If the proposal passes, the solar system could welcome back Pluto in the fold - along with the Earth's moon and over 100 more planets.
UAE aims to establish the first inhabitable human settlement in Mars.
Electrically charged particles coming from cosmic rays generated in outer space could interact with smartphones, computers and other personal devices, resulting operational failures.
Cassini's observation led to a better understanding of Saturn's icy moon, Enceladus. The moon hosts a global salty ocean.
NASA's Juno spacecraft will remain on its current 53-day orbit. The team behind Juno said an engine burn to reduce orbit to 14 days will no longer be performed to avoid any damage to the spacecraft.
SpaceX confirmed that the mission to Mars was moved to 2020 instead of the original target 2018 launch. The Red Dragon mission will test the new SpaceX landing technology.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was successfully launched from NASA's Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39A. The rocket will deliver goods to the ISS.
A team of scientists from Japan has found something strange in space, specifically a supersonic space cloud traveling the Milky Way.
Scientists are hoping microgravity will help them understand the ultra-lethal MRSA a bit better.
Researchers discovered what appears to be silver patterns on the surface of Mars. The images are further evidence that water once flowed on Mars.
A NASA-funded program is encouraging the public to become citizen scientists. In the program Backyard Worlds, anyone can help the experts locate undiscovered worlds.
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) just set a record for launching 104 satellites in a single mission, breaking the previous record of Russia's space agency which launched 37 satellites in one go in 2014.
Looking to live somewhere exotic? In the future, a city in Mars could be a viable option.
A peanut-sized asteroid bigger than the Empire State Building passed by the Earth. It did not pose any threat but experts warn that it may strike the Earth in the future.