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Rapidly aging 'weird' 'Nasty 1' star behaving in never-before-seen ways  May 22, 12:18 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): A team of astronomers has uncovered surprising new clues about a hefty, rapidly aging star whose behavior has never been seen before in our Milky Way galaxy.
'Shocking' things happen when supernova collides with nearby star   May 21, 12:42 pm
Washington, May 21 (ANI): A team of astronomers has witnessed a supernova smashing into a nearby star, shocking it, and creating an ultraviolet glow that reveals the size of the companion.
Exodus of white dwarf stars captured for first time ever  May 15, 2:42 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A team of astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has, for the first time, collected a census of young white dwarf stars beginning their migration from the crowded center of an ancient star cluster to its less populated outskirts.
'Magnetar' near supermassive black hole is beyond strange  May 15, 2:42 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): In 2013, astronomers announced that they had discovered a magnetar exceptionally close to the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way.
Newly spotted 'rare quadruple quasar' is first of its kind ever seen  May 15, 11:49 am
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A team of astronomers has discovered the first quadruple quasar: four rare active black holes situated in close proximity to one another.
Sun-like stars with large starspots can experience superflares  May 13, 2:58 pm
Washington, May 13 (ANI): A team of astronomers has used the High Dispersion Spectrograph on the Subaru Telescope to conduct spectroscopic observations of Sun-like "superflare" stars first observed and cataloged by the Kepler Space Telescope.
Decades old 'alien signals' turnout to be kitchen microwave pulses!  May 11, 12:41 pm
London, May 11 (ANI): While the astronomers at the Parkes observatory in New South Wales spent years figuring out the mysterious signals their telescope picked, it turns out it was their staff kitchen microwave that was sending them.
Astronomers make breakthrough by discovering farthest galaxy   May 6, 9:09 am
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Astronomers have set a new distance record by unveiling the farthest galaxy, which may be over 13 billion years old.
Astronomers create first 3-D view of famous Pillars of Creation  May 4, 3:12 pm
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Astronomers have produced the first complete three-dimensional view of the famous Pillars of Creation in the Eagle Nebula, Messier 16.
New 'Jupiter-sized' exoplanet challenges ideas about how planets form  May 2, 10:51 am
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A team of Australian astronomers has discovered strange exoplanet orbiting very close to a small cool star 500 light years away that is challenging ideas about how planets form.
Astronomers find not all 'engine-driven' supernova explosions produce gamma-ray bursts  Apr 28, 11:07 am
Washington, Apr.28 (ANI): A new research has provided a key insight about mechanism underlying supernova explosions and gamma-ray bursts.
Long-standing puzzle of 'galactic thin-thick disk' solved  Apr 25, 10:56 am
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): A team of astronomers has solved the long-standing puzzle regarding the nature of disk galaxies.
Astronomers locate eleven 'runaway' galaxies   Apr 24, 10:59 am
Washington, Apr.24 (ANI): Researchers have identified 11 runaway galaxies, for the first time that escaped their original homes and have been flung into space.
Astronomers get closer look at star-forming regions in ancient galaxy protoclusters  Apr 22, 1:01 pm
Tokyo, Apr.22 (ANI): Astronomers have recently found new details about star formation in the ancient galaxy protoclusters, it has been revealed.
Astronomers explore inner regions of young star and its planets residing 130 light-yrs away  Apr 21, 2:39 pm
Washington, Apr.21 (ANI): Astronomers have uncovered the inner region of a young star and its planets located 130 light-years from Earth.
Pulsing light signal yields clues about elusive black hole merger  Apr 21, 11:25 am
Washington, Apr.21 (ANI): The flashes of light detected from a quasar in deep space by astronomers are believed to be evidence of an ongoing merger between two supermassive black holes.
Astronomers observe intense magnetic field close to supermassive black hole in distant galaxy  Apr 17, 12:34 pm
Washington, Apr.17 (ANI): Astronomers have recently observed an intense magnetic field close to supermassive black hole in distant galaxy with the help of the giant telescope Alma.
'Statue of Liberty' sized asteroid may hit Earth in October 2017  Apr 15, 4:22 pm
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Astronomers have warned that a "Statue of Liberty" sized asteroid may hit Earth in October 2017 that could pt thousands of people in hospital.
Farthest known exoplanet from Earth discovered 13k light-yrs away  Apr 15, 1:39 pm
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): Astronomers have found one of the farthest known exoplanets from Earth residing 13,000 light-years away.
Universe may not be accelerating as fast as previously thought  Apr 11, 11:56 am
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): A team of astronomers has suggested that the acceleration of the expansion of the universe may not be as fast as we thought.
Astronomers create 'movie' of Milky Way's life from youth to middle age  Apr 10, 11:19 am
Washington, Apr.10 (ANI): Astronomers recently provided the details of unprecedented life story of Milky Way galaxy evolution through a movie by studying how galaxies like our own formed.
Basic building blocks of life found around distant young star  Apr 9, 11:23 am
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): Astronomers were recently able to detect the presence of complex organic molecules, the building blocks of life, in an infant star system for the first time ever.
Dust-covered belts of glaciers made of frozen water found on Mars  Apr 9, 10:51 am
London, Apr.9 (ANI): Astronomers have found dust-covered belts of glaciers made of frozen water on Mars.
Astronomers capture stunning Einstein's ring 12bn light yrs away  Apr 8, 2:35 pm
Washington, Apr. 08 (ANI): Astronomers recently captured Einstein's ring in stunning image of lensed galaxy 12 billion light years away.
Astronomers witness formation of massive star over 18 years  Apr 4, 1:54 pm
Washington, Apr.4 (ANI): Astronomers observed formation of a massive star, called W75N(B)-VLA 2, over the period of 18 years.