Farthest-ever supermassive black hole reveals the early universe
The quasar may date from a period when the universe was mostly dark.
Astronomers just measured a whole lot more than gravitational waves
Researchers around the world are collecting troves of new data from this latest event.
Green-hot galaxies reveal clues to the ancient universe
Scientists found the rare dwarf galaxies were common shortly after the Big Bang.
Take a 360-degree video tour of CERN's Large Hadron Collider
See where the particle-smashing magic happens in 4K.
The Hubble has seen farther back in time than ever before
The space telescope spotted a star from just 400 million years after the Big Bang.
Gravitational waves are our window into the early universe
This changes everything.
See Neil deGrasse Tyson explain the universe in 8 minutes
Neil deGrasse Tyson explains how everything (and we do mean everything) came to be in a short video.
Cosmic dust definitely clouded Big Bang researchers' findings
Earlier this year, researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and the BICEP2 t...
Big Bang researchers aren't so sure they have proof of cosmic ripples
Remember that evidence of the early gravitational waves formed by the Big Bang? Apparently, it's n...