The planet 2MASS J2126 and its parent star TYC 9486-927-1 constitute the widest planetary system known.
The brightest known ultra metal-poor star to date would unlock some secrets of the universe, according to scientists.
Remnants of the stellar explosion was first spotted last year.
While suggesting that the possibility of habitable planets in globular clusters, two scientists argue life could be exciting in such clusters.
The technique can help researchers ascertain characteristics of distant stars and examine planets in its system to see if they can support life.
Researchers find that a potentially habitable planet is only 14 light years away.
The star was similar to the sun and the black hole about a million times massive. The black hole is located 300 million light years away.
Data from KIC 8462852 showed unusual dimming of the star's light which led to the speculation that it an alien megastructure around it was harnessing energy.
Kepler 438b was recognized as an Earth-like planet after its discovery.
Researchers discovered that high wind speeds on the exoplanet HD 189733b are caused due to large day and night temperatures.
A star is being observed by alien hunters
Astronomers have discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting a single star in a two-star system, nearly 3,000 light-years away.
Researchers have found the Sun's "long-lost brother" which is believed to be born from the same cloud of gas and dust as our Sun.
Researchers have recently discovered a frosty brown dwarf star that happens to be a close neighbor of the Sun.
Scientists have discovered the largest ever yellow hyper-giant star that is 1,300 times the diameter of the Sun. The star is being dubbed as HR 5171.