NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently captured a rather impressive image of the irregular NGC 5253 galaxy.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured an image of the spiral galaxy ESO 499-G37, seen below against a backdrop of distant galaxies, scattered with nearby stars.
A recent image snapped by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope illustrates numerous luminous galaxies glowing just like fireflies on a dark night.
NASA's stalwart Hubble Space Telescope has snapped a beautiful galaxy that, with its reddish and yellow central area, seems rather like an spectacular explosion from a Hollywood movie.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently captured an impressive view of the center of globular cluster NGC 6362.
The nearby star Fomalhaut does host a massive exoplanet after all, say NASA scientists following a second look at Hubble data.
NASA astronomers describe NGC 3344 as a "glorious" spiral galaxy around half the size of the Milky Way, which lies some 25 million light-years distant.
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has snapped a dazzling image of the globular cluster Messier 69, or M 69 for short.
NASA’s Hubble space telescope has snapped a picture of galaxy NGC 4183, seen below with a beautiful backdrop of distant galaxies and nearby stars.
Astronomers have pieced together the deepest-ever view of the universe, peering back more than thirteen billion years.
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured a sharp image of NGC 4634, a spiral galaxy seen exactly side-on.
NASA has released an image of a supernova (SN 2004dg) that occurred in NGC 5806, a spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo (the Virgin) located approximately 80 million light years from Earth.
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope recently captured a stunning image of the globular cluster Messier 56.
When it comes to intergalactic real estate, our solar system boasts quite a enviable location as it is part of a big spiral galaxy known as the Milky Way which is kept company by numerous dwarf galaxies.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently observed two clusters full of massive stars that appear to be in the early stages of merging.
NASA has confirmed the discovery of a fifth moon orbiting the icy dwarf planet Pluto.
Relatively few galaxies are endowed with the sweeping, luminous spiral arms or brightly glowing center of our own Milky Way galaxy.
An international team of astronomers have positively identified significant changes in the atmosphere of a planet located beyond our solar system.
Charles Messier, the famous 18th century French astronomer, may have cataloged over 100 galaxies and clusters, even though he was primarily interested in comets.
Just like human eyes, the Hubble Space Telescope can't observe the sun directly - so NASA scientists plan to study Venus's solar transit in June by using the moon as a mirror.