Even after 25 years the Hubble Space Telescope continues to churn out stunning imagery nearly everywhere it trains its “eye.” In this case, Hubble has captured a blue bubble around a Wolf–Rayet star known as WR 31a which is located […]
The brave little washing machine-sized comet lander/probe’s mission of over ten years and over four billion miles has come to an end. Philae the “little probe that could” has reached its final place of rest For those of you cheering […]
A new image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows a star cluster in all of its glory. Dozens of stars in the Trumpler 14 cluster can be seen in photos and videos released on January 21. Trumpler 14 is a […]
Today was a historic day for British astronaut Tim Peake who was the first astronaut officially representing his country to walk in space known as a spacewalker, however the planned six hours was cut short as American astronaut Tim Kopra […]
Although the European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission was a resounding success, and its comet lander Philae produced reams of valuable data on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in November 2014, the refrigerator-sized planetary lab went silent around six months ago. Mission controllers were […]
Major Tim Peake, an ESA astronaut is on his way to the ISS after a successful Soyuz rocket launch from Kazakhstan this morning. British astronaut, two others and a number of power cables will reach the ISS around noon EST […]
Space continues to throw up surprises and scientists have revealed that a mysterious object will come crashing down to Earth in a few weeks time. Some people consider Friday 13 to be an unlucky date, but this time around it […]
A new study shows that the surface of Saturn’s moon Titan dissolves, and the process could lead to the formation of its lakes. Scientists have found that the process is similar to that which creates sinkholes on Earth, and as […]
The solar flare was so large that it led to temporary radio blackouts across the Pacific Ocean.
Rhea is the second largest natural satellite of Saturn, and the images are the first time that it has been seen in full color.
NASA scientists claim that Mars could have supported life due to the fact that it used to be covered in water.