September 26, 2021 7:35 pm
Are stars “nocturnal” and disappear in the daytime? Of course not, they radiate light during the day as intensely as they do in the night
August 03, 2021 6:28 pm
Humans aren’t the only species that navigate by starlight. Animals from birds to dung beetles may do it, too — and might become disoriented as our city lights drown out the heavens.
April 04, 2021 6:23 pm
Shooting stars do have a nomenclature and it might be a little confusing. A meteoroid, meteor and meteorite are the terms used for describing the space debris.
August 25, 2019 6:16 pm
Observations from the SN 2016iet supernova led scientists and astronomers to rethink the way giant stars ended in the universe earlier.
July 27, 2019 2:45 pm
NGC 4147 was discovered by British astronomer William Herschel in 1784, who described the globular cluster as "very bright, pretty large, gradually brighter in the middle."
June 25, 2018 9:55 pm
Scientists have come closer to understanding how different chemical elements are found around stars that are part of supermassive clusters.
March 20, 2018 6:58 pm
A study shows that the interstellar space rock 'Oumuamua' could have originated from a binary star system.
January 11, 2018 9:07 pm
Scientists will launch a space telescope in the near future, to understand the effect stars have on planets. The studies will help understand if the planets orbiting these stars could have life on them.
January 05, 2018 6:07 pm
A constellation has been found to have more stars than previously estimated, as per researchers studying the Tarantula nebula.
January 04, 2018 10:00 pm
Scientists have confirmed that Tabby's Star brightens and dims due to surrounding dust, and not an alien megastructure.