Bright areas on Ceres may be geologically active
Bright areas on Ceres may be geologically active
Laurel Kornfeld - 3 hours ago
Ceres likely had more bright spots billions of years ago, when it experienced far more impacts.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 22, 2017
Scientists can now study black holes and neutron stars through both gravitational waves and electromagnetic radiation.
Harry Marcolis - Nov 21, 2017
The first-to-be-studied interstellar space rock appears to be a highly elongated, bullet-shaped object with a dark reddish hue.
Kathy Fey - Mar 11, 2015
The aftermath of a violent star explosion paints a glowing swath of color in space.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 30, 2015
Stunning picture of dark nebula is most detailed image yet.
Andrew McDonald - Dec 13, 2013
A surprise discovery in the Crab Nebula.
Laurel Kornfeld - 4 hours ago
Analysis of stellar occultation data from last summer suggests a possible satellite.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2017
New research reveals that black holes have much weaker magnetic fields than previously estimated.
Delila James - Dec 08, 2017
Researchers believe the black hole formed as the universe was shifting from a neutral, opaque environment to an ionized one, when the first stars began to emit light.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 08, 2017
Nearby Sirius, brightest star in Earth's night sky, obscured the brilliant cluster from view.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 06, 2017
A new study sheds light on the large, fast-moving gas clouds speeding throughout the cosmos.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 05, 2017
Astronomers have discovered a "hot Jupiter" that defies all expectations about such planets.
Jackie Flores - Nov 22, 2017
Using NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), researchers found the seasonal streaks on Marsexist only on slopes steep enough for dry grains to fall the way they do on the faces of active dunes
Laurel Kornfeld - Apr 21, 2014
A telescope in Chile captures the glow of a hydrogen cloud leftover from star-formation.
Laurel Kornfeld - Apr 21, 2013
Herschel provides a stunning view of the Horsehead Nebula.