Astronomers Find the Smallest Star Yet. The faint orb is just a smidgen bigger than Saturn and around 2,000 to 3,000 times dimmer than our own sun
An artist's illustration of the seven new planets in the TRAPPIST-1 system. (European Southern Observatory)
'VY Canis Majoris' the largest star ever discovered in our galaxy.
The Smallest Star in the Universe
Photo: NASA. NASA has discovered an eighth planet around a distant star ...
This artist's concept depicts a planetary system. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
A hypergiant star would fill much of our solar system (Credit: NASA/SPL
Scientists discover brightest early galaxy and likely first generation stars
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The smallest star in the Galaxy
Artists' idea of what the TRAPPIST-1 solar system might look like. For now, each of it's Earth-sized planets is known by a letter only.
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Astronomers Discover a Cosmic Particle Accelerator in Abell 3411 and 3412
A star-forming region in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Astronomers Discover Two Planets Smaller than Neptune Orbiting Sun Like Stars
For The First Time Ever, Astronomers Have Detected Planets Outside Our Galaxy
This artist's concept depicts the planetary system that contains the three smallest exoplanets yet discovered. The dwarf star is one-sixth the size of the ...
This image shows the newly-discovered dwarf galaxy Eridanus 2. Image credit: Sergey
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NGC 4414, a typical spiral galaxy in the constellation Coma Berenices, is about 55,000 light-years in diameter and approximately 60 million light-years away ...
Amateur astronomer Emmanuel Conseil discovered a 'new star' or nova in the Triangulum Galaxy on Christmas Day. He made the discovery using the online Slooh ...
Researchers find new relationship involving black holes in galaxies with small bulges
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An image of Canopus, as taken by crewmembers aboard the ISS. Credit: NASA
The line up compares the smallest known planet to the moon and planets in the solar
An infographic line-up of known stars and their comparative sizes. The sun is so small that it's not even listed
Kepler and K2 · Mars-size exoplanet gets a mass
Kepler and K2 · Kepler-452 in space
The galaxy Segue 2: boxes are ten member stars identified so far by University of
Below is a representation of the area Kepler is viewing.
Largest star ever discovered, compared to our Sun
Artist's conception of the binary system with three giant planets discovered,
SN 1994D (bright spot on the lower left), a Type Ia supernova outshining its home galaxy, NGC 4526
Far Side of the Galaxy. “
This image, taken with the Hubble Space Telescope, shows the giant galaxy cluster Abell
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A small galaxy next to a larger galaxy. An inset shows the smaller galaxy appearing
PARIS, France (AFP) — Researchers announced Wednesday the stunning discovery of seven Earth-like planets orbiting a small star in our galaxy, opening up the ...
In the big image at left, the many galaxies of a massive cluster called MACS J1149+2223 dominate the scene. Gravitational lensing by the giant cluster ...
Small, cool stars like this one and Trappist-1 (shown here in an
Astronomers map out Earth's place in the universe among 'Council of Giants'
This is the Largest Galaxy in the Known Universe
The Milky Way, our home galaxy (Credit: ForestWander, CC by 3.0)
Artist's concept of sunlike star system with planets compared to our solar system
The Milky Way's 100 Billion Planets
One of the Best Explanations For Why We Haven't Found Alien Life
This month marks the 20th anniversary of the detection of the first planet spotted around a sun-like star. Here are some other wonderful planet extremes out ...
Sirius, the brightest star in the sky, accompanied by the prominent constellation Orion,
A photo issued by the European Southern Observatory showing how a typical galaxy appears at different
TRAPPIST-1 is about the size of Jupiter, far smaller than our sun. (European Southern Observatory)
As a planet orbits a star, the gravitational field of the system can bend the light of a distant star behind it.
Caption: Caption: In April, astronomers discovered the first Earth-size planet within a star's habitable zone, the region where liquid water can exist.
Astronomers Discover Colossal 'Super Spiral' Galaxies
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Hubble · First moon discovered around dwarf planet Makemake
Astronomy Picture of the day; 11/24/13 - NGC 7027 It's absolutely
Astronomers recently discovered a wall of galaxies 1 billion light years across, larger than anything else yet identified in the cosmos
Eridanus-1, one of the three most visible of the newly discovered objects orbiting