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Galaxy Evolution

The Music of the Galaxies

Mario Livio | Posted 10.05.2014 | Science
Mario Livio

In spite of its limited scientific value as an illustration of galaxy evolution, Hubble's musical tuning fork continues to provide an almost poetic depiction of the beautifully rich cosmic treasure of galaxies. In this sense, it is the modern equivalent of the "music of the spheres" of antiquity.

WATCH: 'Quenched' Galaxy Puzzle Solved With Help From Hubble

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 08.01.2013 | Science

New observations from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have helped astronomers crack a longstanding puzzle about galaxy evolution. For years, scientist...

Galaxy Evolution Discovery Takes Scientists By Suprise

Posted 10.23.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 10/23/2012 07:20 AM EDT on SPACE.com Disk galaxies like our own Milky Way put the finishing touches on their stun...