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Many gas giant exoplanets waiting to be discovered

September 30, 2019

There is an as-yet-unseen population of Jupiter-like planets orbiting nearby Sun-like stars, awaiting discovery by future missions like…
A Fleeting Moment in Time: last breath of a dying star

January 22, 2019

European Southern Observatory’s Cosmic Gems Programme captures last breath of a dying star An evanescent shell of glowing…
Stuff that Planets Are Made of

October 9, 2018

UZH researchers have analyzed the composition and structure of far-away exoplanets using statistical tools. Their analysis indicates whether…
Magnetic fields impact atmospheric circulation of gas giant planets

August 10, 2018

Magnetic fields around a planet or a star can overpower the zonal jets that affect atmospheric circulation. New…
New way to detect young gas giants

June 20, 2018

University of Michigan researchers have developed a new technique of observing and discovering very young, very large planets.…
Where’s the Line Between Massive Planet and Brown Dwarf Star?

January 26, 2018

When is a Brown Dwarf star not a star at all, but only a mere Gas Giant? And…
A Galaxy Murder Mystery

January 20, 2017

It’s the big astrophysical ‘whodunnit’. Across the Universe, galaxies are being killed and the question scientists want answered…
Earthlike ‘Star Wars’ Tatooines may be common

March 30, 2015

Luke Skywalker’s home in “Star Wars” is the desert planet Tatooine, with twin sunsets because it orbits two…
Direct Evidence: Gas Giant Planet Undergoing Its Formation Confirmed

December 18, 2014

Studies concerning the formation of planets is a relatively young field of astronomy and astrophysics. The main reason for…
Elliptical galaxies: Chandra helps explain ‘red and dead galaxies’

June 2, 2014

  A new study looks at why some giant elliptical galaxies have such low levels of star formation…
X-ray laser FLASH spies deep into giant gas planets

March 12, 2014

Using DESY’s X-ray laser FLASH, researchers took a sneak peek deep into the lower atmospheric layers of giant…
Studying moons in Solar System as analogs for compact exoplanetary systems

September 12, 2013

Currently there are more than 800 known exoplanets, but this number may expand greatly according to the trends in…
New Exoplanet Research: Magnetic Fields Significantly Affect Hot Jupiter Atmospheres

August 29, 2013

Determining weather patterns in exoplanet atmospheres – hundreds to thousands of light years away – is extremely difficult.…
True colour of exoplanet measured for the first time

July 12, 2013

Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have, for the first time, determined the true colour of a…
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