U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will focus NASA’s efforts in exploring the farthest reaches of the solar system and visiting Europa, Jupiter’s icy moon.
Scientists have discovered a super-Earth that is five times the Earth’s mass. The discovery is only the latest in a long line of exoplanets being discovered around the M-class or red dwarf stars.
An unpublished paper from NASA reveals that the controversial EM Drive – a space engine with fuel-free propulsion system – could actually work. But critics remain skeptic about the idea saying that the engine violates the laws of physics.
Prepare for a spectacle as a Supermoon – the biggest and brightest in almost 70 years – graces the Monday night sky. Here are stunning supermoon photos taken by people all over the world.
According to scientists, the Trump presidency could bring the Earth closer to global warming of over seven degrees Celsius within a lifetime, which could mean “game over” for the Earth’s climate.
Scientists have developed a new USB tool that could perform HIV tests and provide fast and accurate reading of the amount of virus in the patient’s blood.
China’s Long March-5 rocket has recently made its maiden voyage into near-Earth orbit. According to scientists, this rocket alone is powerful enough to land people on the moon.
The European Space Agency (ESA) is preparing for the launch of its “color vision” satellite called Sentinel-2B, which will help monitor the Earth’s changing landscape in unprecedented detail and accuracy.
NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has spotted a wind-carved rock on the Red Planet’s Medusae Fossae region. The carvings reveal the strength and direction of the historic winds on Mars, as well as the nature of the rock.
Scientists have found a massive lake 15 kilometers beneath a dormant volcano in Bolivia. According to the researchers, the discovery could explain why and how volcanoes erupt.
Donald Trump’s election win has thrown the future of renewable energy into uncertainty, with the President-elect thinking that man-made climate change is a hoax. Does this mean the future now belongs to dirty energy?
The European Space Agency (ESA) may have lost its Schiaparelli Mars lander during its descent on the Red Planet, but its mothership, the Trace Gas Orbiter, is still orbiting Mars and will begin conducting science observations soon.
The International Space Station has not had a suitable ambulance since the days of the space shuttle fleet. But astronomers think the mysterious Air Force X-37B space plane could make a good space ambulance.
There’s a new tool to fight climate change: footsteps. The new streetlights powered by pedestrians’ footsteps and solar energy were installed in downtown Las Vegas.