Tagged With Astronomy

NASA came up with 21 new constellations — including Albert Einstein, Godzilla, and the Starship Enterprise


The 5 brightest planets will align in the western sky tonight for the second time this year -- here's why this happens


Australian researchers have just detected mysterious radio signals from deep space



Smart aliens might live within 33,000 light-years of Earth. A new study explains why we haven't found them yet.


NASA's Hubble space telescope just lost a vital part, and one of its backups is 'acting drunk.' Here's why astronomers haven't lost hope.


7 incredible women you've never heard of who changed science forever



A weird, cigar-shaped object flew through the solar system last year. Now astronomers may know where it came from


NASA's $1 billion Juno spacecraft is probing Jupiter's deepest secrets — here are Juno's biggest discoveries so far


'Museum Of The Moon' is coming to Australia in December


The citizen scientists were right - mystery light phenomenon STEVE is no aurora


A $1 billion telescope that will take pictures 10 times sharper than Hubble's is now officially under construction


Scientists have found two planets outside our solar system that could host extra-terrestrial life



The most spectacular meteor shower of the year is coming this weekend — here's how to watch it


NASA's biggest-ever hunt for alien planets is finally underway — and the agency expects to discover 'strange, fantastic worlds'


The total lunar eclipse would look stunning from the moon — Earth's sunrise and sunset will connect in a ring of fire


Scientists just found a dozen new moons around Jupiter — including one they're calling an 'oddball'



The longest total lunar eclipse in a century is about to happen -- here's how Earth will colour the moon blood-red


A ghostly particle detected in Antarctica has led astronomers to a super-massive spinning black hole called a 'blazar'


Astronomers caught a planet being born for the first time in a stunning new picture


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old who defeated a powerful House Democrat, has an asteroid named after her — here's why