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Two galaxies colliding. 'Kathryn's wheel' collision lights up galaxy
17 August 2015: A spectacular collision between galaxies has been spotted near the Milky Way. Two small star systems are slamming into each other, producing a colourful firework display.
An image of the ring around the star Lambda Orionis, made with the ESA Planck satellite. Rings and Loops in the stars: Planck's stunning new images
8 July 2015: A ring of dust 200 light years across and a loop covering a third of the sky: two of the results in a new map from the Planck satellite.
An artists rendition of the encounter of the pulsar with the companion star Astronomers predict fireworks from a close encounter of the stellar kind
3 July 2015: Astronomers are predicting a close encounter between a stellar remnant the size of a city and one of the brightest stars in the Milky Way.
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