'Wanderers' beautifully envisions our life beyond Earth
December 3, 2014, 2:15 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new 4-minute film casts digital humans in real extraterrestrial destinations, guided by the timeless words of Carl Sagan.
'Trojan' asteroid is a first for planet Uranus
August 30, 2013, 9:44 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Scientists had believed that Uranus' orbit was too unstable to play host to an asteroid companion.
Artist envisions NYC on other planets
May 21, 2013, 2 p.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
In hopes of inspiring others to appreciate Earth, Nickolay Lamm transplanted the Big Apple to all of the planets in our solar system.
Hubble captures auroras on Uranus
April 16, 2012, 7:33 a.m. by SPACE.com
These are the first images of the event since NASA Voyager probe snapped images in 1986.
10 spectacular moons in our solar system
December 14, 2011, 9:30 a.m. by Katherine Butler
Experts estimate that there are as many as 170 moons orbiting the eight planets of our section of the galaxy. Here's our look at some of the beautiful, bold and essentially unexplained moons of our solar system.
NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft nearing edge of the solar system
December 17, 2010, 3:23 p.m. by Space.com Inc.
NASA's Voyager 1 probe is nearing the edge of our solar system after 33 years and nearly 11 billion miles of spaceflight. The spacecraft may make the final crossing into interstellar space in just four more years.