Star Formation - Photograph of Galaxy Cluster NGC-6240

Star Formation Started Earlier than Thought

Star formation was the subject of an ESA study using the Hubble Telescope. Find out why what they didn’t find was more important than what they did. (4:00 min read)

Dark Energy Diagram Showing Cosmic Voids in Green

Measuring Dark Energy Just Got Way More Precise

Measuring dark energy has always relied on supernovas. Find out about a more accurate technique and how it sheds light on this and other mysteries. (4:30 read time)

Fast Radio Bursts Received by Radio Telescope

Fast Radio Bursts Solve Missing Matter Mystery

Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are a mystery in themselves. Find out how they enabled scientists to determine the mass of conventional matter in the Universe. (4:30 read time)

Galaxy Formation: Artists' Conception of Wolfe Disk Galaxy

Galaxy Formation: New Wolfe Disk Upends Old Theories

Galaxy Formation in the early Universe was thought to be a chaotic series of collisions. Find out how a newly discovered disk galaxy calls that idea into question. (4:00 min read)

Starlink Satellite - View of Earth

Starlink Satellites or Clear Skies – Which Comes First?

Starlink satellites are part of a plan to provide satellite internet access to everyone. Find out how they affect astronomy and stargazing worldwide. (6:00 min read)

Laws of Nature Blackboard with Formulas

Laws of Nature May Not Be Constant After All

The Laws of Nature are said to be constant throughout the universe. Find out how a new study challenges this fundamental principle of science. (5:00 min read)

Something Versus Nothing - Big Bang Explosion

Something Versus Nothing: Can Neutrinos Explain It?

Most of us have asked ourselves why there is something versus nothing in the universe. Find out how neutrino particles point to the answer. (5:00 min read time)

Apollo 13 Service Module Damage

Apollo 13: The Hero’s Journey as Successful Failure

Apollo 13 is now remembered by NASA as a “successful failure.” Find out how the crew narrowly escaped death, becoming heroes along the way. (8:00 min read)

Faint Satellite Galaxies Network Diagram with Milky Way in Centre

Can Faint Satellite Galaxies Solve Dark Matter Mystery?

We may have 150 faint satellite galaxies orbiting the Milky Way. Find out how this could help explain the mystery of dark matter in the universe. (4:00 min read)