Auroras at Jupiter's poles act independently
Researchers take advantage of rare opportunity to observe polar regions through Juno mission and space telescopes.
Astronomers discover new details of 'monster' star-forming galaxies
A new study sheds light on the structure of the "monster galaxy" COSMOS-AzTEC-1.
University reports that celebrity astrophysicist Lawrence Krauss grabbed breast
Celebrity astrophysicist Lawrence Krauss is in trouble following a sexual harassment incident.
Rogue planet discovered beyond our solar system
A new study examines a strange rogue planet beyond the Milky Way.
Ancient moon life is a possibility, study says
A new study suggests the Earth's moon could have been habitable 3.5 to 3.8 billion years ago.
Andromeda might have cannibalized our sister galaxy
Scientists believe that Andromeda cannibalized the Milky Way's sister galaxy about 32 million years ago.
Astronomers capture first-ever image of planet birth
Researchers captured the first image of a newborn plant in formation.
Asteroid mining is the next big thing
Asteroid mining is a lucrative venture
ESA tests giant parachute for upcoming ExoMars mission
The ESA is testing their giant parachute in preparation of the 2021 ExoMars mission.
British-led space junk mission using RemoveDEBRIS satellite set for launch
A British-led space junk mission using the RemoveDEBRIS satellite is set to launch on April 2.
Astronauts manage stress to a superhuman degree
Astronauts have the ability to deal with massive amounts of stress, including spacewalks that often leave them bleeding.
MIT researchers think black holes release jet streams after absorbing stars
A new study suggests that black holes release jet streams after they absorb stars.
Scientists design 'conceptual spacecraft' for potential asteroid strike
Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have designed a "conceptual spacecraft" in case the asteroid Bennu hits the Earth in the year 2135.
Debris disks of comets are coming together to form exoplanets
Planets are forming from multiple sites instead of growing from just one site.
Drawing reveals white solar flare observed in 1886
Nature of teen's observation wasn't recognized until now.
Astronomers discover extremely luminous nova
First nova ever found in Small Magellanic Cloud is studied in multiple wavelengths.
Auroras at Jupiter's poles act independently
Researchers take advantage of rare opportunity to observe polar regions through Juno mission and space telescopes.
Early universe observations reaffirm existence of dark matter and dark energy
New data continues to reaffirm the existence of the inexplicable dark matter and dark energy.
Astronomers discover new details of 'monster' star-forming galaxies
A new study sheds light on the structure of the "monster galaxy" COSMOS-AzTEC-1.
University reports that celebrity astrophysicist Lawrence Krauss grabbed breast
Celebrity astrophysicist Lawrence Krauss is in trouble following a sexual harassment incident.
Rogue planet discovered beyond our solar system
A new study examines a strange rogue planet beyond the Milky Way.
Young galaxy's halo reveals clues to evolution and growth of ancient galaxies
The halo of a young galaxy Q2343-BX418 could shed light on the evolution and growth of the universe's early galaxies.
Ancient moon life is a possibility, study says
A new study suggests the Earth's moon could have been habitable 3.5 to 3.8 billion years ago.
Andromeda might have cannibalized our sister galaxy
Scientists believe that Andromeda cannibalized the Milky Way's sister galaxy about 32 million years ago.
A galactic collision influenced history of the Milky Way
According to a team of scientists, the Milky Way evolved about 10 billion years ago when it collided head-on.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield claims we could have reached Mars decades ago
Astronaut Chris Hadfield said we could have reached Mars years ago if we wanted to take the risk.
Astronomers capture first-ever image of planet birth
Researchers captured the first image of a newborn plant in formation.
Asteroid mining is the next big thing
Asteroid mining is a lucrative venture
Astronomers discover helium in exoplanet atmosphere for first time ever
For the first time ever, scientists have discovered helium in an exoplanet's atmosphere.
Scientists recreate gravity of Mars in Earth's sky
Canadian scientists recreated the gravity of Mars in the sky in preparation for the ExoMars rover mission in 2020.
Alien atmospheres could help in our understanding of exoplanets
Examining the nature of haze in laboratory-created alien atmospheres could help us better understand exoplanets.
ESA tests giant parachute for upcoming ExoMars mission
The ESA is testing their giant parachute in preparation of the 2021 ExoMars mission.
British-led space junk mission using RemoveDEBRIS satellite set for launch
A British-led space junk mission using the RemoveDEBRIS satellite is set to launch on April 2.
Astronauts manage stress to a superhuman degree
Astronauts have the ability to deal with massive amounts of stress, including spacewalks that often leave them bleeding.
Artificial meteor showers will soon be for sale
The world's first artificial meteor shower is happening in 2020, and soon anyone will be able to purchase them.
'Humanity Star' will plunge to Earth sooner than expected
The "Humanity Star" satellite is set to re-enter Earth's atmosphere earlier than expected.
MIT researchers think black holes release jet streams after absorbing stars
A new study suggests that black holes release jet streams after they absorb stars.
Scientists design 'conceptual spacecraft' for potential asteroid strike
Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have designed a "conceptual spacecraft" in case the asteroid Bennu hits the Earth in the year 2135.
Amateur astronomer discovers exocomets in Kepler data
Exocomets are smallest objects ever found orbiting a star other than the Sun.
Movement of sediment on ancient Mars may not have required water
Simulation shows alternate mechanism that required little water to transport surface material down slopes.
Titanium dioxide, ingredient in sunscreen, falls as snow on hot exoplanet
Understanding atmospheres of large exoplanets will help scientists better understand those of Earth-like worlds.
New technology enables closer observation of exoplanets
Ground-based telescopes will be able to capture detailed images of transiting exoplanets as followups to space-based discoveries.
Debris disks of comets are coming together to form exoplanets
Planets are forming from multiple sites instead of growing from just one site.
Drawing reveals white solar flare observed in 1886
Nature of teen's observation wasn't recognized until now.
Ancient Mars could have been cold and still had flowing liquid water
Presence of Antarctic lakes in spite of freezing temperatures inspired study of early Mars.
Scientists detect gravitational waves produced by colliding neutron stars
Ability to observe an event via both gravitational waves and light is a revolution for modern astronomy.