The nebula is blazing like a cosmic bonfire in this amazing new image

A new image of the Flame Nebula shows the interstellar cloud we have never seen before. A team of astronomers using the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX) telescope has captured the star-forming region in radio wavelengths and revealed details we had never seen before. The Flame Nebula, located close to the famous Horsehead Nebula, is part … Read more

Take a look at the largest and most detailed 3D map of the universe ever made

The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), currently pointing toward the sky from its home in the Nicholas U. Mayall Telescope at the Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona, is tasked with mapping the expansion of space, examining dark energy and creating the most detailed 3D map of the universe that has ever been put together. … Read more