The most Earth-like planet could have been made uninhabitable by vast quantities of radiation, new research led by the University of Warwick research has found.
A plethora of images from live-bearing brittle stars allows a 3-D look inside these unique starfish relatives
Published today in GigaScience is an article that describes high-resolution 3D images, data, and videos of five individuals from three different species of live-bearing brittle stars . The entire associated 100GB of data ...
Researchers to study thermonuclear reaction rates to determine how much of certain elements exploding stars can produce
We are all made from stars. And that's not just a beautiful metaphor.
Astronomers at Yale and Harvard have found a galaxy with a heartbeat—and they've taken its pulse.
Astronomers have used modern techniques to visualise data from ESA's Hipparcos space astrometry mission in three dimensions. The treatment of the data has offered insights into the distribution of nearby stars and uncovered ...
When "Star Wars" audiences were blown away four decades ago by its thrilling battles in space, they were also witnessing a big bang in special effects that is still felt today, as fans await the next installment in the blockbuster ...
One of the most recognizable constellations in the sky is Orion, the Hunter. Among Orion's best-known features is the "belt," consisting of three bright stars in a line, each of which can be seen without a telescope.
Astronomers have discovered a mysterious dwarf planet that is three times farther away than Pluto and believed to be the most distant object in our solar system.