Many galaxies are beautiful spirals, but IC 2163 is different. This galaxy looks a bit like a huge eye. The spiral arms are like giant
Many stars are single, just like our own Sun. But there are also many twins and even triples in the Universe – two or three
What happens if you throw little sticks or dry pine needles in a camp fire? The flames get brighther and the air gets warmer, right?
Almost every galaxy in the Universe has a massive black hole in its core. With its gravity, the black hole sucks in material from its
Billions of years ago, the Universe experienced a baby boom of new stars. Back then, the number of stars that were born in galaxies was
Morning fog disappears when the sun rises. Can you imagine what happens when the sun would be much hotter and brighter? The fog will disappear
Adapted from Space Scoop – UNAWE. It takes nine months for a human baby to grow and 22-months for a baby elephant. But how long
A giant black hole in a distant galaxy is in for some heavy rain storms. Using ALMA, astronomers have discovered giant clouds of cold gas
Astronomers have detected oxygen in a distant galaxy. The galaxy is so far away that its light has taken 13.1 billion years to reach us.
By carefully looking at other people, you can guess how much they weigh. But if someone wears Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak, you have no idea