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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have discovered what may be the smallest-known black hole in the Milky Way galaxy and the closest to our solar system - an object so curious that they nicknamed it 'the Unicorn.'
PETALING JAYA: An astronomer from Universiti Malaya (UM) is the first author to publish data from captured images of the closest look at a violent jet emitted by a supermassive black hole.
French astronomers have caught a glimpse into the depths of the early Universe, for the first time seeing the incandescent filaments of hydrogen gas known as the "cosmic web".
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have spotted a planet orbiting a star relatively near our solar system that may offer a prime opportunity to study the atmosphere of a rocky Earth-like alien world - the type of research that could aid the hunt for extraterrestrial life.
We eat a complex amalgamation of compounds/elements at every meal, and much of it may be considered as food “dark matter”.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A fresh examination has revealed new details about the first black hole ever detected - which was spotted in 1964 and became the subject of a friendly wager between renowned scientists - including that it is bigger than previously known.
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - A miniature rover being developed to explore the Moon's surface is on track to join the search for water there, its Hungarian inventors believe - using a device that weighs less than a bag of sugar.
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' first mission to Mars is set to reach the red planet and enter its orbit on Tuesday following a seven-month, 494 million km journey, allowing it to start sending data about the Martian atmosphere and climate.
Interstellar object that sped through our solar system in 2017 was alien technology, says top astronomer.
Worlds Of Wonder columnist Kaleon Rahan marks his 25th anniversary of writing the column with a look back at his most memorable moments.