It was a spacey night at the 86th Academy Award as 'Gravity' scooped seven awards. NASA congratulates the cast and crew for dominating the night.
M83, a nearby spiral galaxy, has recently provided astronomers and scientists with exciting new information. The latest it has to offer is a detailed black hole named MQ1, which Australian astronomers found earlier this week.
Scientists track sunspots that are part of active regions, which often produce large explosions on the sun such as solar flares and coronal mass ejections, or CMEs.
Galaxies are present in a variety of forms in today’s universe. But till date scientists have failed to explain why different forms of galaxies exist. But a new study claims that the answer lies in the rate at which the galaxies spin.
In a latest finding, a team of NASA scientists have found evidence of water on a Martian meteorite, suggesting biological processes might have occurred on the Red Planet some millions of years ago.
To say space research is a waste of money is wrong. For every US$1 put into US space agency, its citizens get US$10 as payback; in Japan and the European Union that amount is more than US$3.
NASA has teamed up with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the two space programs will launch the Global Precipitation Measurement mission today at 1:37 p.m. EST.
NASA could have prevented one of its scariest events that occurred during July month's space walk, when the Italian astronaut NASA could have prevented one of its scariest events that occurred during July month’s space walk, when the Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano’s found his helmet flooded wi...
Using a novel technique a team of researchers at the Penn State University have detected water in the atmosphere of a planet that is as enormous as Jupiter and is seen orbiting the nearby star tau Bootis
The Kepler Space Telescope has been inactive since May of 2013, but the probe’s data has led astronomer’s to discover 715 new planets, NASA Ames Research Center reported today.
We’ve spoken in great deal about those astronauts up in the International Space Station. But aside from their contributions to the space program, have we really elaborated on their contributions to the world?