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X-ray and radio composite view of the centre of the Milky Way galaxy by Chandra observatory and MeerKAT telescope.

New Panorama of the Milky Way Galaxy

New Panorama of the Milky Way Galaxy by Chandra X-ray observatory and MeerKAT radio telescope. The view shows above and below the galactic centre.

Grimpoteuthis imperator dumbo octopus recently discovered at Emperor Seamounts in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. Image: Alexander Ziegler

Cuteness Alert! New Species of Dumbo Octopus Identified

For the first time, biologists at the University of Bonn in Germany have identified a new species of Dumbo octopus called, Grimpoteuthis imperator, by using non-invasive methods.

Supermassive black hole shredding a star. Credit: DESY, Science Communication Lab

Watch Video: Black Hole Shreds Star Emits Neutrino That Reaches Earth

Black holes are big, bad and amazing. And they can shred a star to pieces - as this cool animation from the Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), a particle accelerator lab in Hamburg, Germany show...

Maypole Dancing

May 1 – Arrival of the Sun

May 1 is a day to celebrate the arrival of the Sun in many countries in the north for 2000 years, with dancing around a maypole and Morris Dancing in the UK

AG Carinae captured by Hubble Space Telescope on April 24, 2021.

Hubble Turns 31 Celebrates with Giant Exploded Star

Hubble Turns 31 Celebrates with Giant Exploded Star in this amazing image and video. AG Carinae is a Luminous Variable Star that exploded 1000s of years ago

Images of the Milky Way and the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) are overlaid on a map of the surrounding galactic halo. The smaller structure is a wake created by the LMC’s motion through this region. The larger light-blue feature corresponds to a high density of stars observed in the northern hemisphere of our galaxy. Credits: NASA/ESA/JPL-Caltech/Conroy et. al. 2021

All Sky Map of Milky Way’s Halo l NASA l ESA l Galaxy

NASA & ESA have created an All Sky Map of Milky Way's Halo. Our Galaxy is orbited by dwarf galaxy Large Magellenic Cloud & has dark matter in outer edges. Look at this amazing image!

Ingenuity Helicopter captured an imaged of its own shadow as it hovered above Mars during its maiden flight. Credit: NASA

NASA Flies Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars

NASA makes history as it Flies Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars. This is the first time an aircraft has been flown on another world, 117 years after the Wright Brothers made their first successful flight....

New Images of Black Hole at the centre of M87

New Images of a Famous Black Hole l Event Horizon Telescope

The Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration has taken unprecedented new Images of a famous Black Hole at the centre of galaxy M87 using data from 19 ground and space observatories and in different wavel...

These Microbes were Unknown to Science – Then They Were Found on the Space Station

Four species of bacteria were discovered living happily on the International Space Station (ISS) - and three of them are new to science! They were discovered by scientists from the US and India, worki...

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