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Giant impact' theory of moon's formation gets another boost
Scientists have found yet more differences between Earth and moon rocks.
After a tantalizing discovery at Venus, what could an astrobiology mission look like?
Suddenly, a mission to investigate whether Venus might be hospitable to life after all doesn't seem quite so outlandish.
A perfectly preserved Ice Age cave bear has been found in Russia -- even its nose is intact
(CNN)The perfectly preserved remains of an Ice Age cave bear have been discovered in the Russian Arctic -- the first example of the species ever to be found with soft tissues intact.
Scientists confounded by new findings on universe's mysterious dark matter
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Dark matter, mysterious invisible stuff that makes up most of the mass of galaxies including our own Milky Way, is confounding scientists again, with new observations of dist...
Stare At The Depths Of A Sunspot, Courtesy Of These Solar Telescope Images
Captured by the GREGOR telescope in Spain, the high-resolution pictures offer a new glimpse at the sun’s magnetic field.
Oh, great: NASA says an asteroid is headed our way right before Election Day
Amid a pandemic, civil unrest and a divisive US election season, we now have an asteroid zooming toward us. On the day before the presidential vote, no less.
Greenland's Ice Sheet Has Lost a Record Half-a-Trillion Tonnes in a Single Year
Greenland's massive ice sheet saw a record net loss of 532 billion tonnes last year, raising red flags about accelerating sea level rise, according to findings released Thursday.
Mars helicopter reaches "big milestone" on flight to planet
So far, so good for the small helicopter that is poised to become the first to fly in outer space. NASA announced that the Mars Ingenuity helicopter is alive and well and was successfully recharged...
Trump Administration Finalizes Plan to Open Arctic Refuge to Drilling
WASHINGTON — Overturning five decades of protections for the largest remaining stretch of wilderness in the United States, the Trump administration on Monday finalized its plan to open up part of t...