Archives: Cosmos

Astronomers aiming to reconcile the observed and predicted masses of the Milky Way have discovered a vast cloud of neutral hydrogen surrounding our galaxy

The discovery that massive black holes existed billions of years earlier than thought possible is forcing a major rethink about galactic origins.

Researchers have reconfigured one of the Southern Hemisphere’s largest radio telescopes to confirm the extraterrestrial origins of puzzling radio energy

A new Australian joint venture aims to bring the age of personalised medicine closer.

You can’t break the laws of physics, but sometimes you can bend them.

The spin of extremely old and distant galaxies shows they are dominated by regular matter rather than the dark stuff.

New modelling describes how magnetic fields drive turbulent winds that can snuff out star formation.

Laboratory experiments offer a glimpse into why planets are not all created equal.

But apparent signs of recovery in two of New Zealand’s ice floes isn’t the good news it seems.

Sophisticated gas monitoring devices and satellite GPS data are starting to give scientists a fighting chance of forecasting devastating blasts.