Latest Galaxy And Mass Assembly survey Stories
Australian astronomers are expecting two sky surveys will be on par to discover some 700,000 new galaxies in 2013.
Australian researchers note there could be another 700,000 galaxies out there ready to be found by a new telescope.
Word of the Day
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.