Colorful animation shows a flight over dwarf planet Ceres, where surface materials are shown in shades of blue.
Study finds that the moon was formed from a 'head-on collision' between the Earth and a "planetary embryo" called Theia.
A new study is shedding light on the origin of the universe and examines the symmetry and asymmetry between space and time together.
A massive cloud has actually boomeranged back to our galaxy.
Researchers found that a giant gas cloud known as the "Smith Cloud" is heading for the Milky Way's disk.
Ancient clay tablets reveal that Babylonians actually managed to use geometry to calculate the position of Jupiter.
Scientists have gathered tiny fungi that take shelter in Antarctic rocks and have found that after sending them to the International Space Station, they were able to survive in conditions similar to those on Mars.
The Milky Way galaxy may have a clean and "tidy" galactic neighbor. Researchers have gotten a closer look at IC1613, a dwarf galaxy in the constellation of Cetus.
Giant star clusters may "adopt" stray gases in order to create new stars.
Astronomers have captured the image of a 'clean and tidy' galaxy, which also happens to be the Milky Way's neighbor. The observations were carried out using the ESO's Very Large Telescope.
Researchers found that galaxy cluster environments are not characterized solely by mass but by their formation history as well.