Artificial Light Has Made Life Easier — Unless You’re an Astronomer

The biggest frustration for modern astronomers originates right here on Earth.

September 29, 2017

New Research Suggests Cosmic Rays Hail From Galaxies Beyond the Milky Way

These rays could teach us about the origins of the universe.

September 21, 2017

Astronomers Detect a Storm of Deep-Space Radio Bursts

“The likelihood of ET being involved in this source is low, but the source is nevertheless very mysterious..."

September 3, 2017

Researchers Have Just Found the Star System That Caused a Nova Explosion 600 Years Ago

This discovery suggests novae may evolve through various life stages.

August 30, 2017

Researchers Capture the Best Image of Any Star Ever Taken

And it is a violent, angry-looking place.

August 23, 2017

The Tectonic Activity of Earth May Be the Key To Supporting Life

This may mean fewer exoplanets are capable of supporting life in the long term than previously thought.

July 26, 2017

The Heart of a Supernova Revealed Unexpected Clues About How Stars Form

"This is the first time that we've found these species of molecules within supernovae."

July 12, 2017

Astronomers Discover That Our Sun Likely Had an “Evil” Twin That Killed the Dinosaurs

Like a long dormant curse, the doppelganger returns every 27 million years.

June 15, 2017

Construction Has Begun On A Telescope That’s 5 Times Bigger Than The World’s Largest

This is going to revolutionize astronomy.

May 30, 2017

Mysterious Signals From Space Continue to Baffle Scientists

We’ve received 22 in the past decade, and one should have been completely undetectable.

May 12, 2017
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