The first ever black hole image lands scientists $3 million prize
The prize is known as 'The Oscars of Science.'
The world’s largest telescope is one step closer to completion
The second of seven primary mirrors on the Giant Magellan Telescope is now complete.
Breakthrough searches for signs of alien life in ultra-fast light pulses
The powerful VERITAS telescope array will help look for extraterrestrials.
Russia launches X-ray telescope to find 'millions' of black holes
Spektr-RG could significantly expand understanding of the universe.
The best telescopes for beginners
All of the models here cost $700 or less.
Russia lost control of an orbiting radio telescope (updated)
Spektr-R is alive, but it's not answering.
Researchers may have witnessed the birth of a black hole
An object dubbed ‘The Cow’ could be a newly formed black hole or neutron star.
Astronomers detect more mystery radio bursts from beyond the Milky Way
The repeated activity could help determine their origins.
Researchers propose guiding large space telescopes with tiny satellites
In the future, they could be used to stabilize telescopes studying exoplanets.