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Infrared telescope spots mystery flare-ups in distant galaxies

SOME things that go bump in the night can only be seen with heat vision. SPRITEs, a new class of astronomical explosion, may be...

The five best exoplanets in the galaxy to check for alien...

There’s another “Earth-like” world in our galaxy. Today, Jason Dittmann at the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and his colleagues announced the discovery of...

Light rays from a supernova bent by the curvature of space-time...

An international research team led by Ariel Goobar at Stockholm University has detected for the first time multiple images from a gravitationally lensed Type...

NASA rockets leave blistering record of human space flight

UNDER launch pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida lies a trench. As rocket engines fire up for lift-off, it fills with...

Einstein’s latest anniversary marks the birth of modern cosmology

Sometimes it seems like every year offers an occasion to celebrate some sort of Einstein anniversary. In 2015, everybody lauded the 100th anniversary of his...

Water telescope uses gamma rays to track new kind of pulsar

Astronomers might have found a novel way to track down pulsars, the rapidly spinning corpses of massive stars – and the process may have...

Volunteers spot four super-Earths orbiting sun-like star

AFTER just two days, volunteer scientists taking part in a planet-hunting project have discovered four super-Earths orbiting a sun-like star. This brings the count...

Earth-sized telescope set to snap first picture of a black hole

GET ready to peer into the unknown. This week, we will have our first chance to take a picture of the supermassive black hole...

Quarrels in star nurseries result in heavenly firecrackers

A stellar game of chicken between two young stars about 500 years ago has produced some fantastic celestial fireworks, new images released on April...

Event Horizon Telescope to try to capture images of elusive black...

The Milky Way’s black hole may finally get its close-up. Beginning on April 5, scientists with the Event Horizon Telescope will attempt to zoom in...

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