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'Blood moon' century's longest eclipse, amazes viewers
'Blood moon' century's longest eclipse, amazes viewers
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 22, 2019
The "blood moon" captivated viewers around the world in the century's longest eclipse.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 22, 2019
A new study examines ancient blue meteorite crystals to shed light on the Sun's highly active early years.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 21, 2019
The discovery of water in Jupiter's Great Red Spot suggests the possibility of alien life.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 19, 2019
A new study suggests that watery exoplanets might be more common than we thought, but this doesn't necessarily mean they are habitable.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 17, 2019
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has spotted a "hydrogen wall" at the edge of our solar system.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 15, 2019
A new study examines organic materials to reveal the mysteries of the Milky Way.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 11, 2019
A new databased uses "light-fingerprints" to catalogue the geometric albedos and calibrated spectra of the Milky Way's celestial bodies.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 09, 2019
Since the discovery of the hot corona, scientists have conducted many studies into its behavior.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 08, 2019
NASA's Jim Bridenstine believes that the next time the United States lands on the Moon, it will be for good.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 07, 2019
NASA's Parker Solar Probe hopes to solve one of astrophysics' long-standing mysteries.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 05, 2019
New ESA data reveals that Einstein's theory of relativity passes the black hole test.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 02, 2019
A new study discovered a hydrogen "ribbon" encircling Jupiter, shattered our previous beliefs regarding the giant planet's equator.
Aaron Sims - Jun 02, 2019
Singer, Adele, announced that she would not be the halftime act at the next NFL Super Bowl.
Lliane Hunter - Feb 18, 2019
All circumstantial evidence points towards a new planet, but detecting it remains near impossible.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 09, 2019
Rapidly-spinning pulsar is pulling in material from its white dwarf companion.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 07, 2019
Research will help scientists predict potentially harmful space weather.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 04, 2019
A meteorite from the moon suggests that there is water on Earth's natural satellite.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 28, 2019
Data from distant observation will help guide plans for New Year's flyby.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 25, 2019
Data from Hubble and Cassini reveal remarkable similarities with Earth's auroras.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 23, 2019
Probe that will return asteroid surface samples to Earth will arrive at its target in three months.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 18, 2019
Asteroid's terrain and structure make site selection more difficult than anticipated.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 18, 2019
Two-year mission will survey bright stars between 30 and 300 light years from Earth.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 17, 2019
Tests indicate all its science instruments are healthy.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 07, 2019
For the first time in history scientists believe they may be able to view the mysterious "hydrogen wall" that sits at the edge of our solar system.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 03, 2019
People continued to seek information for months after the eclipse.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 22, 2018
Boulders and dust photographed following free fall experiment.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 11, 2018
Scientists suspect 250 additional volcanoes have yet to be discovered on solar system's most volcanically active world.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 07, 2018
Proposal also calls for flybys of several Kuiper Belt dwarf planets.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 04, 2018
New evidence suggests that the moon once had the right climate and atmosphere to support small microorganisms.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 04, 2018
Map will direct future Europa missions to locations that are potentially most habitable.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 02, 2018
Astronomers have found hundreds of never before seen ghost dunes on the Martian surface.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 30, 2018
Discovery gives scientists opportunity to better understand binary asteroids' formation processes and compositions.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 26, 2018
Maps created in painstaking process from digital images captured by New Horizons' cameras.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 19, 2018
Ancient impact is likely responsible for Uranus's unusual axial tilt, magnetic field, and temperature.
Laurel Kornfeld - Aug 10, 2018
A solar-mass star could have scattered outer material in the early Sun's protoplanetary disk.
Joseph Scalise - Aug 07, 2018
Researchers have found the oldest igneous meteorite on record, a discovery that sheds new light on the early solar system.
Laurel Kornfeld - Aug 07, 2018
Object originated beyond Earth somewhere in the early solar system.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 19, 2018
Researchers might have discovered the first evidence of a star, RW Aur A, devouring a planet.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 19, 2018
The Very Large Telescope's new optics technique revealed amazingly detailed images of Neptune.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 18, 2018
NASA flight controller Robert Frost reveals what he believes is the biggest myth about outer space.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 09, 2018
Astronaut Chris Hadfield said we could have reached Mars years ago if we wanted to take the risk.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 29, 2019
Disk's chemical composition is strangely similar to that of comets in our solar system.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 28, 2019
Distribution of organic materials is inconsistent with delivery by comets or asteroids.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 24, 2019
NASA is gearing up to send its Parker Solar Probe on a bold mission to touch the Sun.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 21, 2019
A new study sheds light on the structure of the "monster galaxy" COSMOS-AzTEC-1.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 19, 2019
A new study examines quasar light to provide the strongest evidence yet for quantum entanglement, or "spooky action at a distance."
