The mission's ground team has switched off one of Voyager 2's heaters to conserve energy. NASA's Voyager probes are still out there, exploring interstellar space 42 years after they left our planet. To
(CNN) — A massive asteroid has eluded astronomers because of its unusual orbit -- until now. Astronomers have spotted 2019 LF6, which is about a kilometer wide and boasts the shortest "year" of any known
When last we checked in with Japan’s Hayabusa2 spacecraft in April, it had blown a crater in a large rock that orbits the sun. On Wednesday night (Thursday morning in Japan), the robotic probe went in
Saturn, its rings and its moons will be paying a "close" visit to Earth Tuesday night. Saturn is at "opposition" that day, meaning the planet and the sun are on opposite sides of the Earth, according NASA.
(CNN) — The 7.1 magnitude earthquake that shook California on Friday also ripped open a fissure. When the shaking started at 8:19 p.m., many scrambled for cover. It was the second strong earthquake to
Asteroids are constantly making the headlines. Whether it be asteroid videos, asteroids hitting the earth, extensive study or asteroid mining, they’re the space objects that are always trending. And now,
Meet the unlikeliest technological hero of the space program, getting the job done at the space-age speed of one foot per second. This is the 32nd in an exclusive series of 50 articles, one published day