W50 is now a giant manatee nebula

The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) has captured a new view of a 20,000-year old supernova remnant - offering additional clues to the history of the giant cloud which bears a distinct resemblance to the Florida Manatee.

Twin black holes surprise scientists

Astronomers are scratching their heads after discovering not one, but two black holes at the center of a globular star cluster - something they didn't think was possible.