Scientists have discovered a gas planet located deep within our galaxy - about 13,000 light-years away - making it one of the most distant planets known, according to new research.
Scientists have discovered signs of ancient water activity on Mars in a now- dried up lake system, adding to growing evidence that the Red Planet was once habitable for life, according to a new study.
Unprecedented new images taken by scientists have unveiled the mysterious surface of Venus, all without ever having to leave Earth, and may help to shed light on how our neighboring planet has changed over the years.
The search for life on planets outside our solar system has been long and arduous, so when recent research revealed that scientists previously ignored one such "habitable" planet, needless to say it was shocking.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured the most detailed image yet of the debris disk encircling Beta Pictoris, a 20-million-year-old star.
A team of astronomers has discovered a rare planet called Kepler-432b that boasts some extreme seasons unlike Earth's own spring, summer, fall and winter, new research finds.
A newly discovered planet is giving scientists a tough time because of its inability to stick to certain schedule, according to a new study.
Astronomers have discovered a new frozen world in a binary star system located 3,000 light-years away. The discovery is expected to help astronomers better understand how Earth-like, or even potentially habitable, planets can form and how to find them.
A team of researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) has discovered a potentially habitable Earth-like planet that is only 16 light years away.
A new planet has been discovered that astronomers are calling the "mega-Earth."
Astronomers stumbled upon an "upside-down planet" that offers a new method for studying binary star systems.