But we're not quite ready to trash general relativity.
But more importantly, we know a bit more about why the galaxy is the way it is.
But where is this stellar river heading?
Conventional wisdom has it that aliens should be either everywhere, or nowhere. A new model suggests they can be both.
Our neck of the universe is not such a flat space after all.
The Large Magellanic Cloud isn't just a pretty satellite galaxy—it's also a future threat.
Looking at the stars takes you back through time. All the way to the beginning.
Astrophysicists measured all of the lights.
Our solar system is just a tiny speck in the Milky Way.
A galactic near-miss.
What's the matter with dark matter?
It's just plane confusing.
Sadly it's not walkable
You can see your house from here
Get your glow from a galaxy far, far away
It's not a black hole or a worm hole, however
A map and a tweet-meet brought new findings to light
Hubble spots the most distant galaxy yet
It was a neighboring galaxy, in a cluster, with the rope
A long time ago, this galaxy formed far, far away
Dead stars do tell some tales
The finding is good news for the search for intelligent alien life
In 2015, 11 telescopes will link up to see the Milky Way as it's never been seen before