Astronaut’s first special mission launched to the space station today – how to watch the live broadcast

In this illustration, the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft approaches the International Space Station for docking. Credit:…

pew pew! Scientists have discovered record-breaking “megamasers” 5 billion light-years away.

In just one night of observation, scientists discovered a new record – the largest megamaser known…

Scientists have discovered the most distant galaxy ever – it may be home to the oldest stars in the universe

HD1, the object in red, is shown in the center of the enlarged image. Credit: Harikane…

Hubble investigates strange weather conditions in noisy worlds

This is an illustration of KELT-20b orbiting a blue-white star. The giant planet is so close…

We were watching a failed star turn into a giant planet

Zoom / Image of the AB Aurigae system, with object details shown at right. At some…

Mars: Noise detected by NASA’s Insight probe may indicate an active planet with volcanic activity

Scientists now know that things run on Mars fairly regularly, adding to mounting evidence that the…

Russian cosmonauts ‘shocked’ by controversy over arriving at International Space Station in yellow spacesuits, NASA astronauts say

Cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev, Denis Matveyev and Sergey Korsakov were surprised by the controversy over their spacesuits,…

I still hope to release Artemis in June despite two closed trials

“We’re not ready to let go” of the June launch window, Artemis mission manager Mike Sarafin…

A “dead” telescope discovers Jupiter’s twin from beyond the grave

Discovered by NASA’s Kepler space telescope, the exoplanet has officially been named K2-2016-BLG-0005Lb. (Image credit: D.…

Hubble discovers a massive planet – 9 times the size of Jupiter – that forms through a violent process

This is an illustration of a large, newly formed exoplanet called AB Aurigae b. The researchers…