The Wright Brothers’ first plane flight in Kitty Hawk lasted just 12 seconds in 1903, but Orville and Wilbur made history with their Wright Flyer.
The 1903 Wright Flyer that made history's first flight was a relatively simple machine with propellers and wire controls.
Most of the star nearest to Earth are red dwarfs, but they are too dim to be seen with the naked eye.
Find out what's up in your night sky during June 2019 and how to see it in this Space.com stargazing guide.
Learn about the physical characteristics of Saturn and its famous rings, what we know about Saturn’s moons and Saturn’s roots in Greek mythology.
Beyond Neptune, the Kuiper Belt is a vast region of icy objects called Kupier Belt Objects (KBOs), including dwarf planets Pluto, Eris, Maumea and Makemake — and possibly a true ninth planet.