Astronomers captured the first image of a baby planet
It's also confirmed some theories about planetary formation.
Scientists validate theory of relativity on galactic level
The test achieved an unparalleled level of precision.
First observed interstellar object is a speedy, cigar-shaped asteroid
It has been traveling for hundreds of millions of years.
Astronomers just measured a whole lot more than gravitational waves
Researchers around the world are collecting troves of new data from this latest event.
Astronomers capture best image yet of a star other than the sun
This is our first close-up of Antares, the brightest star in the Scorpius constellation.
ESO will upgrade its Very Large Telescope to hunt for exoplanets
The upgraded VLT will look for planets orbiting our neighboring star system, the Alpha Centauri.
Scientists find a tailless comet from Earth's early days
The rocky body got kicked to the edge of the Solar System billions of years ago.
Astronomers find evidence of oldest stars in ancient galaxy
For the longest time, Population III stars, which formed in the very early years of the universe,...
Here's how the largest galaxies die
Like it or not, all galaxies will eventually die. But have you wondered just how they meet their g...