A pair of solar scientists found Mercury's dust ring while searching for the dust-free region around the sun. The study could aid scientists to understand how planets formed in the solar system billions of years ago.
Space March 13, 2019
Cosmic dust particles are leftover particles that existed since the formation of the Solar System. These ancient particles were previously found only in Antarctica and the deep ocean.
Space December 6, 2016
Astronomers have detected some interstellar dust passing through the ringed planet, Saturn. These dust particles, discovered to have a similar chemical makeup, could shed light on how planets and stars take shape.
Space April 19, 2016
An ancient galaxy has been imaged, and astronomers found vast amounts of dust in the ancient body. Why is this finding so unusual?
Space March 2, 2015