Discovery of a massive spinning disc that questions the formation of galaxies

The discovery of a galaxy’s massive spinning disk, seen when the universe was only 10% of its current age, questions traditional models of galaxy formation, revealed research by the National Radio Astronomy Observatory published in the journal Nature. The detection of the rotating disk was made thanks to the Atacama Large Millimeter / submillimeter Array […]

A new theory explains the mysterious shape of the interstellar object Oumuamua

The mystery surrounding Oumuamua, the first interstate object known to have been a visitor to our Solar system, has been exposed in new research published in the journal Nature Astronomy. The text provides the first clues as to how it was formed and where it may have come from. The investigation, by Yun Zhang, of […]

We actually live in a giant bubble in space, the physicist suggests

This article originally appeared on VICE US. From our point of view here on Earth, the universe can seem like a relatively calm and static place. But astronomical observations over the past century have shown that this giant thing we live in, whatever it is, is mysteriously expanding faster and faster. The universe is not […]

They find a monstrous galaxy hidden in the universe

A team of astronomers announced the discovery of a galaxy far away from ours and of a monstrous size. The research, published this week in the magazine “Astrophysical Journal”, explains that this galaxy existed 12,000 million years ago, that her name is XMM-2599 and she created stars at an impressive speed that she alone was […]