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 18, 2019
Lockheed Martin just revealed a prototype cylindrical habitat that might take astronauts into deep space in the future.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 17, 2019
A new study sheds light on the cause of Jupiter's unique colored bands.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 16, 2019
A new Canadian telescope continues to investigate fast radio bursts (FRBs).
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 14, 2019
A new study examines a strange rogue planet beyond the Milky Way.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 12, 2019
A new study identified exoplanets with the potential to develop life in the same manner as the Earth.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 09, 2019
A new report sheds doubt on the White House's plan to privatize the International Space Station.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 09, 2019
New data suggests that terraforming Mars might not be possible for a long time.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 09, 2019
A new study examined the radioactive remnants of an ancient star collision.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 07, 2019
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TASS) has officially begun its two-year science mission.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 01, 2019
Astronomers will have opportunity to observe a complete rotation of the object in just one night.
Tyler MacDonald - Sep 16, 2019
A new study reveals the incrediblly intense magnetic waves being released from Jupiter's moon Ganymede.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 18, 2019
Metal-rich stars have been discovered far beyond what was thought to be the galactic disk's boundary.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 30, 2019
Chemical signatures of water detected during observations of the Great Red Spot.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 25, 2019
Spacecraft's photographs will help mission team refine the path to Ultima Thule.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 23, 2019
Analysis indicates it came from large ancient parent body later destroyed in an impact.
James Smith - Jan 11, 2019
The satellite, named Micius after an ancient Chinese philosopher, successfully transmitted entangled photons between three widely separated land-based stations.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 09, 2019
Asteroid belongs to category of objects known to contain moisture in surface boulders.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 29, 2018
Scientists hope to learn why some annual local dust storms become global events.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 29, 2018
Orbits of outer solar system objects are warped and distorted.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 22, 2018
Lack of visible Moon will make this the year's best meteor shower.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 19, 2018
Originating from the Oort Cloud, comet is on its first trip to the inner solar system.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 15, 2018
Finding brings the giant planet's total number of moons to 79.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 15, 2018
New technology has enabled researchers to detect 10 new moons in Jupiter's orbit.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 09, 2018
Resource will be reference for categorizing exoplanets.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 09, 2018
Astronomers found that the sun had an explosive and energetic start to its existence.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 07, 2018
Joint mission seeks better understanding of the ways planets near their parent stars form and evolve.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 07, 2018
Findings show corona is more complex and dynamic than previously thought.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 04, 2018
Infrared instrument successfully peered through atmospheric haze to reveal surface features.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 24, 2018
Mission scientists converted Cassini recording of the plasma waves into a sound file.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 22, 2018
New research shows that an ancient collision between a small "sausage" galaxy and the Milky Way likely altered our galaxy and changed the way it evolved.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 07, 2018
Operating in real time, app accurately depicts planets' daylight and night sides.
Joseph Scalise - Aug 06, 2018
A recently discovered fast radio burst has a lower frequency than others ever found.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 25, 2018
A new study suggests the Earth's moon could have been habitable 3.5 to 3.8 billion years ago.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 24, 2018
Scientists believe that Andromeda cannibalized the Milky Way's sister galaxy about 32 million years ago.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 24, 2018
A new study suggests that Titan's craters are prime locations for life.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 19, 2018
A new study reveals that Mars' atmosphere acts as one interconnected system.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 18, 2018
Researchers just discovered a rare asteroid binary, 2017 YE5, in near-Earth orbit.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 18, 2018
Astronomers just discovered 12 new moons around Jupiter.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 03, 2018
A new study suggests that calaclysmic collisions likely caused Uranus' tilt and freezing temperatures.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 27, 2017
First interstellar object to pass through solar system is now on one-way trip out.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 27, 2017
Dwarf planet appears to have had strong crust with deformable material beneath it.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 24, 2017
Planets are forming from multiple sites instead of growing from just one site.
Miriam Griffin - Oct 21, 2017
Japanese astronomers announced this week that they discovered a 50-kilometer underground cave on the Moon. They said that this cave might have value not only for present-day scientists, but also future lunar settlers.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 21, 2017
Bright meteors are composed of debris from Halley's Comet.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 16, 2017
Fan-shaped regions of alluvial deposits correspond exactly with areas of highest rainfall.