A small NASA sounding rocket will launch tonight (May 12), creating a brief, colorful light show over the U.S. East Coast. Here's how to watch.
You might have been wondering where the most brilliant of all the planets has been in recent months.
The new moon occurs Tuesday (May 11) at 3 p.m. EDT (1900 GMT). Here's what you can see in the dark, moonless sky.
A probable fireball lit up the skies above the Minneapolis-St. Paul area early Sunday morning (May 9), at 3 a.m. local time, according to reports.
Here's a guide to all the rocket launches and astronomical events in 2021, as well as milestones for space missions, anniversaries and conferences.
A never-before-seen meteor shower will sprinkle tiny pieces of comet dust over Earth's southernmost regions later this year.
You can see two space stations in the night sky this weekend, China's Tianhe and the International Space Station.
A Finnish-led team has new insights into auroral "dunes" first reported in scientific literature a year ago.
Find out what's up in your night sky during May 2021 and how to see it in this Space.com stargazing guide.
April's full moon, called the "Super Pink Moon," wowed skywatchers on Monday (April 26) as it shone brightly in the night sky.
A United Nations committee will discuss whether pristine night sky should be protected against Starlink trains.
If you have a clear sky tonight, look up! Today’s full moon will be bigger and brighter than usual as the Earth’s companion makes a close approach to the planet during its full moon phase.
If you look up at the Super Pink Moon this Monday (April 26), don't expect to see anything rosy. But with binoculars, you may be able to spot a magnificent lunar feature.
People across the eastern United States could witness a SpaceX rocket launch four astronauts into space early Friday (April 23)
The full moon of April, called the Pink Moon, occurs Monday, April 26 at 11:32 p.m. EDT (0332 GMT on Tuesday, April 27). It will also be a "supermoon."
The Lyrid meteor shower peaks on Thursday morning (April 22), the first good meteor shower in nearly four months, although a bright moon could interfere.