The aurora can be one of the most beautiful natural light displays on Earth with wavering lines of blue, green, purple and pink. Now, scientists have learned a bit more about this phenomenon.
Astronomers have discovered some never-before-seen structures within a dusty disc surrounding a nearby star.
Scientists have learned a bit more about the water of Mars.
NASA made an announcement Thursday regarding new information about Pluto that New Horizons has sent back.
Is asteroid mining possible? SpaceX may just make the endeavor actually feasible.
NASA is set to make an announcement about Pluto on Thursday, Oct. 8.
Scientists are planning on redirecting an asteroid near the moon in the 2020s in order to find out how best to deflect asteroids that may impede a course to the Red Planet in the 2030s.
Astronomers are taking a bit of a closer look at our galaxy's stellar nursery. They've released the most comprehensive images anyone has ever seen of the Milky Way Galaxy's cold interstellar gas clouds where new stars and solar systems are being born.
Finding life beyond Earth has been a major project for scientists across the world. But where exactly should researchers point these telescopes? Scientists are now comparing and ranking exoplanets to determine which ones most likely host life.
Scientists have developed a new method for measuring the mass of pulsars, which are highly magnetized rotating neutron stars that are formed from the remains of massive stars after they explode into supernovae.
NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has returned the best color - and the highest resolution - images to date of Pluto’s largest moon, Charon, and they show a complex history filled with violence.