Black holes are voracious eaters, but they don't have the nicest table manners.
The planets face supernovas, gamma-ray bursts and gravity-disrupting stars in the crowded center of the Milky Way.
Infrared images can help scientists peek behind the veil of enormous dusty clouds.
Object found hiding in a cloud of molecular gas believed to be an elusive type of black hole.
Researchers have never before witnessed this phenomenon, akin to a microscopic black hole.
N6946-BH1 has left the universe.
Discovering extra dimensions would help solve many of the universe's biggest mysteries, like why the universe is expanding at an accelerating rate.
Thanks to an enormous telescope network, scientists are now pushing the frontiers of what we know about the universe.
Launched a decade ago Thursday, the satellite has captured previously unseen phenomena and created new branches of astronomy.