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Hubble and Gaia Measure the Weight of Our Milky Way Galaxy

The Milky Way is surrounded by globular clusters, dense groups of stars that appear as yellow dots in this illustration. […]

Researchers Discover a New Dwarf Galaxy Orbiting the Milky Way

The Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way. Researchers have discovered another Milky Way satellite that’s […]

Rogue Stars Zip Through the Milky Way

Of the 20 hypervelocity stars found, only seven (in red) seem to originate from within the Milky Way. The remaining […]

How A Catastrophic Cosmic Collision Changed the Milky Way Forever

The Andromeda galaxy, which researchers think will collide with the Milky Way in billions of years. One new study shows […]

Astronomers Catch Milky Way Radio Waves Bouncing Off the Moon

(Credit: Ben McKinley, Curtin University/Icrar/Astro 3d. Moon Image Courtesy of NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University.) Radio waves from our home galaxy, the […]

Astronomers Find the Youngest Known Pulsar in the Milky Way

This composite image of Kes 75, the youngest known pulsar in the Milky Way, includes data from Chandra and the […]

Rogue Stars Zip Through the Milky Way

Of the 20 hypervelocity stars found, only seven (in red) seem to originate from within the Milky Way. The remaining […]

The Milky Way’s Stars Travel Far and Wide from their Birthplaces

The Milky Way Galaxy. (Credit: Serge Brunier) Mapping our galaxy’s formation and evolution would be pretty easy if stars just […]