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Zoom Into The Mesmerizing Heart Of Our Own Milky Way Galaxy

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.01.2016 | Science

Ever wondered what it would be like to travel to the center of the Milky Way? Now you can find out. Sort of. The Hubble Space Telescope stared deep in...

Controversial Star Cluster Mystery Solved | Elizabeth Howell | Posted 08.31.2014 | Science

Super-bright galaxies powered by black holes have helped astronomers come up with the most accurate distance yet to the iconic Pleiades star cluster. ...

An Incredible Look at a Star Cluster

David J. Eicher | Posted 03.17.2014 | Science
David J. Eicher

The light your eye captures from this object tonight has traveled through space since Galileo first used a telescope.

LOOK: Spectacular New Photo Of Blue Star Cluster

Posted 04.22.2013 | Science

By: Miriam Kramer Published: 04/22/2013 07:35 AM EDT on An incredible new photo taken by a telescope in the Southern Hemisphere shows a ...

Black Hole Researchers Make Unexpected Find

Posted 10.03.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 10/03/2012 01:07 PM EDT on Black holes might seem too monstrous to keep company, but surprising new fin...

PHOTO: Hubble Spies Two Huge Star Clusters On Collision Course

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 08.16.2012 | Science

NASA's Hubble Telescope has sighted two massive star clusters about 170,000 light-years away that are about to join forces. The clusters are part o...

WOW: Ancient Stars Swarm Like Bees At Milky Way's Edge

Posted 05.09.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 05/09/2012 10:12 AM EDT on SCROLL DOWN FOR HUGE PHOTO. A ball of some of the oldest stars in the unive...

LOOK: Vast Star Cluster Shines In High-Res Hubble Telescope Image

Posted 03.17.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 03/16/2012 12:26 PM EDT on Hundreds of thousands of glittering stars shine in a cluster at the center of ...

WATCH: The Secret Of Surviving A Galactic 'Massacre'

Posted 02.15.2012 | Science

What's the best way to get old in this universe of ours? We're not talking 80 or 90 years here—try 13 billion. New research from the Max Planck Inst...