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Gas Cloud

A Giant Gas Cloud Is Coming Toward Us At 700,000 Miles Per Hour

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 01.29.2016 | Science

An invisible cloud of gas is speeding toward our Milky Way galaxy at 700,000 miles per hour. But don't worry: It will take about 30 million years to g...

WATCH: Deadly Newborn Stars To Destroy Their Cosmic Womb

Space.com | Elizabeth Howell | Posted 07.05.2014 | Science

Massive young stars that will eventually destroy their own stellar nursery shine brightly in a dazzling new photo. Cosmic gas cloud Gum 15, which lie...

Newfound 'Cloud' Utterly Dwarfs Our Own Galaxy

natureheader | Ron Cowen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Astronomers have discovered the largest known gas cloud in the Universe. The mammoth nebula may be the first imaged filament of a spidery arrangement ...

Giant Telescope Spies Enormous Cloud In Space

Megan Gannon | Posted 07.18.2013 | Science

Astronomers have spied a huge gas cloud being pulled like taffy around the supermassive black hole at the heart of the Milky Way. Their observations ...

Monster Gas Cloud Could Be Birthing Stars

Posted 05.09.2013 | Science

By: Nola Taylor Redd Published: 05/08/2013 01:19 PM EDT on SPACE.com A never-before-seen interstellar network of gas between two nearby galaxies m...

Massive Black Hole Set To Gobble Up Celestial Snack

Posted 03.08.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 03/08/2013 05:22 AM EST on SPACE.com The giant black hole at the center of the Milky Way is preparing to gobble up ...