And they could provide a glimpse into a climate-changing future.
Ross 128 b is just 11 light-years away from our solar system.
Space-themed Halloweens came out in full force this year
Cast your mind back to simpler times - it was April 2016 and all Britain had to worry about was the fact we had just named a polar research vessel Boaty McBoatface. The Arctic explorer, worth a huge &...
NASA ESA AND G BACON
There were many shining stars this Halloween, but few shined as bright as these galactic space kids. Children of all ages answered NASA's call for photos of space-themed costumes this year, with their...
Not much good for making snowmen⛄️
You'll be able to see up to 30 meteors an hour!
The composite image above, released by NASA, shows a large atmospheric river stretching from China on the left to the coast of North America on the right.
Currently, she's a UFO: An underappreciated feline orbiter.
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A 5,000-mile-long belt of rain is battering the Northwest this week, an "atmospheric river" stretching across the Pacific Ocean from China to British Columbia. The storm system, which some weather off...
Now if only we could get directions...
Albert Einstein's 100-year-old theory about the speed of light has been proven.
We could actually see the explosion from 130 million light-years away.
The planet might destroy Earth -- it'll just take around 7 billion years.
Buzz Aldrin walks by some scientific equipment on the surface of the Moon during the Apollo 11 mission.
There's one big hurdle we still haven’t overcome.
NASA will land humans on the Moon again, confirmed American Vice President Mike Pence in a speech yesterday. Speaking at NASA, the Vice President revealed that the Trump administration will ask NASA t...
It could completely change space travel 🚀
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has unveiled plans to build a £100m 'Martian City' right here on Earth in the Emirati desert. Known as the Mars Scientific City, this 1.9-million-square-foot compl...
These images just keep getting better and better.
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NASA plans to send people to the red planet to build a human colony.
Before Hurricane Irma
After two decades, its findings have redefined our understanding of outer space.
Hurricane Irma has been making headlines as the storm moved north from the Caribbean towards mainland USA last week, leaving behind a trail of destruction and months of rebuilding for residents. On th...
Hurricane Irma was upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane on Tuesday with winds of up to 185 mph, some of the strongest winds ever seen in an Atlantic storm. Satellite footage shared by NASA and the Natio...
On the 5 September 1977 NASA'sVoyager 1 spacecraft was launched into space. It was designed to to explore the major planets of our solar system in particular Jupiter and Saturn. Now some 40 years late...
After 13 years in space, the spacecraft will be destroyed by the very planet it observed so closely.
A Meteor glowing as it enters the Earth's atmosphere
‘He said his design would fly faster than NASA’s.’ 🚀
Just in case you were concerned that things on Earth were getting a little tense recently, a giant asteroid has decided to get really close to our planet next week to make us feel a little less on edg...
While NASA'sCassini spacecraft might be on a collision course with Saturn we're happy to report that its Juno spacecraft is still absolutely bringing home the goods in orbit around Jupiter. Most notab...
The sad robot takes a selfie.
This monster storm has been raging for 25 years.
If you've ever spent a birthday alone quietly singing to yourself, congratulations, you have more in common with the Mars rover than you may have thought! Saturday marks five years since of NASA's Cur...
The galaxy Messier 94, which lies in the small northern constellation of the Hunting Dogs, about 16 million light-years away, is pictured from the Hubble Telescope.
Fourth-grader Jack Davis is prepared to take on the interstellar role of planetary protector, and NASA would be happy to use his skills ... someday. Jack, 9, submitted a cover letter to the agency tha...
The role of Planetary Protection Officer features a six-digit salary -- and likely some pretty sweet business cards.