Galaxy formation and evolution
The study of galaxy formation and evolution is concerned with the processes that formed a heterogeneous universe from a homogeneous beginning, the formation of the first galaxies, the way galaxies cha...
Galaxy formation and evolution - Wikipedia
Dueling black holes strange bedfellows in galaxy merger
Astronomers catch rare glimpse of two black holes left over after galaxies merge
Farthest Galaxy Detected
Caltech researchers have reported the detection of the farthest object yet, galaxy EGS8p7. At more than 13.2 billion years old, it provides a fascinating glimpse of the very early universe, just 600,0...
About 30 Percent Of Stars In The Milky Way Moved From Original Orbits
Scientists have discovered that throughout the Milky Way, stars change orbits and migrate over time. A new map of the galaxy shows changes and stellar migration patterns, the first evidence derived by...
The Milky Way galaxy is INSIDE OUT. We KNEW it, mutter astroboffins
New data from the European Space Agency's Gaia-ESO project has confirmed that our Milky Way galaxy grew from the inside out, backing up theories espoused in the standard model of the Big Bang.
Galaxy formation and evolution - Black holes role
Some scientists believe that black holes may have played an important role in the creation of the universe in this interesting video from BBC science show 'S...
Galaxy merger
This artist’s impression shows the merger between two galaxies leading to the formation of a disc galaxy.Galaxy mergers can occur when two (or more) galaxies collide. They are the most violent type...
Galaxy merger - Wikipedia
Dueling black holes strange bedfellows in galaxy merger
Astronomers catch rare glimpse of two black holes left over after galaxies merge