Early universe observations reaffirm existence of dark matter and dark energy
Early universe observations reaffirm existence of dark matter and dark energy
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 22, 2019
New data continues to reaffirm the existence of the inexplicable dark matter and dark energy.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 03, 2019
The halo of a young galaxy Q2343-BX418 could shed light on the evolution and growth of the universe's early galaxies.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 04, 2019
A meteorite from the moon suggests that there is water on Earth's natural satellite.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 17, 2019
Observatory is now in an extended mission through November 2019.
Laurel Kornfeld - Dec 19, 2018
Precursor star exploded between 80,000 and one million years ago.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2018
The MeerKAT telescope provides astronomers with a brand new glimpse of the center of the Milky Way.
Lliane Hunter - Dec 02, 2018
The new discovery could usher in a new era of neutrino astronomy.
Lliane Hunter - Nov 26, 2018
Eta Carinae erupted in the 1840s accelerating cosmic ray particles to speeds comparable to light.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 20, 2018
Both partial, the eclipses will occur on opposite sides of the planet.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 07, 2018
Target of 2022 Japanese flyby is not well understood.
Joseph Scalise - Aug 16, 2018
Astronomers have discovered a supermassive black hole at the center of a tiny galaxy, giving new insight into the odd formations.
Laurel Kornfeld - Aug 10, 2018
Hottest gas giants in close orbits around their stars act like star-planet hybrids.
Karen Saltos - Jul 10, 2018
According to a team of scientists, the Milky Way evolved about 10 billion years ago when it collided head-on.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 09, 2018
Astronaut Chris Hadfield said we could have reached Mars years ago if we wanted to take the risk.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jun 11, 2018
Levels of stellar radiation can determine whether planets in stars' habitable zones are actually habitable.
Tyler MacDonald - May 04, 2018
For the first time ever, scientists have discovered helium in an exoplanet's atmosphere.
Tyler MacDonald - Apr 17, 2018
Canadian scientists recreated the gravity of Mars in the sky in preparation for the ExoMars rover mission in 2020.
Tyler MacDonald - Apr 10, 2018
Examining the nature of haze in laboratory-created alien atmospheres could help us better understand exoplanets.
Lliane Hunter - Apr 05, 2018
Scientists may have just observed signs of life on Venus.
Lliane Hunter - Apr 02, 2018
Observations of interstellar visitor, Oumuamua, is providing new insights into planet formation.
Tyler MacDonald - Mar 26, 2018
The world's first artificial meteor shower is happening in 2020, and soon anyone will be able to purchase them.
Tyler MacDonald - Mar 21, 2018
The "Humanity Star" satellite is set to re-enter Earth's atmosphere earlier than expected.
Joseph Scalise - Mar 13, 2018
A group of astronomers have found 15 new exoplanets outside of our solar system.
Joseph Scalise - Mar 05, 2018
New research has allowed scientists to detect waves from the early days of the universe.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 02, 2017
Exocomets are smallest objects ever found orbiting a star other than the Sun.
Laurel Kornfeld - Nov 01, 2017
Simulation shows alternate mechanism that required little water to transport surface material down slopes.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 31, 2017
Understanding atmospheres of large exoplanets will help scientists better understand those of Earth-like worlds.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 26, 2017
Ground-based telescopes will be able to capture detailed images of transiting exoplanets as followups to space-based discoveries.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 18, 2017
Presence of Antarctic lakes in spite of freezing temperatures inspired study of early Mars.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 17, 2017
Ability to observe an event via both gravitational waves and light is a revolution for modern astronomy.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 20, 2020
Researchers take advantage of rare opportunity to observe polar regions through Juno mission and space telescopes.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 31, 2019
First nova ever found in Small Magellanic Cloud is studied in multiple wavelengths.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 21, 2019
A new study sheds light on the structure of the "monster galaxy" COSMOS-AzTEC-1.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 16, 2019
Celebrity astrophysicist Lawrence Krauss is in trouble following a sexual harassment incident.
Tyler MacDonald - Oct 14, 2019
A new study examines a strange rogue planet beyond the Milky Way.
Laurel Kornfeld - Feb 18, 2019
Eighty-five percent of inner main belt asteroids come from five or six ancient objects.
Laurel Kornfeld - Jan 31, 2019
Antenna will increase capabilities of powerful radio telescope by 500 percent.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 21, 2019
There are roughly 400 known subglacial lakes around the world.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 18, 2019
New research into Strong Thermal Emission Velocity Enhancements show that they are not auroras
Joseph Scalise - Jan 09, 2019
A new study sheds light on both the cosmic web, as well as what the universe was like when the first galaxies formed.
Joseph Scalise - Nov 28, 2018
Researchers have successfully tracked down pieces of the small meteorite that recently exploded above Africa.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 25, 2018
A new study suggests the Earth's moon could have been habitable 3.5 to 3.8 billion years ago.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 24, 2018
Scientists believe that Andromeda cannibalized the Milky Way's sister galaxy about 32 million years ago.
Tyler MacDonald - Jul 03, 2018
Researchers captured the first image of a newborn plant in formation.
Karen Saltos - Jul 02, 2018
Asteroid mining is a lucrative venture
Delila James - May 08, 2018
In addition to collecting data on quakes, the lander will look at heat flow from the Martian interior and probe the way the planet wobbles.
Joseph Scalise - May 07, 2018
Scientists believe medieval records could be the key to uncovering Planet Nine.
Joseph Scalise - Apr 27, 2018
Astronomers have witnessed the birth of a galaxy cluster for the first time in history.
Joseph Scalise - Apr 25, 2018
A brand new star map compiled by the Gaia project will help create the most accurate 3D map of the Milky Way galaxy to date.
Joseph Scalise - Apr 23, 2018
Astronomers have found that large worlds can severely affect the habitability of neighboring planets.
Lliane Hunter - Apr 12, 2018
Observations of Alpha Centauri have yet to yield planetary results.
Tyler MacDonald - Apr 02, 2018
The ESA is testing their giant parachute in preparation of the 2021 ExoMars mission.
Tyler MacDonald - Apr 02, 2018
A British-led space junk mission using the RemoveDEBRIS satellite is set to launch on April 2.
Tyler MacDonald - Mar 30, 2018
Astronauts have the ability to deal with massive amounts of stress, including spacewalks that often leave them bleeding.
Lliane Hunter - Mar 28, 2018
The structure of our Universe could have been vastly different plus, or minus, a proton.
Joseph Scalise - Mar 23, 2018
A study shows that a red dwarf passed by our solar system 700,000 years ago.
Tyler MacDonald - Mar 20, 2018
A new study suggests that black holes release jet streams after they absorb stars.
Tyler MacDonald - Mar 20, 2018
Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have designed a "conceptual spacecraft" in case the asteroid Bennu hits the Earth in the year 2135.
Joseph Scalise - Mar 08, 2018
Scientists believe a deposit underneath Africa may cause Earth's poles to flip.
Joseph Scalise - Mar 03, 2018
A new study may help astronomers understand why the Milky Way has such low star production.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 13, 2017
Researchers have figured out why space rocks burn up in Earth's atmosphere.
Joseph Scalise - Dec 05, 2017
Astronomers have discovered a "hot Jupiter" that defies all expectations about such planets.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 24, 2017
Planets are forming from multiple sites instead of growing from just one site.
Laurel Kornfeld - Oct 24, 2017
Nature of teen's observation wasn't recognized until now.