Apocalypse Preview: A Distant Dead Planet Could Mirror Earth’s Final Fate

Just recently, while looking deep into outer space at a distant star, astronomers have spied an orbiting fragment of a dead, shattered planet. What’s interesting is that this planet could be a... Read more »

Take A Trip To The Center Of Our Galaxy With A New Milky Way Visualization

A new ultra-high-definition visualization allows you to take a look at the center of the Milky Way. You can check the 360-movie at the end of this article. That is an incredible... Read more »

Magnetar At The Center of The Milky Way Revealed As A Potential Source Of Fast Radio Bursts

In recent studies, the scientists focused on two pulses of radio waves emitted by a magnetar at the center of the Milky Way. The new research shed more light on magnetars, mysterious dead... Read more »

Life On Earth Threatened By An Upcoming Collision Between Milky Way And Large Magellanic Cloud

A dwarf galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud, approaches the Milky Way, and the collision between Milky Way and Large Magellanic Cloud would bring the end to life on Earth. Another consequence of... Read more »

A Potential Event may Trigger the Black Hole Located in the Middle of the Milky Way

It seems that the lifespan of the Milky Way may come earlier than it was first expected. A new paper notes that the Milky Way seems to be on a crash-course trajectory... Read more »

A Catastrophic Galactic Collision Knock Us Out Of The Milky Way And Send Us Into Interstellar Space

The latest research conducted by astrophysicists at Durham University, UK, predicts that the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) could hit the Milky Way in two billion years. It seems that this collision could... Read more »

NASA Shows Impressive Images Of Black Holes Colliding – Our Milky Way Will Also Collide With Andromeda One Day

After “just” a billion years, eventually, the black holes of two merging galaxies are colliding together in the most colorful scenery photographed by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. Galaxy merger process can over... Read more »

Astronomers Spotted A Star That’s 13.5 Billion Years Old

The Solar System is exceptionally old by our standards. The Sun which is sitting at its center is thought to be over 4.6 billion years old, and this is a quite a... Read more »

Milky Way’s Inner Stellar Halo and Thick Disk Formation

The chemo-dynamical studies of the stellar halo near the Sun have shown the existence of streams, clumps and the interaction between orbital parameters and the stars’ chemical great amount in our Galaxy.... Read more »

Our Galaxy Is In Its Second Life, Claims Japanese Scientist

A long time ago, the Milky Way died and then it came back to life, explains a Japanese scientist after analyzing the data on the chemical composition of the stars inside the... Read more »