A new study revealed that the red spot on Charon most likely came from the escaping atmosphere of Pluto captured by the moon's gravity.
NASA's Spitzer spotted a Nebula that looks like the "Enterprise" spacecraft from "Star Trek" in time for the TV and movie franchise's 50th anniversary celebration.
The discovery of Proxima b as a potentially life-sustaining exoplanet raised interest in other habitable worlds beyond the solar system. When it’s time to leave, where will mankind go?
American astronaut Jeff Williams alongside Oleg Skripochka and Alexey Ovchinin of Russia's space agency Roscosmos safely returned home after accomplishing a 170-day mission aboard the International Space Station.
To signal the end of summer and start of autumn this year, the Harvest Moon will rise this Sept. 16. The Harvest Moon is also dubbed as the Pumpkin Moon because of its color. Here are fast facts you should know about this rare occurence.
The seven-year mission is the biggest and most ambitious mission since the Apollo moon rocks.
Carbon gave life to the planet, but the question is where did this carbon come from? Scientists from Rice University have a possible answer: a planetary collision 4.4 billion years ago.
Few weeks ago, a mysterious radio signal has been picked up by SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) fueling the speculations that aliens are trying to get in contact with Earth. However, it's just a signal...from Earth, the Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences said.
In 1974, Stephen Hawking theorized that black holes may not be entirely dark and that there might be a way out of it. Today, a scientist thinks that he might have just proven this theory.
NASA will air the momentous spacewalk on Aug. 19 when astronauts install the new docking port outside of the International Space Station (ISS).
The first DNA sequencer or biomolecular sequencer was sent to space by SpaceX and it will be tested if it can work in a non-Earth environment and in microgravity.
A cargo sent to the International Space Station included a DNA sequencer, which could possibly detect alien life forms.
Russian billionaire Yuri Milner spoke Tuesday at Brainstorm Tech 2016 in Aspen. He explained why he's investing in a $100 million scheme to send tiny space probes to Alpha Centauri. Milner wants to find intelligent alien life.
Go home to that adorable pocket garden and enjoy the huge benefits that these small plants can give you!
A team of scientists has discovered tiny pieces of water-bearing opal (that did not belong to Earth) in a meteorite that was uncovered in Antartica. The discovery, according to lead scientist Prof. Hilary Downes of Brikbeck College London, shows that in the early life of the Solar System, meteorites delivered water ice to asteroids.