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Astronomers announced today that they had discovered the largest known structure in the universe and its measurements are beyond comprehension. Researchers from the University of Central Lancashire in the United Kingdom, using data
21 Washington: Astronomers now have the clearest understanding yet of the bar at the centre of the Milky Way. III) have announced the discovery of hundreds of stars rapidly moving together in long, looping orbits around the centre of our galaxy.
A worldwide team of astronomers has finally solved the case of the missing quasar gas clouds. The team led by astronomers Nurten Filiz Ak and Niel Brandt of the Pennsylvania State University l, described 19 distant quasars in which giant clouds of
Space.com Our cosmos is a veritable alphabet soup, featuring galaxies that resemble every letter from A to Z, volunteers participating in the online Galaxy Zoo project have found. Since 2007, Galaxy Zoo has been asking regular folks around the world
August 15, 2012 The fragment of the universe we can see in this video contains more than 400,000 galaxies. It was created with data from the 7th Release of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. The animation, as vast as it may seem, only portrays celestial
have released the biggest three-dimensional map of the universe ever created...III's website and see a Google Street View-type map of the universe...Aragon-Calvo, an astronomer at Johns Hopkins University , said he's working on it. After a previous
Staff / August 9, 2012 The largest 3D map yet of the universe's huge galaxies and bright black holes may serve as a springboard toward solving some of astronomy's greatest mysteries, its creators say.
8 August 2012 Scientists today released a groundbreaking 3D flythrough of the universe, revealing massive galaxies and distant black holes. The largest map of its kind ever created, researchers hope it can help the investigation of mysterious dark
Chinese astronomers said on Sunday that they had finished a new catalog with over 130,000 galaxy clusters. Galaxy clusters are known as the largest gravitationally bound objects in the universe. The previously biggest catalog, which contains 69,173
Scientists have invented a new 3-D map of the universe which gives accurate measurements of the distance among galaxies and provide more clues about the dark energy...This pattern is used as a standard ruler, a cosmic yardstick so to speak." Like us