Astronomers have reported the discovery of one of the most distant galaxies, dubbed Abell2744 Y1.
Astronomy and Astrophysics Letters
Astronomers have found a gas cloud in the Universe that is the largest known to humanity. It is about 2 million light years across and reveals “cosmic web”. Read more…
The Gemini Planet Imager (GPI) – reportedly the “most powerful planet-finder” in the world – has started taking images of the planets outside of our solar system and analyzing them. Read more…
Scientists have found a new class of stars in universe, dubbed as “hypervelocity stars” moving with such a high speed that they are out of gravitational grip of the Milky Way galaxy. Read more…
Scientists have noted that perhaps our universe is either very close to collapse or it has already started collapsing bringing it closer to its end.
Journal of High Energy Physics
Astronomy initially showed that our universe expanded after its coming into being and they are of the opinion that after a limit of expansion, it will start to collapse but we are not sure whether this collapse will happen and if it will happen, when it will happen. Read more…