Space & Astronomy

Head-Scratching Galaxies Cast Doubt on Dark Matter

A new look at how light bends as it travels through the universe could point to an alternative theory of gravity.

GalaxEye Space and MagicMyna Unite to Transform SAR Payload...

The partnership aims at merging GalaxEye's SAR payload technology with MagicMyna's high-stability UAV platforms for enhanced data...

50 million sun's worth of material is being deposited into...

Astronomers have mapped a 20,000-light-year-long fountain of gas blasting from a nearby galaxy and polluting intergalactic space at...

India aims to achieve 'debris-free' space missions by 2030

India has announced its intent to join the global effort to reduce space debris in low Earth orbit.

Pluto’s heart-shaped basin might not hide an ocean after...

Planetary scientists propose an alternative theory to explain why Sputnik Planitia has stayed put across Pluto’s equator.

Five new astronauts join the European Space Agency's fourth...

The European Space Agency has formed its fourth class since 1978 with 5 Europeans who have completed basic astronaut training along...

FASTER THAN LIGHT: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

Next-generation rocket technology, now in development, is fueling the dream of traveling across the void by exploiting the physics...

The next full Moon is the Pink Moon, Sprouting Grass Moon,...

The next full Moon will be Tuesday evening, April 23, 2024, The Moon will appear full for about 3 days around this time, from Monday...

How photos of the April 8 solar eclipse will help us understand...

A total solar eclipse is not just an awe-inspiring natural phenomenon; it's an opportunity to expand our scientific understanding...

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket photobombs the moon in incredible...

This amazing photo of a Falcon Heavy rocket transiting the moon won the Sony World Photography Awards 2024.

This Biggest Star Can Take Over Entire Solar System | Largest...

The biggest star in the universe that could take over the entire solar system! Get ready to learn about this massive star and its...

Belgium signs Artemis Accords for responsible moon exploration

Belgium signed the Artemis Accords on Tuesday (Jan. 23), becoming the 34th nation to become part of the moon-exploration framework.

Vampire black hole is a 'cosmic particle accelerator' that...

A distant microquasar, composed of a black hole feeding on a companion star, has jets that create shockwaves. These waves could accelerate...

Pentagon moves to declassify some secret space programs...

Some officials at the Pentagon have been calling for such a new classification policy for years.

Chinese astronauts check out newly delivered space station...

Astronauts aboard China's Tiangong space station have entered the newly arrived Tianzhou 7 cargo spacecraft to begin sorting and checking...

Lost asteroid 2007 FT3 unlikely to hit Earth in 2024, NASA...

A 54-million-ton asteroid that was previously believed to be headed toward Earth will not be hitting our planet this year, according...

This record-breaking black hole could solve a galactic...

NASA imaged the oldest and most distant black hole ever seen. The void's huge mass and age may provide researchers with more insights...

NASA surprised to discover 'dinky' moon orbiting asteroid...

NASA snapped a picture of an asteroid in an outer belt near Mars, which had a tiny moon orbiting the space rock called Dinkinesh....

The NASA model of the Asteroid Bennu has carbon and water

NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has returned the largest sample of carbon-rich planetary material ever sent to Earth