The Large Magellanic Cloud isn't just a pretty satellite galaxy—it's also a future threat.
Astrophysicists measured all of the lights.
A galactic near-miss.
Also in space: A neighborhood of black holes, a new (and old) reason to study Venus' clouds, and the end of the Lunar XPrize.
An incredibly luminous snack.
A gallery of photos, visualizations, and other pictures of outer space.
Sadly it's not walkable
A new kind of space weather
These are the magnetic fields of the Magellanic Clouds
Plus, a harbor seal photobombs the Milky Way
Two holes in one!
Scanning a million nearby stars, the 'Breakthrough Listen' project will be the world's biggest hunt for ETs
Introducing the High-Definition Space Telescope
Dead stars do tell some tales
A Gallery Of Photos Curated By The Person Who Made Most Of Them
A quantum quandary
Our neck of the universe is not such a flat space after all.
It's just plane confusing.
But more importantly, we know a bit more about why the galaxy is the way it is.
Our solar system is just a tiny speck in the Milky Way.
Fast Radio Bursts have an origin story—and we're closer to learning what it is.
It was a neighboring galaxy, in a cluster, with the rope
What's the matter with dark matter?
The Gaia satellite charts stars like never before.