spitzer data

The Spitzer Space Telescope Captures Huge Star Factory

The biggest stars in the Universe are formed inside cosmic clouds of dust and gas, where they can leave some clues about their evolution and features for astronomers to find.  The nebula W51 is considered one of the most active-star...
worlds

Astronomers Succeeded in Finding 100 Cool Worlds Close to the Sun

Astronomers and a team of data-investigating volunteers part of the Backyard Worlds: Planet 9 (a citizen science project) have found 100 cool worlds close to the Sun. The discovered space objects are more massive than planets but smaller than stars...