Nasty 1: NASA’s Hubble Telescope Observes Stellar Apocalypse

Nasty 1: NASA’s Hubble Telescope Observes Stellar Apocalypse

Astronomers at NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have found a star in the vast chasm of space that is currently in the middle of a stellar apocalypse. This star has baffled astronomers for decades, considering it is something that has never been seen before in the cosmos. Astronomers at NASA have now dubbed this killer of cosmic […]

Nova Vulpeculae 1670 Discovered to Be a Rarity in the Universe

Nova Vulpeculae 1670 Discovered to Be a Rarity in the Universe

Over 340 years ago, Renaissance astronomers discovered a bright star in the night sky, one that was not a nova, but a collision between two stellar bodies. The luminosity of the cosmic collision was more magnificent than a nova, but less extraordinary than a supernova. Now, new observations have been made using the Atacama Pathfinder […]

Nebula Reveals Two Undiscovered Stars

Nebula Reveals Two Undiscovered Stars

New images taken by the European Space Agency’s VISTA survey telescope reveal two undiscovered stars located in the Trifid Nebula. The VISTA telescope uses infrared red light so that it can peer through the star-dust of the Milky Way Galaxy and look further into the cosmos where astronomers could not see before. In one of […]

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