What is a supermoon?

Supermoons are a rare a chance to get close to the moon and see it bigger…

Astronomers spot fastest ever nova explosion

Studying the rare event may help scientists to gain insights about the death of stars and…

See a rare alignment of all the planets in the night sky

The celestial show, best viewed between June 17 and June 27, will be the last time…

4 Malicious Alien Civilizations Could Live in Our Galaxy, Scientist Says

Thankfully, the chances of them invading Earth are less likely than an asteroid wiping us out.…

Supermoons are big and bright, but not as rare as the hype would suggest

An astronomer lays out the facts about rare moon encounters. As an observational astronomer who teaches…

International Space Station to retire by crashing into Pacific Ocean by 2031

According to NASA’s estimates, the space station’s operational life will come to an end with a…

Mars Rover Perseverance achieves an important milestone.

A set of white tubes hangs on a hand-crafted wood board on the wall of NASA’s…

Photons Received: Webb Sees Its First Star – 18 Times

The James Webb Space Telescope is nearing completion of the first phase of the months-long process…

Dark side of Venus revealed in new NASA photos

Images were taken of Venus’ “night side,” or the side facing away from the sun, offer…

Third potential planet discovered around star closest to our sun

We may have a new planetary neighbour orbiting just four light-years away. Astronomers have detected evidence of…