Using data from the Sloan Digitial Sky Survey, an Indian team of astronomers has discovered one of the largest cosmic structures to date – the Saraswati Supercluster!
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A presentation at the June 6th AAS meeting confirms that our galaxy is inside an enormous cosmic void, the largest one ever discovered.
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A new image of the Small Magellanic Cloud reveals its population of stars in stunningly rich detail.
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A new study of distant, early galaxies helps us understand the early days of our Universe.
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Astronomers at the University of Waterloo have given us the first image of a dark matter filament bridge between two galaxies.
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Light’s finite speed make all gazing a ride in a time machine. Only a photon truly lives in the moment.
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The eagerly anticipated James Webb Space Telescope will be the first of the Super Telescopes to start work.
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Could Primordial Black Holes be what the Universe’s dark matter is made of?
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A bridge of stars between the Magellanic Clouds helps unravel a mystery.
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A Dutch theoretical physicist has come up with a new way of seeing gravity that doesn’t require the need to invent dark matter.
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