Alien auroras hundreds-of-thousands-times brighter than our own discovered
July 30, 2015, 12:57 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying a brown dwarf 20 light-years from Earth have discovered northern lights with an unprecedented glow.
Friday's blue moon: What you need to know
July 30, 2015, 9:41 a.m. by Geoff Gaherty, SPACE.com
The moon won't really be blue, but the old saying is a clue to the story.
Stephen Hawking's first-ever Reddit AMA now accepting questions
July 27, 2015, 9:46 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Renowned theoretical physicist is ready to discuss everything from artificial intelligence to black holes.
Kickstarter launched to save Neil Armstrong's moon spacesuit
July 21, 2015, 1:05 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Smithsonian Institute sets $500K goal for the preservation and permanent display of the historic spacesuit.
Glimpse the 'EPIC' beauty of Earth from a million miles away
July 21, 2015, 11:54 a.m. by Catie Leary
Upon seeing this new portrait of our planet, President Obama took to Twitter to say it's 'a beautiful reminder that we need to protect the only planet we have.'
Search for alien intelligence just got $100M boost
July 20, 2015, 3:36 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Billionaire Yuri Milner pledges to fund a decade-long search for intelligent life among the stars.
New Pluto photos reveal a myriad of mysteries
July 16, 2015, 9:56 a.m. by Calla Cofield, SPACEcom
The New Horizons probe snapped images of Hydra, Charon and Pluto's icy surface.
Japanese company wants to create man-made shooting stars on demand
July 15, 2015, 11 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
By releasing artificial meteors with a variety of chemical compositions from satellites, it will even be possible to control for the color of the shooting stars.