It seems like every time astronomers find a new exoplanet, we’re forced to rethink everything we know.
Articles tagged "space"
Conditions may have been good enough to support "many combinations" of microbes.
New time-lapse footage from the International Space Station reminds us that space movies may be beautiful, but nothing's better than video of the real thing.
The intelligence community to choose the slogan "Nothing is beyond our reach" for its latest mission. Subtle, guys.
NASA is even closer to satellites far cheaper than ever before.
If turnips can survive on the moon, NASA figures, so can we.
The internet won't let us forget the Luna Ring project.
China's moon run is raising an age-old question.
If it has lived on, it's definitely in a diminished state.
A star's death and black hole's birth were recorded for the first time, and it was quite the cosmic explosion.
They fold really small, because space needs space-saving solutions too.
The menu includes irradiated turkey that resembles stiff deli meat, freeze-dried green beans, rehydrated potatoes, and thermostabilized yams.
As soon as 1 billion years from now, life will begin its final decline on Earth. This is what it will look like when the planet finally dies.
Saturn is often a source of spectacular space images, but this one takes the cake.
"Within this fireball was all of space."
Dennis Tito begged Congress for $700 million to fund his Mars flyby project—it's looking like he's not going to get it.
Venus, Mars, and some moons make an appearance too.
And it ain't just farmers. This is the weakest solar cycle in 200 years, and it's "a total punk."
The most traveled torch in Olympic history is having some trouble carrying the sacred flame.
The future of space exploration is launching huge solar sails in 1,000 cubic centimeter boxes.
Thus far, 14 of the 18 successful missions to Mars have been launched by NASA. India may be next.
Watch our nearest star spit electromagnetic radiation into space.
The first real Earth-like planet is so hot it might be a molten rock world.