What IS a planet? LIVE with Jean-Luc Margot

View larger. | Artist’s concept of an Earth-sized exoplanet, in this case LP 791-18 d, some…

Neutron-star jet sprays like a garden sprinkler

Astronomers have seen the first neutron-star jet with an S shape. The jet is part of…

SpaceX Reveals the Beefed-Up Dragon That Will De-Orbit the ISS

The International Space Station (ISS) has been continuously orbiting Earth for more than 25 years and…

Shortwave podcast explores Pluto's planetary demotion

In this except from “Space Camp,” a special series from NPR science podcast Short Wave, host…

Bright fireball over Massachusetts, U.S.

A bright fireball was seen streaking through the night sky over the northeastern United States at…

Gaia Hit by a Micrometeoroid AND Caught in a Solar Storm

For over ten years, the ESA’s Gaia Observatory has monitored the proper motion, luminosity, temperature, and…

NASA’s Juno Mission Captures the Colorful and Chaotic Clouds of Jupiter

During its 61st close flyby of Jupiter on May 12, 2024, NASA’s Juno spacecraft captured this…

Exploring the Moon: Episode Previews

Discover. Learn. Explore. NASA’s video series, Exploring the Moon, takes a “behind-the-scenes” look at humanity’s next…

NASA to Host Panels, Forums, and More at Oshkosh 2024

Each summer, aviation enthusiasts and experts from around the planet – including NASA’s aeronautical innovators –…

NASA to Host Panels, Forums, and More at Oshkosh 2024

Each summer, aviation enthusiasts and experts from around the planet – including NASA’s aeronautical innovators –…