Eleven aerospace companies will share more than $45 million in funds from NASA to design and test prototypes for the Artemis moon missions, the agency has announced. Among the established names like Northrop
The universe may be a billion years younger than we thought. Scientists are scrambling to figure out why.
New research suggests that the Big Bang that birthed the cosmos occurred 12.5 billion years ago. We've all lost track of time at one point or another, but astronomers really go all in. Recent studies they
The record-setting Chang’e-4 mission might have spotted minerals that would reveal long-held secrets about the moon's origins. Kicking off the new year with a bang, China made history in early January
A new look at Apollo-era seismic data revealed that the moon's insides might be warmer than scientists thought possible. When building a remote outpost, it’s usually a good idea to stay away from active
For the first time ever, scientists have been able to "see" the magnetic waves originating under the surface of a blue supergiant, one of the universe's most elusive stars. Some stars, like Earth's sun,
The Hubble telescope has captured a dazzling new photograph of a spiral galaxy, NGC 2903. NGC 2903 is part of the constellation Leo, located roughly 30 million light-years from Earth. NASA used the powerful
Astronomers may have spotted a neutron star being swallowed by a black hole for the first time, marked by a belch of gravitational waves rippling across the cosmos. If confirmed, the detection by the Ligo