Every blob and dot of light you can see in this picture shows where a black hole is lurking. NASA’s NuSTAR space observatory has revealed hundreds of them scattered throughout the cosmos.
Why did a star turn itself inside out when it blasted itself to bits?
Vast supernova remnant harbours a magnetised neutron star, a pulsar, that emits ‘superflares’.
Astronomers’ research on celestial bodies may have an impact on the human body.
Huge X-ray flare seen as a dense star gobbles up part of another star.
Australian team develops new method to hunt the Milky Way’s most monster stars.
Collision between galaxies has spawned a wave of black hole birth.
Spectacular new view of the Andromeda Galaxy shows stars coming and going.
Famous nebula’s steady nature thrown into doubt through new X-ray observations.