How the Transit of Venus could help find alien planets
May 16, 2012, 1:04 p.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
Planets passing in front of their stars are useful not only for identification, but also for learning about the planet's atmosphere.
Scientists to watch Venus transit from Alaska on June 5
May 15, 2012, 7:42 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The next Venus transit across the sun won't occur until December 2117.
Planet Venus in daytime sky today
March 26, 2012, 7:03 a.m. by Geoff Gaherty, SPACE.com
After a century and a half, Venus graces the daytime sky with its presence, and Jupiter will appear in the evening.
3 odd facts about the Venus, Jupiter alignment
March 12, 2012, 10:16 a.m. by Joe Rao, SPACE.com
The alignment of Jupiter and Venus won't occur like this again until 2036, so break out the telescopes.
Solar wind changes create surprising explosions on Venus
March 6, 2012, 6:13 p.m. by SPACE.com
Researchers think the eruptions probably push part of the Venus's atmosphere out into space, but they'd need a dedicated spacecraft to be sure.
Scientists baffled to discover that Venus' spin is slowing down
February 17, 2012, 11:50 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's rotating 6.5 minutes slower than it was just 16 years ago.
Scientist's claims of life on Venus are debunked
January 24, 2012, 5:18 p.m. by Natalie Wolchover, Life's Little Mysteries
Crab-like creatures or camera lens covers? NASA and other experts weigh in.
Asteroid Lutetia may be Earth fragment
November 13, 2011, 9:02 a.m. by SPACE.com
Scientists theorize that the asteroid formed close to the sun before colliding with a young planet and was booted to the Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter.
Japan's Akatsuki space probe hits snag on way to Venus
December 7, 2010, 10:42 a.m. by Space.com Inc.
Communication black-out lasted longer than expected, and spacecraft may be slightly out of orbit.