Astronomy, ESO, Planetary Formation
13 Apr , 2018 by Evan Gough
New images from the European Southern Observatory show the stunning variety of discs of gas and dust that surround young stars.
Astronomy, ESO, galaxies
4 Feb , 2018 by Matt Williams
An international team of astronomers recently discovered a fainter, older galaxy using the most extreme case of the gravitational microlensing technique to date
Astronomy, ESO, Stellar Evolution
24 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
Using the ESO’s Very Large Telescope Interferometer, an international team of astronomers has created the first detailed images of another star’s surface.
Astronomy, Black Holes, ESO
19 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
An international team of astronomers recently made the first-ever observation of a black hole in a nearby globular cluster
3 Dec , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new survey using the ESO’s Very Large Telescope found 72 never-before-seen galaxies in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field data.
Asteroids, Astronomy, ESO
20 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of international researchers shows that the interstellar asteroid `Oumuamua is pretty odd in terms of its appearance
Astronomy, ESO, Extrasolar Planets
15 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
The ESO has announced the discovery of an exoplanet around a nearby “quiet” red dwarf star, which makes it more likely to be habitable
7 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
According to a new study by an international team of scientists, Proxima Centauri could have dust belts that indicate the presence of more planets.
Astronomy, ESO, Gravitational Lensing
26 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of European astronomers recently conducted the first use of AI to identify 56 new gravitational lenses from a mountain of survey data.
14 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A study led by researchers from the ESO has discovered an extremely hot Jupiter-sized exoplanet that has titanium oxide in its atmosphere
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