It turns out that the sun undergoes a type of seasonal variability with its activity waxing and waning over the course of nearly two years. The findings reveal a bit more about the 11-year cycle of the sun.
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has captured an unprecedented view of the surface of Juno, one of the largest members of our solar system's main asteroid belt.
ALMA has captured an image of a lensed galaxy that reveals a near-perfect Einstein ring. The new images are the highest resolution ever taken with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA).
Scientists have discovered that lava tubes on the moon exist and, in the future, may provide shelter from cosmic radiation in space exploration.
Scientists have discovered a set of wispy, green objects that are the ghosts of quasars that flickered to life and then faded away.
Sky gazers, take note; the world will witness the shortest lunar eclipse of the century this Saturday. Look to the skies in the early morning to see a show that you won't want to miss.
Astronomers may have discovered baby galaxy clusters in our distant universe that could reveal a bit more about galaxy evolution and the role played by dark matter in shaping these clusters.
Scientists have taken a closer look at the massive star-forming region, IRAS 16547-4247, and have learned a little bit more about how monstrous stars are born.
Luke Skywalker's home planet, Tatooine, may actually be common in the universe. Scientists have found that rocky, desert planets with twin suns may be widespread.
Scientists may have found more evidence for water on Mars.
New findings published in the journal Science went out to discover more about that large-scale structure of the universe that cannot simply be picked up with the naked eye. Researchers used two telescopes to work on better identifying these mysterious galatic ghosts, known more formally as dark matt...