NASA's planet hunter TESS starts scanning the universe for lurking exoplanets. The satellite, launched in April, is expected to identify over a thousand new planets from the stars surrounding the solar system.
The Kepler Space Telescope has almost run its course. The famous planet hunter is running low on fuel and is now placed on hibernation mode in anticipation of its last data dump.
A team of scientists delves deep into the TRAPPIST-1 system with new information on the mysterious planet h and the exoplanets' harmonious dance in orbit.
Hubble detected a new moon orbiting the dwarf planet 2007 OR10.
The mystery continues. Astronomers may have to think just a little bit harder to solve the mystery behind Boyajian's star.
NASA discovered 'pumpkin stars' using the Kepler telescope and Swift mission just in time for Halloween.
Heartbeat stars discovered by Kepler telescope are instrumental in studying tidal forces and the activities that affect the orbit of binary star systems.
Astronomers have found a population of unique planetary systems consisting of isolated worlds. These molten worlds, known as "hot Earths," are located too far away from its other siblings or are uniquely the only planets in their own systems.
A star known as KIC 8462852 or “alien megastructure” star continues to baffle scientists as it mysteriously dims and loses its brightness.
Experts identified the top 20 exoplanets that can potentially hold water and possibly, alien life.
Scientists listed 20 exoplanets from NASA’s Kepler mission that are likely to be second earth.
A study was conducted to look into a tiny alien solar system where the planets are placed too close to each other and with synchronized orbits.
Two of the newfound alien planets spotted by the Kepler space telescope are likely capable of supporting life.