All About Astronomy
Celestial World. All About Astronomy. People have shown interest in the stars for a very long time. That enduring passion is one of the many reasons that astronomy has maintained its popularity
Closer to the Wind
Possibly the Youngest Galaxy Ever Seen, an irregular dwarf galaxy about 45 million light-years away is seen in this image from NASA. NASA/ESA/A. Schaller
Merging Galaxies Bursting With Light - NGC 2207 and IC 2163 Just like our Milky Way galaxy, NGC 2207 and IC 2163 are sprinkled with many star systems known as X-ray binaries, which consist of a star in a tight orbit around either a neutron star or a stellar-mass black hole.
Dazzling Views Show Saturn Moon Titan's Surface Like Never Before
The mysterious surface of Saturn's huge moon Titan comes into gloriously sharp focus in newly released photos captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
Unexplained 'Security Issue' Keeps National Solar Observatory Facility Shuttered
It's been more than a week, and a National Solar Observatory (NSO) facility in New Mexico is still closed for an undisclosed "security issue."
NASA Juno finds Jupiter's Jet-Streams Are Unearthly
Data collected by NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter indicate that the atmospheric winds of the gas-giant planet run deep into its atmosphere and last longer than similar atmospheric processes found here