On March 17, 2015, a shockwave caused by the driving force of a coronal mass ejection from the Sun struck the Earth’s magnetic field and triggered a geomagnetic storm. NASA’s Van Allen Probes have fortunately captured the effects of the storm on the radiation belts.
Moon Express, the first private company to be granted a permission to conduct a mission beyond the Earth's orbit will also take human ashes to space for those want the vastness of the universe to be their final resting place.
CubeSats are set to launched to International Space Station in a mission to study the lower thermosphere of the Earth.
Experts identified the top 20 exoplanets that can potentially hold water and possibly, alien life.
The phenomenon called Pangea Proxima is predicted to occur 250 million years from now and will pull in together to form one supercontinent
Scientists listed 20 exoplanets from NASA’s Kepler mission that are likely to be second earth.
Watch as EPIC satellite captures 365 days of the Earth from space.
A new study suggests that iron-rich, low-oxygen ocean is the most likely cause of the delayed recovery of the Earth after the mass extinction event 252 million years ago.
In a rare entertaining footage captured by NASA, the Earth was photobombed by the moon during a lunar transit.
If conditions eons ago were a little bit different, the Earth could have been searing and dead while its nearest neighbor Venus could the one lush and teeming with life.
Geologists have discovered that Mercury’s composition a few billion years ago was that of an extremely rare meteorite found on Earth.
A Meteorite embedded with pieces of opal were found on the Antarctic. Experts believe that the opals are from an extra-terrestrial origin and definitely did not come from Earth. This proves that asteroids may have brought with it water ice on Earth, seeding life on the planet.
Images from a NASA spacecraft shows Earth, Mars, Pluto and the Milky Way in an amazing time-lapse sequence.
Scientists discover a strong “electric wind” in Venus that can strip off all of the planet’s waters.