August is a perfect time to observe favorite astronomical targets along the Milky Way. Use this "road map" to plan your Milky ...
For generations, observers have reported hearing sounds coming from auroras. Unto K. Laine says he has captured their sound.
The crystals are pure sulfur, a first-time find on Mars. While researchers are intrigued, it is not fully known why it formed ...
Eileen Collins, a test pilot, mathematician and trailblazer, became the first woman to command a spaceflight on July 23, 1999 ...
The Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex is a colorful canvas of gas and dust, filled with rich hues that can be revealed by ...
Thursday, July 25 The Moon now passes 0.6° north of Neptune at 11 A.M. EDT. The planet rises around 11 P.M. local daylight ...
What if a tablespoonful of a neutron star was brought to Earth? Caroline Adams Portland, Oregon. Before we can know what ...
How these distant worlds became hot Jupiters is still not fully understood but an exoplanet's unique orbit may hold clues.
UHZ1’s light has traveled 13.2 billion light-years - a longer light-travel time than any other known black hole.
A new study published in Nature adds to the case that lunar caves are a strong option to protect future permanent outposts on ...
Temperature is a measure of the average energy of a collection of particles. So, to answer a question about temperature, we ...
NASA has approved a next-stage study of fluidic telescope technology, which could ultimately dwarf today's best space ...