Just be glad that these newly discovered jets of high-energy particles aren't pointing at us.
This galaxy is 13 billion years old, just 700 million years younger than the age of the Universe itself.
Scientists team up to publish crowdsourced data that catalogs more than 300,000 galaxies close to the Milky Way.
NASA's Swift satellite gives us the most detailed ultraviolent maps of the two nearest galaxies to Earth.
Everybody loves a swirly straw, even forming galaxies.
Densely populated galaxy clusters hold the key to seeing the impossible through the warping of space.
Two galaxies, each the size of our own, are smashing into one another. With explosive results.
The 100 Year Starship project is determined to get us excited about moving humanity into the stars with a new virtual tour of the galaxy.
To say that the newly discovered Phoenix Cluster of galaxies is "big" would be an understatement. In its entirety, the Phoenix Cluster is estimated to weigh twenty-five hundred thousand million times more than our sun, with a black hole at the center that's eating a sun a week, and Phoenix is pumping out baby stars like nobody's business.
An international team of astronomers has just made a rare find. They've spotted a rectangular-shaped galaxy that resembles an emerald-cut diamond. Named LEDA 074886, the dwarf galaxy is located 70 million light years away within a group of approximately 250 other galaxies.