After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.
The chances of us bringing back bugs from Mars is actually very small, but obviously, we have to assume the worst and plan for that.
The spacefaring nations of the world are competing with private companies to build an economy in orbit, colonize the moon, and exploit resources from passing asteroids, but to reach other planets something more is needed.
There’s a party in the galactic centre. We may have found the first solid evidence of a dense conference of stars around the Milky Way’s heart, which may one day help us observe the supermassive black hole living there.
“We now have technology to take ET home. No it won’t take someone’s lifetime to do it. There is an error in the equations. We know what it is. We now have the capability to travel to the stars.”
New close-up photos of Titan, Saturn’s biggest moon, show its mysterious and massive dunes in more detail than ever before.
The New Horizons probe has uncovered another Plutonian mystery – this time involving the solar wind.
New work from a team led by Carnegie’s Eduardo Bañados has discovered 63 new quasars out in the deep reaches of space.
Proxima b is a planet that could be habitable, but we won’t know for sure until we can actually see it.