Astronomers may have found a molecule in the depths of space that could explain the origins of life.
A new crew including members from the United States and Russia is on its way to the International Space Station after launching the Soyuz capsule September 25.
Earth is known for its abundance of water. But where did that water come from in the first place and how did it get to our planet? Scientists have now discovered that much of our solar system's water probably originated as ice that first formed in interstellar space.
NASA Hubble Space Telescope has captured a new image of the galaxy DDO 68 and has found that while at first glance it appears to be a recently-formed galaxy in our cosmic neighborhood, it could actually be far older.
Scientists have taken a closer look at an iron-poor star and have found that the presence of massive stars in our early universe has major implications on the theory of star formation in the absence of heavy elements.
India's Mars Orbiter Spacecraft made a successful entry into the red planet's orbit September 24, 2014.
Astronomers have officially spotted the smallest exoplanet to have ever been found with water vapor.
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft has successfully beamed images of the first set of Martian observation that it collected eight hours after the orbital insertion.
Mars is getting a bit more crowded. India's Mars Orbiter Spacecraft successfully entered an orbit around the Red Planet this morning, Sept. 24, 2014.
Scientists have created new models that examine what happens when unstable clusters of newly formed protostars break up and explain why there are so many binary stars are present in the universe.
In the early morning hours of March 4, 2002, military officers in Afghanastan radioed a Chinook helicopter heading for the snowcapped peak of Takur Ghar. Unfortunately, the helicopter crash-landed after not receiving a key message; now, scientists have found that the reason for the missed message ma...
Scientists have taken a closer look at Uranus and Neptune and may have found an answer when it comes to their problematic chemical composition. The new findings provide new clues when it comes to understanding their formation.