Jupiter: Latest Discoveries and Photos
Learn the latest discoveries about Jupiter and the Jovian moons and rings. The gas giant Jupiter is the largest planet in our solar system.
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A night sky photographer shot this stunning image of Orion over mustard fields in India.
Certain spots on the icy moon are more likely to preserve pristine compounds from Europa's interior ocean.
Look for Mercury, Venus and Jupiter in close proximity in early June, a rare meteor shower in mid June, and near earth asteroids throughout the month.
A star smaller than Jupiter regularly fires off flares as powerful as the biggest eruptions from our sun.
Massive 'hot Jupiters', gas giants that orbit close to their stars, are usually tidally locked, which means they have a permanent day side and permanent night side. The extreme differences in temperatures on the two sides drive powerful storms.
Jupiter, Mercury and Venus will shine in a cosmic triangle just after sunset tonight (May 26).
Three planets are teaming up for a Memorial Day planet parade.
Don't miss your chance to see three bright planets in the night sky.
On May 26th three planets, Venus, Jupiter, and Mercury, will appear in a triangular formation on the western horizon just after sunset.
A crew of astronauts venture to Jupiter's moon Europa in the new sci-fi thriller 'Europa Report.'
Such a tight three-planet grouping won't happen again until 2026.
Night-sky-watchers alert: This tri-planetary conjunction will be most apparent from May 26th to June 5th. Here's where to see it best.
The project showcases the diversity of worlds in our solar system.
You can see Jupiter and the crescent moon shining in the night sky this Mother's Day.