January 31, 2016 7:30 am
Five-planet alignment can be seen in the morning sky with naked eyes till early February
October 02, 2012 1:15 pm
The comet already seems to be following the path of the Great Comet of 1690.
July 24, 2012 4:15 pm
Finding amino acids in interstellar space is a Holy Grail for astrobiologists.
April 08, 2012 2:24 am
Moon has identical titanium composition as Earth,research finds
September 09, 2011 11:09 am
This is the first definite detection of a previously unknown planet using this method.
August 26, 2011 12:15 am
Over the years,astronomers across the world have had problems in observing distant objects beacuse of a shimmering effect,which is caused due to the moving atmosphere.
January 17, 2011 5:09 pm
"It's the most accurate mass estimate ever obtained -- for a supermassive black hole," he said.
November 17, 2010 4:35 am
Astronomers have discovered what they say is a newly born black hole lurking in a nearby galaxy some 50 million light years from Earth.
April 29, 2010 8:58 am
Astronomers have for the first time detected ice and organic compounds on an asteroid,a pair of landmark studies.
February 28, 2010 10:47 pm
Astronomers are trying to explain how stars known as white dwarfs gain their fatal weight and explode....