion light years from Earth and found that he still stands true.
Galaxies lurking in distant glowing dust   May 7, 7:27 am
Washington D.C, May 7 (ANI): Clearing the air on what lies behind hot dust visible in the distant universe, a team of researchers has revealed that the bright dusty galaxies are hiding some secret companions.
Newly-found brightest galaxies are `outrageously luminous`  Mar 23, 8:13 am
Washington D.C, Mar 23 (ANI): A team of astronomers has reported that they have observed the most luminous galaxies ever seen in the Universe.
Hidden galaxies discovered in our backyard  Feb 10, 8:24 am
Washington D.C, Feb 10 (ANI): A galactic hide and seek game has come to an end with a team of astronomers discovering hundreds of hidden galaxies behind our own galaxy, the Milky Way.
Early universe evolution can be perceived from 'Green pea galaxy'  Jan 14, 10:49 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 14 (ANI): According to a recent study, newly formed dwarf galaxies were likely the reason that the universe heated up about 13 billion years ago.
'Twins' of superstar Eta Carinae found in other galaxies  Jan 7, 1:39 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 7 (ANI): Eta Carinae, the most luminous and massive stellar system within 10,000 light-years, is best known for an enormous eruption seen in the mid-19th century that hurled at least 10 times the sun's mass into space.
Dark matter nursery and its monstrous baby galaxies found   Dec 5, 8:11 am
Washington D.C, Dec 5 (ANI): A nest of monstrous baby galaxies, 11.5 billion light-years away could help answer questions about how the known universe formed.
Big Bang frontiers spotted!  Oct 23, 8:31 am
Washington D.C, Oct 23 (ANI): A team of astronomers has discovered 250 tiny galaxies that existed 600 to 900 million years after the Big Bang.
'Cosmic fossils' shed light on galactic evolution  Sep 26, 7:22 am
Washington D.C, Sept 26 (ANI): Fossils of galaxies have revealed the formation and evolution of massive galaxies.
NASA's Hubble shows how black-hole fountain regulates galaxy star birth   Aug 7, 12:13 pm
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Astronomers have seen discovered how the universe's largest elliptical galaxies continue making stars long after their peak years of star birth, thanks to NASA's Hubble Space Telescope's high resolution and ultraviolet-light sensitivity.
Large-scale simulation shows existence of Milky Way-like galaxies in early universe  Aug 6, 5:04 pm
Washington DC, Aug 6 (ANI): Thanks to a new, large-scale computer simulation, scientist now have theoretical evidence that large disk galaxies, similar to Milky Way, may have existed in the early days of the universe.
Students identify two 'densest' galaxies  Jul 29, 12:21 pm
Washington DC, July 29 (ANI): Two undergraduates have discovered two galaxies that are known to be densest.
How cosmic wind impacts galaxies evolution revealed  Jul 28, 2:20 pm
Washington DC, July 28 (ANI): Astronomers now know how cosmic winds strongly impacts galaxies, sweeping out interstellar material and stopping future star formation.
Dark matter similar to long-known subatomic particles  Jul 23, 10:18 am
Washington DC, July 23 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new theory which claims that dark matter really acts like subatomic particles, which the has been known to science since the 1930s.
Coma Cluster's dead galaxies packed with 100 times more dark matter  Jul 20, 11:08 am
Washington DC, July 20 (ANI): An Australian study has demonstrated that Galaxies in a cluster roughly 300 million light years from Earth could contain as much as 100 times more dark matter than visible matter.
What happens when small galaxies collide with large galaxies?  Jul 13, 2:08 pm
Washington DC, July 13 (ANI): A study of more than 20,000 merging galaxies claims that when two different sized galaxies collide, the larger galaxy stops the smaller one from making new stars.
Universe may have fewer galaxies than expected   Jul 6, 1:55 pm
Washington DC, 6 July (ANI): A new study has shown that Universe may contain fewer galaxies than what was expected.
'Bashful' black hole in neighboring galaxy revealed  Jun 18, 1:34 pm
Washington, Jun 18 (ANI): Astronomers have detected what they believe is the long-sought radio emission coming from a supermassive black hole at the center of one of our closest neighboring galaxies, using the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA).
Eye of Medusa: Previously unknown extreme star formation observed 100M light years away  Jun 16, 1:47 pm
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Astronomers have recently observed a previously unknown extreme star formation in "Medusa merger," a luminous collision of two galaxies at more than 100 million light years from Earth.
'Exiled' stars explode 'far' from home  Jun 5, 2:27 pm
Washington, Jun 5 (ANI): Sharp images obtained by the Hubble Space Telescope has confirmed that three supernovae discovered several years ago exploded in the dark emptiness of intergalactic space, after being flung from their home galaxies millions or billions of years earlier.
New study reveals link between black holes and galaxy merger  May 29, 11:54 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): In a recent survey, scientists have found a clear link between the presence of super-massive black holes that power high-speed, radio-signal-emitting jets and the merger history of their host galaxies.
Supernovas act as 'cleaning maid' for universe  May 27, 12:32 pm
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Acting as a maid service of the universe, Supernovas have helped clean up galaxies.
'Fluffiest galaxies' as wide as our own Milky Way spotted  May 15, 12:02 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered the most diffuse class of galaxies known in the universe.
Proto super-star cluster discovered: A cosmic 'dinosaur egg' about to hatch  May 8, 4:01 pm
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Globular clusters, dazzling agglomerations of up to a million ancient stars, are among the oldest objects in the universe. Though plentiful in and around many galaxies, newborn examples are vanishingly rare, and the conditions necessary to create new ones have never been detected, until now.
Long-standing puzzle of 'galactic thin-thick disk' solved  Apr 25, 10:56 am
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): A team of astronomers has solved the long-standing puzzle regarding the nature of disk galaxies.