Space technology and prepared foods developed for astronauts will also help keep Americans safe this Thanksgiving, as many prepare for a socially distanced meal.
Scientists have discovered a cold, faint "super-planet" that has remained elusive to traditional infrared survey methods.
A bright green meteor streaked across the southern coast of Tasmania, Australia, and researchers caught the fireball on camera as it broke up over the ocean.
Scientists have uncovered new evidence of the mysterious fluorescent debris that makes up the Blue Ring Nebula.
SpaceX is now sending out email invitations for public beta testing of Starlink, the company’s upcoming satellite internet service.
The International Space Station is celebrating 20 years of having astronauts continuously living and working on the orbiting lab.
The Skull Nebula, formally known as NGC 246, is captured in a new image from the European Southern Observatory using the Very Large Telescope.
An innovative artificial intelligence (AI) tool developed by NASA has helped identify a cluster of craters on Mars that formed within the last decade.
NASA's OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft will "TAG" asteroid Bennu Tuesday (Oct. 20) and collect a sample for return to Earth.
Get ready to see the Red Planet up close this week: , offering the closest view of the planet until 2035.
You can follow NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover in real time as it makes its way to the Red Planet.
The bathroom on the International Space System is getting a major upgrade with a new, high-tech, compact space toilet to be delivered next week.
NASA shared a fun video of Hilary Swank's visit to mission control in preparation for her role as an astronaut in Netflix's new space series "Away."
An amateur astronomer from Brazil discovered the large, "potentially hazardous" asteroid that safely passed by Earth this week on Thursday (Sept. 10).
Arianespace's Vega rocket is scheduled to launch from the Guiana Space Center tonight (Sept. 2) at 9:51 p.m. EDT, carrying 53 satellites into orbit.
United Launch Alliance (ULA) shared a spectacular 3D projection of the Delta IV Heavy rocket at Cape Canaveral ahead of this week's satellite launch.
Satellites have spotted tropical storms Marco and Laura as they simultaneously marched toward the Gulf of Mexico.
SpaceX has raised over $1.9 billion in new funding this month, representing the largest single fundraising round to date.
A cosmic gas cloud has a mysterious gamma-ray "heartbeat" that appears to be in sync with a neighboring black hole.
NASA powered up its Mars helicopter Ingenuity for the first time on Aug. 7 and tested the little craft's electronics.
An experimental mission to collect orbital debris is slated to launch this fall to test the deorbit performance of two identical satellites.
NASA's OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft is preparing for its final rehearsal before touching down on asteroid Bennu this fall to snag a piece of space rock.
Evidence of a neutron star hidden deep inside Supernova 1987A helps astronomers solve a 33-year-old mystery surrounding one of the brightest star explosions ever observed.
New 3D supercomputer simulations show the early stages of planetary collisions, demonstrating what may happen to an Earth-like planet struck by a giant object.