NASA OSIRIS-REx students glance at newly discovered black holes

NASA OSIRIS-REx students glance at newly discovered black holes, REXIS, a shoebox-sized student instrument, is designed to measure X-rays emitted by Bennu in response...

Moon Thrusters Withstand Over 60 Hot-Fire Tests

Future Artemis lunar landers could use next-generation thrusters, the small rocket engines used to make alterations in a spacecraft’s flight path or altitude, to enter lunar...

Astronomers detect regular rhythm of radio waves, with origins unknown

A team of astronomers, including researchers at MIT, has picked up on a curious, repeating rhythm of fast radio bursts emanating from an unknown...

New Earth Mission Will Track Rising Oceans Into 2030

Earth's climate is changing, and the study of oceans is vital to understanding the effects of those changes on our future. For the first time,...

Star Survives Close Call with a Black Hole

Astronomers may have discovered a new kind of survival story: a star that had a brush with a giant black hole and lived to...

The closest known brown dwarf Luhman 16A have atmosphere similar to...

A team of astronomers has discovered that the closest known brown dwarf, Luhman 16A, shows signs of cloud bands similar to those seen on...

Kepler Witnesses A star system for vampires exposed to super explosions

Kepler Witnesses A star system for vampires exposed to super explosions, NASA's Kepler probe is said to track exoplanets and look for dark stars...

Sub-Neptune sized planet validated with habitable zone planet finder

A Sub-Neptune sized planet validated with habitable zone planet finder, The signal, originally discovered by the Kepler spacecraft, has been validated as an extrasolar...

NASA’s TESS Enables Breakthrough Study of Perplexing Stellar Pulsations

Astronomers have detected elusive pulsation patterns in dozens of young, rapidly rotating stars thanks to data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). The...

Research Team Discovers Path to Razor-Sharp Black Hole Images

Last April, the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) sparked international excitement when it unveiled the first image of a black hole. Today, a team of...

ESO observations reveals the black holes at the cosmic dawn

ESO observations reveals the black holes at the cosmic dawn, Astronomers using ESO's Very Large Telescope have observed reservoirs of cool gas around some...

Astronomers said Goldilocks Star is the best place to look for...

Astronomers said Goldilocks Star is the best place to look for life, In searching for life outside Earth, astronomers look for planets in the...

Galaxy pyrotechnic of 23 million light-years away

Galaxy pyrotechnic of 23 million light-years away, Galaxies around 23 million light-years away are impressive and sustainable fireworks. Instead of paper, dust and fire,...

Researchers have found more than 300 minor planets beyond Neptune

Researchers have found more than 300 minor planets beyond Neptune, Using data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES), researchers have found more than 300...

The biggest explosion seen in the Universe since the Big Bang

Astronomers discovered the biggest explosion seen in the Universe since the Big Bang, Scientists who study clusters of distant galaxies have discovered the biggest...

New fermi catalog adds 2000 gamma-ray sources

The Fermi-LAT collaboration has published its fourth source catalog, named 4FGL. Based on eight years of data, it contains 5064 celestial objects emitting gamma...

Researchers look for dark matter close to home

A new study from the University of Michigan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and University of California, Berkeley has ruled out dark matter...

Scientists are closer than ever to signal from cosmic dawn

Around 12 billion years ago, the universe emerged from a great cosmic dark age as the first stars and galaxies lit up and now...

Speed of space storms key to protecting astronauts and satellites from...

Space weather forecasters need to predict the speed of solar eruptions, as much as their size, to protect satellites and the health of astronauts,...

The connection from the NASA mission to Fermi is near halo...

The connection from the NASA mission to Fermi is near halo pulsar, NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has discovered a faint but sprawling glow...

Astronomers captured an image of a “cosmic ring of fire” as...

Astronomers have captured an image of a super-rare type of galaxy – described as a “cosmic ring of fire” – as it existed 11...

The large amount of oxygen in the atmosphere of ancient stars...

The large amount of oxygen in the atmosphere of ancient stars discovered, An international team of astronomers has discovered a large amount of oxygen...

Astronomers have captured the unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse

Astronomers have captured the unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse, With a very large ESO telescope (VLT), astronomers captured the unprecedented eclipse of the solar eclipse,...

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Full Mirror Deployment a Success

In a recent test, NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope fully deployed its primary mirror into the same configuration it will have when in space. As...

Researchers discovered an extreme planet where they suspect it rains iron

Researchers discovered an extreme planet where they suspect it rains iron, Researchers using ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) have observed an extreme planet where...

Observing the black hole symphony using gravitational wave astronomy

Shrouded in mystery since their discovery, the phenomenon of black holes continues to be one of the most mind-boggling enigmas in our universe. In recent...

Spacecraft unveil what keeps Venus’s atmosphere rotating much faster

An international research team led by Takeshi Horinouchi of Hokkaido University has revealed that this ‘super-rotation’ is maintained near the equator by atmospheric tidal...

The first time atomic layer deposition has been tried in space

Large telescopes that could be used for detecting and analyzing Earth-like planets in orbit around other stars or for peering back in time to...

Researchers developed new photovoltaic cells that work at night

Researchers developed new photovoltaic cells that work at night, Specially developed photovoltaic cells can produce up to 50 watts per square meter under ideal...

NASA’s Mars lander InSight will reach the top of the mole

NASA's Mars lander InSight will reach the top of the mole, After nearly a year of trying to dig into the surface of Mars,...

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