THE FATE OF 3 GALAXIES

Our galaxy is on a collision course with Andromeda galaxy. In 2012, from the reading of Hubble telescope, scientists concluded that the collision of Milky Way and Andromeda is imminent and a sure thing to happen. Currently Andromeda galaxy is hurdling towards the Milky Way galaxy with a speed of nearly 110 Kilometers/second. But, don’t […]

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THE SHAPE OF THE MILKY WAY GALAXY

The universe is ever expanding. Out of the billions of galaxies floating across in the ocean of space in the universe, we live in a galaxy named Milky-Way. When we think about the universe, its size is incomprehensible. When we narrow it down to our galaxy, the size and the elements present in our galaxy […]

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JAMES WEBB SPACE TELESCOPE

The visible time machine. The telescopes. When we look into space, we are actually looking back in time. Just to give an example, the light takes 2.5 sec to reach us from the moon i.e. we are looking at the moon as it was 2.5 seconds ago. Similarly, if a galaxy or a star is […]

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