Curiosity snapped this stunning selfie in front of the 20-foot-tall (6 m) rock feature Mont Mercou, which appears behind the ...
The James Webb Space Telescope has turned its massive, infrared-seeking eye on the Cartwheel Galaxy to reveal clues about its ...
Among the heavens’ most beautifully haphazard galaxies is M63, the Sunflower Galaxy. This massive, curdled spiral sports only ...
For the first time, the luminescent nautical phenomenon has been discovered in satellite data and subsequently corroborated ...
NASA’s plucky probe has brought us unprecedented views of the solar system’s biggest planet, from its enigmatic aurorae to ...
It’s been nearly 50 years since the Viking 1 lander snapped the first image from the surface of Mars. And yet, until recently ...
The originators of the theory, Peter Ward and Donald Brownlee, explain to Astronomy why they think the development of complex ...
A new study explains how the ancient solar calendar may have worked at Stonehenge — and why it was constructed in the first ...
A new approach to mineralogy attests to mineral diversity and could advance scientists’ understandings about life on Earth ...
Co-founder of Queen, musician, singer, songwriter, astrophysicist, and stereoscopist, Dr. Brian May has just confirmed his ...
Light needs over four years to cross the distance to the closest star outside our solar system, and 26,000 years to reach the ...