It's teaching us a lot about the future of our solar system. Some 450 light-years away from Earth, a zombie-like white dwarf star is being eerily encircled by the crumbs of an asteroid that it devoured.
The exoplanet, dubbed GJ 1132b, is about the size of Earth and lives in a solar system roughly 39 light-years from Earth, a team of scientists reported in the November 12, 2015, issue of the journal Nature.
Scientists Reviewing Data From Spacecraft Make Find ‘Like Nothing We’ve Ever Seen Before’ on Saturn’s Moon
Scientists reviewing infrared data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft discovered a “monstrous” ice cloud on Saturn’s largest moon, the space agency announced Wednesday. “When we looked at the infrared data,
(CNN) — In the "Star Wars" movies, we've seen stormtroopers guard Imperial strongholds, escort prisoners, follow Darth Vader around and fire their blaster rifles in battle -- usually with lousy aim. But
And that in turn could help us get to Mars, says NASA-commissioned study Only 12 people have walked on the moon, and we haven't been back since 1972. But a new NASA-commission study has found that we now
On July 17, the European Space Agency — Europe's version of NASA — announced that they were issuing a contract to award the U.S.-equivalent of $384 million to the European-based company Airbus Defense
ESA’s new director general lays out his vision for an international community on the dark side of the Moon. The International Space Station has been occupied for nearly 15 years, but the astronauts' lower-Earth