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Is an Interstellar Asteroid Trapped Near Jupiter? Get the Facts. loading...
Is an Interstellar Asteroid Trapped Near Jupiter? Get the Facts.
The bizarre asteroid known as 2015 BZ509 is being touted as the first known interstellar visitor to stay in our solar system.
Water Geysers Likely Found on This 'Alien' Ice Moon loading...
Water Geysers Likely Found on This 'Alien' Ice Moon
Data from the Galileo probe have reignited the possibility that Jupiter's moon Europa is spouting plumes into space.
Are Marsquakes Anything Like Earthquakes? NASA Is About to Find Out. loading...
Are Marsquakes Anything Like Earthquakes? NASA Is About to Find Out.
A new spacecraft that just launched will investigate why and how much the red planet rumbles.
How This New Probe Will Hunt for 'Alien' Earths loading...
How This New Probe Will Hunt for 'Alien' Earths
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will find whole new worlds at the right distances for us to spot signs of life.
Exclusive: How We Made the First 3-D Virtual Reality Video in Space loading...
Exclusive: How We Made the First 3-D Virtual Reality Video in Space
Astronaut Paolo Nespoli had to get creative to shoot this stunning footage aboard the International Space Station.
No, the World Will Not End on April 23 loading...
No, the World Will Not End on April 23
No matter how you interpret the latest cosmic signs, history tells us people don’t have the best track record at predicting the apocalypse
How 879 Days Of Spaceflight Changed This Cosmonaut loading...
How 879 Days Of Spaceflight Changed This Cosmonaut
Over 17 years and five flights, Gennady Padalka has accumulated more time in orbit than any person, ever.
Luxury Space Hotel Could Cater To Travellers By 2022 loading...
Luxury Space Hotel Could Cater To Travellers By 2022
Soon after launch in 2021, the startup Orion Span hopes to send up extraterrestrial condos to capitalise on open space.
Thousands Of Black Holes May Lurk At The Galaxy's Centre loading...
Thousands Of Black Holes May Lurk At The Galaxy's Centre
The discovery could help scientists better understand the space-time ripples called gravitational waves.
This Is The Farthest Star Humans Have Ever Seen loading...
This Is The Farthest Star Humans Have Ever Seen
The discovery could help astronomers better understand the evolution of the universe.
How Do Asteroids Create Life? loading...
How Do Asteroids Create Life?
Asteroids helped shape life on Earth, and astronomers are studying the chunks of rock to learn about life in other solar systems.
Chinese Space Station Crashes Back To Earth loading...
Chinese Space Station Crashes Back To Earth
So far, there are no reports of debris or sightings of the craft's descent.

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