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Distant Galaxy Resembles a TIE Fighter: Features and Other Details Revealed

The Universe has never been a quiet place nor the most suitable one for space objects and other cosmic features. It's actually full of gas and dust, and it creates some odd yet intriguing shapes, such as butterflies, massive pillars,...

Researchers Reveal How Black Holes Create X-Shaped Galaxies

Black holes are some of the most enigmatic celestial objects in the Universe, as researchers have always been bewildered at how these bodies came to be. One particular structure black holes were noticed to have, was creating X-shaped galaxies, and...

Gas Collisions Prevent the Formation of Stars in Galactic Bars

The NGC carries an impressive trait in the form of a bar that is present in the middle of the galactic core. However, despite an excess of available material, stars will not form in this region. A team of researchers...
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The Milky Way Galaxy Can Expel Stars To The Outer Stellar Halos

The Milky Way is a massive galaxy with a rich history that is filled with powerful events. A new paper elaborated by a team of researchers argues that clusters of supernovas can facilitate the appearance of suns with unusual orbits...
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Supermassive Black Hole Jets and Their Impact on Gaseous Clouds Observed in a Distant Galaxy

By using the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA), a team of researchers found the first image picturing disturbed gaseous clouds. This is a revolutionary discovery that shows the depths of the evolution of galaxies in the Universe. The disruption was...

Dark Matter Halos Surround Massive Cores Of The Galaxies Across The Universe

Just like the dark matter that they are made of, dark halos have not been observed directly. But with the help of gravitational lensing, the detailed distribution of dark matter can be probed. A dark matter halo is a region...

Clash Between Two Dwarf Galaxies Brings A New Galaxy To Life

A team of astronomers has observed the clash between two dwarf galaxies, and the result has been quite impressive. The merger between two galaxies can be a highly reactive phenomenon, especially if a large amount of cosmic gas is present....

New Study Observes Explosion Bigger than the Big Bang

The most massive explosion ever seen in the history of the Universe broke through a plasma cloud a few hundreds of millions of years ago, making it the most massive blow off ever seen by astronomers since the Big Bang,...

Hubble Space Telescope Captured Stunning Image of a Galaxy’s Core

The ESA/NASA Hubble Space Telescope has managed to capture a magnificent image of the core region of a barred spiral galaxy known as NGC 3887. The galaxy is located about 60 million light-years distance in the southern constellation of Crater (The Cup). It is...

Planets’ Size Matters in the Galaxy, According to a Recent Study

According to NASA's Exoplanet Archive, scientists succeeded so far to identify more than 4,000 exoplanets. When how those exoplanets behave or where they can be found, we have many possibilities. Yet, we don't know exactly why when it comes to...