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After More Than 100 Years, Wild Wolves Are Finally Returning to...

It's not hard to find worrying stories about the state of our planet's wildlife, so it's refreshing to hear news with a more positive...

A Mysterious Winking Star Could Be Gobbling Up The Remains of...

A strange "winking" star called RZ Piscium could be devouring the remains of busted planets, according to new research, solving a long-standing mystery around...

Astronomers Just Found a Second Super-Earth at a Star 111 Light...

The search for extra-solar planets has turned up some very interesting discoveries. Aside from planets that are more-massive versions of their Solar counterparts (aka. Super-Jupiters...

The search for space aliens just hit a speed bump

Spotting signs of life in an alien planet's atmosphere may be tougher than scientists had thought. One prominent such "biosignature" target, ozone, may get trapped...

NASA Has Captured Earth’s Pulse of Life in a Breathtaking Time-Lapse

For the past two decades, NASA has continuously kept an eye on our planet's biosphere as it pulses and ebbs with the seasons. The data...

What is the Future of Space Telescopes?

To see planets like ours, we need to get past the glare of alien suns. One of the most exciting frontiers in astronomy right now...

Three planets to hide behind the Moon today

Lunar occultations involving three planets within 24 hours are quite rare. Image Credit: CC BY-2.0 Jason Bache Venus, Mars and Mercury will all be temporarily...

A Rare Occultation Is About to Happen as The Moon Will...

On September 18, the Moon will pass in front of three planets and one of the brightest stars in our night sky, all in...