In a recent study, researchers were able to detect the chemical elements needed to make stars, planets and people by examining the Virgo galaxy cluster. These elements were evenly distributed across millions of light years early in cosmic history.
Astrophysicists have created a startling new simulation of the evolution of our universe in startling detail. The new simulation is the most comprehensive to date.
It turns out that massive solar storms once battered Earth about 1,000 years ago.
Make sure to look up tonight. You'll be getting your last chance to see the last supermoon of the year in the October sky. It should be quite a sight; just remember to look up this evening as the moon rises.
Jupiter, Mars and Venus are creating a rare, cosmic triangle in the early morning skies this week. About an hour before dawn, you can see the three planets in a triangle-like conjunction.
Researchers recently found large amounts of alcohol and sugar molcules in the C omet Lovejoy, and the new evidence could be a source in the origin of life.
In a recent study, a team of astronomers found that the inner regions of stars are strongly magnetized. The new findings will help astronomers better understand the the life and death of stars.
The last of Pluto's moons, the mysterious Kerberos, has finally been revealed by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft. The new data and images complete the family portrait of Pluto's moons.
Scientists have compiled the largest astronomical image of all time.
A team of international astronomers have discovered 250 galaxies using NASA/ESA's Hubble Space Telescope.
Scientists have predicted a cool, new phase of superionic ice, a special form of ice that can be found on Uranus and Neptune.