galaxy clusters

Hubble Captures Giant Lensed Galaxy Arc

[/caption] Less than a year ago, the Hubble Space Telescope's Wide Field Camera 3 captured an amazing image - a…

10 years ago

Emerging Supermassive Black Holes Choke Star Formation

[/caption] Located on the Chajnantor plateau in the foothills of the Chilean Andes, ESO's APEX telescope has been busy looking…

10 years ago

Pinning The Tails On Galaxy Clusters

[/caption] When it comes to understanding how galaxies behave both inside and outside of galaxy clusters, it would seem that…

10 years ago

New Dark Matter Census – The Hubble Survey

[/caption] Way off in the constellation of Virgo, galaxy cluster MACS J1206.2-0847 -or MACS 1206 for short - is making…

10 years ago

Bending The Rules – Exploring Gravitational Redshift

[/caption] Hey. We're all aware of Einstein's theories and how gravity affects light. We know it was proved during a…

10 years ago

Red-Burning Galaxies… Let’s Get The Party Started!

[/caption] Utilizing the Subaru Telescope, a research team of astronomers from the University of Tokyo and the National Astronomical Society…

10 years ago

Astronomers Find Giant Structures From the Early Universe

[/caption] Looking back to when our Universe was about half the age it is now, astronomers have discovered the most…

11 years ago

Team Finds Most-Distant Galaxy Cluster Ever Seen

[/caption] Like a location from Star Wars, this galaxy cluster is far, far away and with origins a long, long…

12 years ago

How Many Atoms Are There in the Universe?

It's no secret that the universe is an extremely vast place. That which we can observe (aka. "the known Universe")…

13 years ago