The Andromeda galaxy ate our sister galaxy
And now it’s coming for us.
Ultra-sensitive radio telescope debuts in South Africa
It just revealed a detailed look at the center of the Milky Way, too.
Hubble flies through the Milky Way's 'raucous star nursery'
Researchers discover one of the brightest galaxies ever seen
It’s about a thousand times brighter than the Milky Way.
An excess of 'failed' stars is a bad sign for alien life
There could be 100 billion brown dwarfs in our galaxy, many more than thought.
Milky Way's fastest stars could be runaways from another galaxy
Hypervelocity stars might not come from black holes after all.
Astronomers more accurately calculate the Milky Way's mass
Spoiler alert: It's huge.
Massive galaxy cluster found 'hiding' behind the Milky Way
The Vela supercluster could help explain how our own galaxy group moves.
Humanity's corner of the Milky Way may be larger than expected
The galactic arm we live in could be several times bigger than previously thought.