Light detected behind a black hole for the first time

For the first time, scientists have detected light from behind a black hole, and it fulfills…

Hubble Finds First Evidence of Water Vapor at Jupiter’s Moon Ganymede

For the first time, astronomers have uncovered evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of Jupiter’s…

Video catches fiery meteor shooting across the night sky over Texas

NASA suggested that the slow speed of Sunday night’s meteor means it was likely that a…

How Venus Fits Into the Search for Life Beyond Earth

NASA is planning two missions to Venus to assess if the now-toxic planet once had an…

Fantastic Visualization Shows What Would Happen if you Dropped a Ball Across the Solar System

Summertime means it’s time to play ball! But what would it be like to play ball…

Earth may have already been spotted by 1,715 alien solar systems

And an additional 319 could see us in the next 5,000 years… Astronomers on Earth can…

Astronauts install new solar panels in 6-hour spacewalk on International Space Station

NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet conducted a spacewalk Sunday —…

What risks do humans face in space?

Aerospace medicine expert chats about the challenges of interplanetary travel. It was quite the job ad…

Success! Starship | SN15 | High-Altitude Flight Test

On Wednesday, May 5, Starship serial number 15 (SN15) successfully completed SpaceX’s fifth high-altitude flight test…

Mapping a meteoroid’s long journey from Vesta to Earth

Motopi Pan left the asteroid 22 million years ago, and now the journey’s been traced. 22…