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Scientists discover distant galaxy 1,000 times brighter than Milky Way

Scientists discover distant galaxy 1,000 times brighter than M...

The discovery was published in Astrophysical Journal Letters DNA, 1 month ago

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Indian scientists discover 'Saraswati' -- a supercluster of galaxies

A team of Indian astronomers has discovered an extremely large supercluster of galaxies -- as big as 20 million billion suns -- which they have named Saraswati, Pune-based Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics said. This is one of the largest known structures in the neighbourhood of the universe, 4,000 million light-years away from Earth and roughly more than 10 billion years old, IUCAA said. Its mass extends over the scale of 600 million light years, it said. Scientists of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Indian scientists discover supercluster of galaxies  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago Astronomers discover orbiting supermassive black holes  Prokerala1 month ago

Key ingredient of life found circling infant stars

Two teams of astronomers said today they have for the first time detected a key chemical building block of life swirling around infant stars that resemble our Sun before its planets formed. The molecule, methyl isocyanate, "plays an essential role in the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

A cold, close brown dwarf discovered near sun

A brown dwarf, which is a little more than 100 light years away from the sun, has been discovered by the astronomers with the help of a new citizen-science tool that was released earlier this year to pinpoint new worlds lurking in the outer reaches of our ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Sun's core rotates four times faster than its surface: study

The Sun's core rotates nearly four times faster than its surface, according to a "surprise" finding that may reveal what the solar body was like when it formed. Scientists had assumed the core was rotating like a merry-go-round at about the same speed as the ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

The road to the discovery of 'Saraswati'

Saraswati spreads across 600 million light years and is four billion light years away from's Utkarsh Mishra reports. A 15 year study by a group of Indian scientists has resulted in the discovery of Saraswati, one of the biggest superclusters of galaxies found so far. It spreads across 600 million light years and is four billion light years away from Earth. The findings were published in The Astrophysical Journal by Joydeep Bagchi of the Inter University Centre for Astronomy ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Eight-legged tiny animal will outlive the Sun: study

The tardigrade - an eight-legged micro-animal - has been named the world's most indestructible species, after scientists discovered that the creature will survive until the Sun dies. Researchers from University of Oxford in the UK found that the tardigrade ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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