Planetary collision seeded elements for life on Earth, study says
January 25, 2019, 9:55 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers say the smashup also led to the creation of our moon.
A meteorite smashed into the blood moon during the eclipse, and it was caught on film
January 23, 2019, 1:39 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's the first time astronomers have recorded such an event during a lunar eclipse.
Planet Nine debunked? New theory explains outer orbits without the need for an extra planet
January 22, 2019, 3:33 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The search for Planet Nine might be a futile effort.
We are living in an era of high frequency asteroid strikes
January 19, 2019, 12:20 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New study proves that we're living at a time that's at higher risk for impacts than previous eras.
Our sun will become a solid crystal in about 10 billion years
January 18, 2019, 3:14 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Astronomers have discovered the first evidence that some stars solidify into crystal.
Saturn's famous rings may not have existed when dinosaurs first evolved
January 18, 2019, 11:23 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
If dinosaurs had telescopes and had pointed them at Saturn, they might have seen a ringless world.
15 years of Mars exploration celebrated in new video
January 15, 2019, 8:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
See the stunning images captured by the ESA's Mars Express in this beautiful greatest hits montage.
A violently beautiful storm with no name churns in the Pacific
January 14, 2019, 4:10 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A large storm swirled in the Pacific Ocean late last week with a pressure similar to that powerful hurricanes.
Rare 'cosmic telescope' amplifies light from dawn of time
January 14, 2019, 9:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
A gravitational lens theorized by Einstein has allowed us to spot light dating back 12.8 billion years.
Scientists detect repeating radio signal from deep space
January 10, 2019, 11:02 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Burst is one of 13 signals discovered by a new telescope in Canada.