Hubble Sees Cosmic Clues in a Galactic Duo

This spectacular image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope captures the spiral galaxy NGC 105, which…

Alien antimatter crashes into Earth

It came from outer space. And it was tiny. In March 2021, after years of analyzing…

China’s Yutu 2 rover spots cube-shaped ‘mystery hut’ on far side of the moon

It’s likely a large boulder excavated by an ancient lunar impact. China’s Yutu 2 rover has…

NASA Launches New Mission to Explore Universe’s Most Dramatic Objects

NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) mission launched at 1 a.m. EST Thursday on a SpaceX…

November’s full moon will be the longest partial lunar eclipse in over 500 years

With a once-in-a-few-centuries partial lunar eclipse in the sky, stargazers in North America and northeast Russia…

Hubble’s Grand Tour of the Outer Solar System

From its vantage point high above Earth’s atmosphere, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has completed this year’s…

To Find Life on Other Planets, NASA Rocket Team Looks to the Stars

A NASA sounding rocket will observe a nearby star to learn how starlight affects the atmospheres…

Astronomers may have found planet beyond Milky Way for first time

Researchers say they detected evidence of a planet orbiting a pair of stars — one of…

NASA launches robotic archaeologist Lucy on an ambitious mission to Trojan asteroids

Lucy will visit 8 asteroids over the next 12 years. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA’s newest…

New Perseverance rover images reveal what happened before ancient Martian lake disappeared

Images captured by the Perseverance rover have allowed scientists to peer back in time at what…