NASA has set its sights on the Moon, aiming to send astronauts back to the lunar surface by 2026 and establish a long-term ...
Astronomers widely accept that the universe formed in the Big Bang approximately 13.8 billion years ago. It has been ...
The next Full Moon in 2024 is at 9:08 pm. ET on Friday, June 21, and is called the Strawberry Moon. It's the sixth Full Moon ...
A hypothesis has been around for 60 years that part of Stonehenge aligns with moonrise and moonset during a major lunar ...
The following is an excerpt from The People’s Spaceship: NASA, the Shuttle Program, and Public Engagement after Apollo by Amy ...
Recently, we discovered a radio transient that isn’t like anything astronomers have seen before. Not only does it have a ...
JADES-GS-z14-0 is now the most distant—and, therefore, the youngest—galaxy ever observed. Formed just 290 million years after ...
More than 80 researchers worked together to study an “artificial meteor” – NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Bennu sample return capsule.
Using a network of telescopes scattered across the globe, amateur astronomers can turn a candidate exoplanet into a confirmed ...
This powerful piece of equipment performs two essential functions for successful imaging: precise alignment and accurate ...
June’s pre-dawn sky finds six planets strung along the ecliptic, spanning 72° on the 1st. In order of increasing elongation ...
Oleg Kononenko, the first person to log 1,000 days off Earth, has orbited the planet 16,000 times and flown 420 million miles ...