Dozens of runaway stars cut across our Milky Way galaxy. 80 of them will be subjected to thorough observation with the infrared telescope WIRO, located in Wyoming.
NASA has acquired a new type of telescope to help experts find gold within asteroids. Using NASA's new telescope they'll be able to measure the precise quantities of usable minerals found within the bowels of celestial bodies.
A brand new world, slightly rocky and warm, with its own atmosphere, was spotted by astronomers orbiting around one of the stars near our Solar System.
According to the main assertion of the general theory of relativity, gravity has the capability to slow the passage of time. Following this logic, it's accepted that time on Earth passes slower than at points distant from it.
Quantum theory can explain what happens to the human soul after we die. According to scientists, at the onset of clinical death, the substances that comprise it leave our nervous system and become part of the vast Universe.
Pluto's mountains are surrounded by sandy formations of hydrocarbons. What further shocked the research team was the presence of mountains on Pluto, 2 - 2. 5 miles high, composed not of rock but of water ice.
Billions of years ago, a collision between Jupiter and another celestial body birthed another gas giant planet in our Solar System, writes the Astrophysical Journal, quoting a Canadian study.
A team from the Paris Observatory has discovered that the Comet Lovejoy gushes forth notable amounts of alcohol and sugar throughout space. New data reveals that the celestial object contains ethyl alcohol. . .
One of the discoveries is an unusual wave just north of the planet's equator, as well as a unique filament-like feature at the very heart of the Great Red Spot - a hurricane 3 times larger than Earth. . .
The end of the Universe will happen in 2 stages, theorize scientists. The 1st will begin when the last red dwarf is snuffed out in the cosmic expanse. This will bring about absolute darkness.