Ancient galaxy found through gravitational lensing
Ancient galaxy found through gravitational lensing
Zooniverse citizen scientists find star system with five planets
Zooniverse citizen scientists find star system with five planets
Airborne SOFIA observatory studies formation of massive stars
Airborne SOFIA observatory studies formation of massive stars
Clean ice sheets sit right below Mars' surface, study reports
Clean ice sheets sit right below Mars' surface, study reports
Astronomers have new method of weighing solitary stars Astronomers have new method of weighing solitary stars
Accurately estimating a star's mass is critical to determining the mass and size of planets orbiting it. Read more >>
SpaceX launches reused booster from renovated launchpad SpaceX launches reused booster from renovated launchpad
NASA's willingness to fly reused vehicles could motivate commercial companies to do the same. Read more >>
Alien minerals unearthed at 60-million-year-old meteor strike site Alien minerals unearthed at 60-million-year-old meteor strike site
Geologists working in Scotland have uncovered traces of extraterrestrial minerals Read more >>
Mars-like worlds orbiting red dwarf stars may not be habitable Mars-like worlds orbiting red dwarf stars may not be habitable
Atmospheric loss caused by solar radiation would shorten the time such worlds are habitable. Read more >>
Network of Japanese companies announces comprehensive lunar program Network of Japanese companies announces comprehensive lunar program
Private-public partnership has raised $90 million to fund its first lunar orbiter and lander. Read more >>