In a galaxy, 600 million light-years away, a black hole deathmatch is ripping up spacetime, exposing some fascinating dynamics at the heart of a powerful quasar.
From round disks to oval clusters; many galaxies in the Universe have undergone a dramatic transformation over the past eight billion years or so.
Three supernovae have been found erupting alone in the depths of 'intracluster' space -- a cosmic first.
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama mentioned something curious in a tweet -- it was a message about the cosmos.
For the most part, Pluto’s four small moons appear to orbit harmoniously and precisely around the equatorial region of the dwarf planet, but appearances can be deceiving.
A galaxy far, far away — farther, in fact, than any other known galaxy — has been measured by astronomers.
As we celebrate Hubble's 25th year in space, let's have a quick rundown of some of the space telescope's key statistics.
It's been an eventful 25 years for what turned out to become the world's best-known telescope and perhaps among the most productive science instruments ever made. Here's a look at Hubble's life in pictures.
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