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.
Ring ripples around Saturn and Jupiter tell a violent story of comet strikes.
NASA's budget problems are limiting the agency's choices for flagship missions to the planets.
The elusive planet Mercury is bright and visible to skywatchers as NASA's Messenger probe nears the planet.
It's a mystery why one of the main bands on Jupiter disappears and reappears.
Flagship missions to find life on Mars and study Jupiter's moon Europa may be too pricy for NASA.
Jupiter's 12-year orbit around the sun is carrying it out of Earth's evening skies.
The new moon of March arrives Friday. Here's how to see the first sliver the new moon.
Jupiter will swim between some ocean-themed constellations over the next few weeks.
I've never been so close to something that is going so far away.
NASA's Messenger spacecraft has snapped a solar system family portrait.
A claim by two astronomers of a planet four times the size of Jupiter in solar system is suspect, experts say.
New images show dramatic auroras – flares of ultraviolet light – streaming from the planet Jupiter.
NASA and Europe's space agency are firming up plans for an ambitious mission to explore Jupiter's moons. NASA and ESA are working to develop the Europa Jupiter System Mission
Super Bowl Sunday offers a cosmic post-game show by Jupiter and the moon.
The giant object that plowed into Jupiter in the summer of 2009, creating a glowing scar, was most likely an asteroid rather than a comet, new research suggests.
Astronomers are saying that the spot on the Planet Jupiter was likely caused by an asteroid in July 2009. See pictures of the spot at SPACE.com.
Two Jupiter moons, Io and Ganymede, will cast double shadows on the planet on Jan. 24.
One of the most famous examples of the clash between religion and science is the trial of Galileo Galilei.