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Fornax dwarf galaxy

Dark matter search narrows

“Missing in action” WIMPs rule out certain types of dark matter.

Unknown objects at the limits

Unknown objects at the limits

NASA telescope finds hundreds of new objects, and astronomers have no idea what they are.

The Crab Nebula

The Case of the Cosmic Crab

Famous Crab Nebula keeps astronomers guessing after emitting ‘superflares’

Artist's impression of a pulsar

Taking the pulse of the universe

CSIRO and NASA scientists are working to unlock the secrets of pulsars.

Crab Nebula

Crab’s candle starts to flicker

Famous nebula’s steady nature thrown into doubt through new X-ray observations.

Super-blast amazes scientists

Super-blast amazes scientists

Stellar nova explosion releases radiation in a way previously thought impossible.