Keyword Results for   'astronomer'  
Rare supernova `impostor` found in nearby galaxy  Feb 13, 12:28 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 13 (ANI): A team of astronomers has found a rare supernova "impostor" in a nearby galaxy.
Hidden galaxies discovered in our backyard  Feb 10, 8:24 am
Washington D.C, Feb 10 (ANI): A galactic hide and seek game has come to an end with a team of astronomers discovering hundreds of hidden galaxies behind our own galaxy, the Milky Way.
Jupiter's role as Earth's protector challenged  Feb 4, 9:55 am
Washington D.C, Feb 4 (ANI): Since 1941, many astronomers have thought of Jupiter as a protective big brother for planet Earth, deflecting asteroids and comets away from the inner Solar System, and now, a new study has challenged its role as the celestial shield.
Volunteer programmers help find mysterious black holes  Jan 24, 7:52 am
Washington D.C, Jan 24 (ANI): Russian volunteer programmers are bringing an international team of astronomers close to understanding the so-called intermediate-mass black holes (IMBH).
Ninth planet lurking at edge of solar system?  Jan 20, 11:17 pm
Washington D.C., Jan.20 (ANI): The astronomers at the California Institute of Technology have found an evidence of a giant icy planet hiding in the darkness of our solar system.
Astronomers detect an `enigmatic` CO-0.40-0.22 gas cloud  Jan 16, 12:56 pm
Washington D.C., Jan. 16 (ANI): A team of astronomers at Keio University in Japan has found an enigmatic gas cloud, called CO-0.40-0.22, only 200 light years away from the center of the Milky Way.
Mystery in Milkyway: Brightest explosion ever seen!  Jan 15, 11:15 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 15 (ANI): Astronomers, though not entirely sure what it is, are viewing a ball of hot gas billions of light years away that is radiating the energy of hundreds of billions of suns.
Astronomers discover most luminous supernova ever  Jan 15, 10:08 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 15 (ANI): A team of astronomers including renowned names like Benjamin Shappee, Nidia Morrell and Ian Thompson has discovered the most-luminous supernova ever observed. It is being called ASAS-SN-15lh.
Strong magnetic fields discovered in majority of stars: study  Jan 5, 12:41 pm
Melbourne, Jan. 5 (ANI): A new discovery that majority of stars have strong magnetic fields, stumbled upon by a team of scientists from the University of Sydney, can change the way astronomers look at how stars evolve.
Gamma rays from 'galaxy far far away' detected  Dec 16, 8:05 am
Washington D.C, Dec 16 (ANI): Gamma rays from a galaxy halfway across the visible universe have been detected by a team of astronomers.
'Ghost' cluster may reveal Milky Way's origin  Dec 11, 8:42 am
Washington D.C, Dec 11 (ANI): A team of astronomers has analyzed a unique star cluster they say is a remnant of the earliest days of the Milky Way.
Faintest galaxy that's far, far away captured  Dec 4, 8:41 am
Washington D.C, Dec 4 (ANI): A team of astronomers harnessing the combined power of NASA's Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes have found the faintest object ever seen in the early universe. It existed about 400 million years after the big bang, 13.8 billion years ago.
Mysterious radio pulses from space hints at its source  Dec 3, 2:52 pm
Washington D.C, Dec 3 (ANI): A team of astronomers has come closer to explaining the mysterious radio pulses from the outer space.
This `magnetic powerhouse` star is too stormy for alien life  Nov 20, 9:40 am
Washington D.C, Nov 20 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered that a dim, cool dwarf star is generating a surprisingly powerful magnetic field, one that rivals the most intense magnetic regions of our own Sun.
For first time, alien planet caught in birth act  Nov 19, 8:01 am
Washington D.C, Nov 19 (ANI): For the first time ever, a team of astronomers has directly observed a planet in the process of being born.
Oldest stars found at heart of Milky Way  Nov 12, 1:14 pm
Washington D.C, Nov 12 (ANI): A team of astronomers has discovered the oldest stars ever seen, dating from before the Milky Way Galaxy formed, when the Universe was just 300 million years old.
Big Bang frontiers spotted!  Oct 23, 8:31 am
Washington D.C, Oct 23 (ANI): A team of astronomers has discovered 250 tiny galaxies that existed 600 to 900 million years after the Big Bang.
Planet-hosting star's 'amniotic sac' probed for first time ever  Sep 14, 8:32 am
Washington D.C, Sept 14 (ANI): A team of astronomers has peered into the 'amniotic sac' of a planet-hosting star for the first time.
Massive galaxy cluster with heart bursting with new stars found  Sep 11, 1:47 pm
Washington D.C, Sept 11 (ANI): A team of astronomers has discovered a distant massive galaxy cluster with a core bursting with new stars.
Dwarf galaxy mystery: A humble beginning, then a star-forming powerhouse  Sep 10, 8:19 am
Washington D.C, Sept 10 (ANI): A team of astronomers has helped explain how a lowly dwarf galaxy becomes a star-forming powerhouse.
Percentage of newborn stars in neighbouring galaxy same as ours   Sep 4, 7:57 am
Washington D.C, Sept 4 (ANI): A team of astronomers has found that neighbouring Andromeda galaxy (M31) and our own galaxy have a similar percentage of newborn stars based on mass
`Young` Jupiter-like exoplanet identified!  Aug 14, 3:12 pm
Washington DC, Aug 14 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered a planet very similar to Jupiter but within a young system.
'Universe' is slowly dying, claim scientists   Aug 11, 11:55 am
Washington DC, Aug 11 (ANI): A team of astronomers have claimed that the energy generated in the Universe is slowly fading away.
NASA's Hubble shows how black-hole fountain regulates galaxy star birth   Aug 7, 12:13 pm
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Astronomers have seen discovered how the universe's largest elliptical galaxies continue making stars long after their peak years of star birth, thanks to NASA's Hubble Space Telescope's high resolution and ultraviolet-light sensitivity.
Globular clusters could be factories of binary black holes  Jul 30, 1:03 pm
Washington DC, July 30 (ANI): Astronomers have detected dense star clusters that they claim could be the factories of binary black holes.