Space

Scientists at Harvard University and the Black Hole Initiative (BHI) have developed a new method that could crack the Planet Nine conundrum once and for all. Since 2015, astronomers have been trying to...

Night was briefly turned to day in Tokyo when a meteor collided with the Earth’s atmosphere at 15 kilometres per second. The meteor produced a stunning fireball which lit up the skies above the...

A video on TikTok showed a small, lizard-like creature with elongated arms crawling along some rocks. The TikTok account holder, @stinkeyescrappy, posted the video on the social media site, along with...

Astronomers have spotted a huge eruption of magnetic filament on the Sun, which has become unstable and blasted out into the solar system. Researchers described this coronal mass ejection (CME) –...

A couple enjoying a swim n Richmond, Kentucky, spotted a strange craft overhead which captured their attention. The object looks like a plane, but with certain parts of its make-up, such as the wing, missing....

In July 1969, NASA astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and Michael Collins carried out the first human Moon landing. As they raced towards the Moon, a short exchange between Mr Armstrong...

The NASA astronaut is currently stationed aboard the International Space Station (ISS) where has front row seats to the best view in the universe. On Wednesday, July 8, Mr Behnken shared on Twitter a photo...

The NASA orbiter launched into space for the last time on July 8, 2011. Space Shuttle Atlantis carried its final payload to the International Space Station (ISS) after 30 years and 135 missions. The STS-135...

The House appropriations bill has revealed there will not be an increase of NASA’s 2020 annual budget of $22.63 billion (£17.8bn) next year, putting a serious dent in its space fairing venture....

Your astronauts need you! UK Space Agency and ESA want companies to share ideas on how they can use 5G and satellites to improve logistics UK Space Agency, DCMS and ESA are looking at ways to use 5G and...

This year has seen two comets making their way through the solar system, only to disintegrate as they approached the Sun. Comet ATLAS and Comet SWAN made headlines this year as astronomers spotted the...

A video showing what looks like a drone in the dead of night hovering over chicken coop has emerged. Witnesses of the mysterious entity, those who own the chicken coop, say whatever is inside the mysterious...

NASA confirmed the new Jovian storm with images snapped by the space agency’s Juno spacecraft. The photos reveal a number of raging cyclones in the planet’s southern hemisphere, including the...

The spiral galaxy, dubbed NGC 7513, sits roughly 60 million light-years from Earth in the constellation Sculptor. But the galaxy is moving away from us, flying through space more than 500 times faster...

On June 7, the east coast of America was lit up when a fireball shot across the skies. The bright light was seen by hundreds of people as a meteor punctured Earth’s atmosphere. The International...

Astonishing images of the comet have been pasted across the web as NEOWISE becomes visible to the naked eye. One image, taken by Jeremy Perez, shows the comet in the distance behind the Merriam Crater...