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Astronomers observe star's fortunate escape from black hole with minor damage  Oct 24, 1:14 pm
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Astronomers have recently observed a star escaping, with only a small part of its mass torn off, after almost being captured by a black hole.
Magnetar 'Storm' provides hints of Starquakes  Oct 22, 2:53 pm
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A rapid-fire "storm" of high energy explosion from extremely magnetized neutron star, also called as a magnetar, detected by NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope on Jan. 22, 2009 has now provided hints of Starquakes to the astronomers.
First ever 3D map for Universe shows how it evolved  Oct 17, 11:07 am
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Scientists have, for the very first time, created a three-dimensional map of the 'adolescent' universe, which shows the evolution of galaxies over 11 billion years.
Astronomers spot first-ever Uranus-like 'ice-giant' planet  Oct 16, 2:12 pm
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an "ice-giant" planet, similar to Uranus and Neptune, for the first time in a far away galaxy.
First 'Uranus-like' planet discovered in another solar system   Oct 16, 10:37 am
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Astronomers recently found an "ice giant" planet in another solar system 25,000 light-years away that resembles like Earth's Uranus for the first time ever.
New 'experimental' device may help in search of Earth-like exoplanets  Oct 15, 11:30 am
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Astronomers have created a new optical device that will help in measuring the Venus' precise gravitational pull on the sun, which might ultimately help in finding Earth-like exoplanets orbiting distant stars.
Scientists pinpoint gamma rays emission from 'nova' explosion  Oct 9, 1:48 pm
London, Oct 9 (ANI): The heart of an exploding star was recently studied by the International team or astronomers that pinpointed the locations where a stellar explosion called a 'nova', emitted gamma rays (extremely high energy radiation).
Astronomers found 'grooves' on dark side of Lutetia   Oct 8, 5:10 pm
London, Oct 08 (ANI): Astronomers recently observed "grooves" on the dark side of Lutetia, an asteroid encountered by ESA's Rosetta spacecraft that provides evidence of a large impact crater on the asteroid.
Astronomers discover 'strong, mega' stellar flares from nearby red dwarf star  Oct 1, 3:05 pm
Washington, Oct 01 (ANI): NASA's Swift satellite has recently observed strong, hot and long lasting mega stellar flares from the nearby red dwarf star.
Water vapor detected on Neptune-size exoplanet for 1st time ever   Sep 25, 10:37 am
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): Astronomers recently observed water vapor and clear skies on the Neptune-size exoplanet called as HAT-P-11b for the first time using data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, the Spitzer Space Telescope, and the Kepler Space Telescope.
Astronomers discover 'tiniest' galaxy that contains 'giant' black hole  Sep 18, 10:47 am
Washington, Sep 18 (ANI): Astronomers has recently found a smallest known galaxy that contains an enormous black hole.
Here`s how NASA is going to search for alien life in future  Sep 12, 12:26 pm
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): NASA has said that astronomers searching the atmospheres of alien worlds for gases that might be produced by life can't rely on the detection of just one type, such as oxygen, ozone, or methane, because in some cases these gases can be produced non-biologically.
Astronomers find 'first signs' of water ice clouds beyond solar system  Sep 10, 10:00 am
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): Astronomers have recently discovered the first evidence of water ice clouds beyond the solar system.
Astronomers observe formation of 'monster galaxy' hidden behind curtain of dust  Sep 3, 4:43 pm
Washington, Sep 03 (ANI): Astronomers were able to observe the formation of a monster-sized galaxy with the help of infrared camera on the Hubble Space Telescope along with the near infrared spectrograph at the Keck Observatory in Hawaii, which was hidden behind the walls of dust in space.
Witness cosmic double play of Neptune, 'Dodgeball' Asteroid tonight  Aug 30, 11:36 am
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): Astronomers can enjoy a cosmic double play of Neptune and 'Dodgeball' Asteroid tonight.
Astronomers witness 'terrestrial planets forming' asteroids smashup  Aug 29, 11:45 am
Washington, August 29 (ANI): Astronomers have spotted an eruption of dust around a young star, which is possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids that eventually lead to the formation of terrestrial planets.
Pebble-sized particles near Orion Nebula may kick start planet formation  Aug 28, 1:46 pm
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Astronomers have recently discovered that pebble-sized particles near Orion Nebula may kick start formation of planet.
Astronomers witness formation of gigantic galaxy for 1st time ever  Aug 28, 10:14 am
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): NASA's Telescopes have helped astronomers to observe the construction of a massive galaxy, for the first time ever, at the building site dubbed as "sparky".
Hubble provides best view of merging galaxies in distant Universe  Aug 27, 2:02 pm
London, Aug 27 (ANI): Astronomers have obtained the best view of merging galaxies in the distant Universe, which took place when the Universe was only half its current age, with the help NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and other telescopes on the ground and in space.
Study provides deeper insight into 'spectacular' Type la supernova   Aug 23, 11:18 am
London, Aug 23 (ANI): A new study has helped astronomers to solve the mysteries related to the spectacular supernova in a galaxy 11 million light years away, seen earlier in 2014.
First LOFAR observations of the "Whirlpool Galaxy" made by European astronomers  Aug 21, 1:07 pm
Southampton (UK), Aug 21 (ANI): Using a radio telescope with frequencies just above those of commercial FM radio stations, a European team of astronomers has obtained the most sensitive image of a galaxy below 1 GHz.
Astronomers discover intermediate-sized 'rare' black hole in galaxy Messier 82   Aug 18, 12:42 pm
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Scientists have recently discovered an intermediate-sized black hole for the very first time in the nearby galaxy Messier 82.
Double stars with 'weird' planet-forming disks found in binary star system  Jul 31, 2:35 pm
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Astronomers have observed a striking pair of two stars with wildly misaligned planet-forming discs in the young binary star system with the help of Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA).
Transiting exoplanet with 'longest known year' discovered  Jul 22, 2:40 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered a transiting exoplanet, Kepler-421b, which has the longest known year.
Ages of sun-like stars revealed via gyrochronology  Jul 12, 10:27 am
Washington, July 12 (ANI): A new technique called gyrochronology has helped the scientists to determine the accurate ages of the Sun-like stars from its rotation period.
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