Space telescope observations reveal clues to a critical period.
Andrew Masterson, Cosmos Magazine 13 May 2019
Gaia spacecraft, with pinpointing help from VLT Survey Telescope at Paranal Observatory, maps more than one billion stars in galaxy.
(c) European Southern Observatory 2 May 2019
Event Horizon Telescope Project captures first-ever black hole as seen in M87
(c) Event Horizon Telescope collaboration, et al; 10 Apr 2019
(c) ESA, 13 Dec 2018
Gazing up at the sky can prove truly inspirational under the right conditions. On most parts of the Big Island, here in Hawaii, a combination of factors including low levels of light pollution and consistent ocean winds usually provide us with spectacular star gazing opportunities. Some of the best views can be had during night trips to the summit of Mauna Kea.
Chinadaily.com, 11 July 2018
Barred Spiral Milky Way. (c) Illustration Credit: R. Hurt (SSC), JPL-Caltech, NASA
Chasing dark matter with the oldest stars in the Milky Way,
Phys.org, 24 Jan 2018
Phys.org, Sloan Digital Sky Survey, 29 March 2017
(c) John Wilson (University of Virginia)
Scientific American, Mara Johnson-Groh, 27 March 2017
(c) NASA, ESA