First-Ever Photo of Jupiter's North Pole Looks Just Like a Van Gogh Painting

Of all Juno has taught us about Jupiter, one fact continues to resonate: Nothing compares to the awe-inspiring beauty of space. If...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 04 December 2017 - 10:21AM

NASA Finds an Odd Green Comet With Unusual Ingredients

Comet 45P last flew by the Earth around early February 2017, and if you had a chance to see it, you probably remember it as the large...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 03 December 2017 - 12:54PM

Voyager 1 Fires Up Its Old Thrusters After 37 Years

NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft, the only probe we've sent into interstellar space (the empty space between solar systems), is tough to...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 02 December 2017 - 11:45AM

NASA Sending Robot to Saturn's Moon to Search for Alien Life

NASA has announced it's working on a robotic specialized instrument to send to Saturn's moon Enceladus to search for alien life.  ...

Ian S.
Friday, 01 December 2017 - 1:37PM

Mysterious Mars Honeycomb Formations Baffle NASA

Before you freak out: No. There are not giant bees making space honey on Mars (that we know of). NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 01 December 2017 - 10:41AM

NASA's Revolutionary Plan to 3D Print a Mars Colony

In the race to colonize Mars, getting there might be the easy part. We've never had a real solution for building a Mars colony due...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 30 November 2017 - 11:26AM

Giant Exoplanet With Carbon Monoxide Atmosphere 'Defies All Expectations'

This is the kind of discovery that reminds you just how little we actually know about space. Scientists have found a mysterious...

Ian S.
Thursday, 30 November 2017 - 10:55AM

We Finally Know How Planets Like Jupiter and Saturn Become Giants

We just solved one of the greatest mysteries in the universe. We finally know how planets like Jupiter and Saturn become giants.In a...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 1:57PM

NASA's New Rover Could Finally Confirm Life on Mars

Is there life on Mars? We may soon have an answer thanks to NASA's revolutionary new Mars 2020 rover.   The famous Mars Science...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 1:17PM

Rare Binary Star Explosion Will Ignite the Sky in 2022

Take a moment to remind yourself of one of the most iconic moments in the history of science fiction.Luke Skywalker, frustrated and...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 11:42AM

How a Watch Saved the Apollo 13 Mission

Everyone remembers "the scene." Ever since Apollo 13 hit theaters in 1995, everyone remembers the moment when the team has to fire...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 11:18AM

We Just Discovered 72 New Galaxies Hiding in Plain Sight

One of the wonderful things about astronomy is the fact that there's always something new to be discovered.Stargazers using the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 10:57AM

Is the UFO in This NASA Video Evidence of an Alien Craft?

A video of NASA archival footage of a 2011 rocket launch is sparking controversy after the discovery of a mysterious white...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 27 November 2017 - 12:04PM

Here's Budweiser's Plan to Bring Beer to Mars

Mars might not be the most hospitable environment, but that may soon change thanks to Budweiser. Anheuser-Busch is planning...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 27 November 2017 - 10:40AM

NASA Drone Race Pits a Human Pilot Against Artificial Intelligence

Out of the many, many projects that NASA is currently working on, a more earthbound task involves research into autonomous drones,...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 26 November 2017 - 1:29PM

This Could Be the Breakthrough Black Hole Research Has Been Waiting For

One of the most mysterious phenomena in the universe, black holes are the subject as much debate as they are fascination for science....

Ian S.
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 2:27PM

We Finally Know Why Titan's Polar Vortex Is Freakishly Cold

Saturn's massive moon Titan has a weather pattern unlike anywhere else in the Solar System.   Other worlds, including ours, have...

Ian S.
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 1:03PM

Cassini's Final Photo of Saturn Is Stunning

Rest in peace, Cassini. Your contributions to our understanding of the solar system will not be forgotten.It's been two months now...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 11:12AM

Juno's Photo of a Giant Storm on Jupiter Is Unbelievable

NASA’s Juno spacecraft caught a glimpse of a monster storm in Jupiter’s northern hemisphere and the resulting photo is nothing...

Ian S.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 12:05PM

Us Military Sending Robots to Space by 2021

We're entering the new age of space travel. As private companies and more and more countries continue to enter space, we're fast...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 11:12AM