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By Marcia Dunn, Associated Press
A telescope in Hawaii is revealing the turbulent gas surface of the sun in what scientists called unprecedented detail.
By Malcolm Ritter, Associated Press
A black hole is a cosmic abyss with gravity of such intensity that nothing, not even light, escapes it. Now, for the first time, a team of astronomers has released an image of the space anomaly, which is created when…
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will monitor more than 200,000 stars to discover thousands of exoplanets, ranging from Earth-sized to gas giants.
By Jason Steffen, The Conversation
Over a thousand years ago, Polynesians followed the stars in the Mauna Kea sky on their path to Hawaii. Those stars are now of interest to astronomers, who believe the mountain's summit is the perfect spot to build a giant,…
By PBS NewsHour
By Sarah Scoles, Scientific American
The National Science Foundation is considering pulling its support from the famous Arecibo radio dish in Puerto Rico…
By Jenny Marder
If a tractor full of confetti was launched into the night sky and then beamed with a strobe light, it might look something like the Hubble Space Telescope image above. It is, according to NASA, among the most colorful of…
Facing Budget Battles, NASA Still Aims High in Asteroid Capture Mission…
Time Runs Out for Telescope, Examining Kepler's Contribution to Space Research…
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