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Silly asteroid, rings are for Saturn! Not anymore. Astronomers have discovered an asteroid hosting a ring system of its very own.
Meet Herbig-Haro object HH 46/47, a very energetic youngster of a star 1,400 light-years away.
Thought to have the potential for liquid water, the three planets are close to Gliese 667C, a star about 22 light-years from home.
A newly released image of the planetary nebula taken in infrared light brings into view what normally can't be seen in visible light.
The potential comet of the century grazed the sun last week, and it now appears it didn't survive to put on a once-in-a-lifetime Christmas show for us.
The Chandra X-ray Observatory delivers astrophysicists another breathtaking first by capturing a dwarf galaxy smashing into a large spiral one.
Intergovernmental astronomy group the European Southern Observatory votes to begin construction on the world's largest optical/infrared telescope.
Astronomers at the ESO in Europe conclude that there are tens of billions of rocky planets in potentially habitable zones in our galaxy.
In just a few days, Jupiter, Mercury, and Venus will come together in the night sky in what is known as the "Dance of the Planets."