Astronomers Find Planets In Another Galaxy For The First TimeUsing a new method of stargazing, called gravitational microlensing, scientists were able to find as many as 2,000 distant worlds in a galaxy 3.8 billion light-years away.
Is Mysterious Interstellar Object 'Oumuamua' An Alien Spaceship?A newly discovered object from another star system that is passing through our solar system may actually be an alien spaceship or part of one.
Meet 'Oumuamua,' The First Observed Interstellar Visitor To Our Solar System"Oumuamua" is the first observed object from outside our solar system, according to a study published Monday in the journal Nature.
Ring, Ring: It's The Pope Calling The Space StationPope Francis is making quite the long distance call this week - to space.
NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Burns Up Over Saturn NASA'S Cassini spacecraft met a fiery end - disintegrating in the skies above Saturn after a 20-year journey.
E.T. Calling? Astronomers Pick Up Radio Signals From SpaceA series of unexplained radio signals has been discovered coming from a source in a galaxy three billion light years away.
9-Year-Old Applies To Be NASA's 'Planetary Protection Officer'A 9-year-old boy from New Jersey hopes to soon call himself a "Planetary Protection Officer" with NASA - a real-life job.
What Happens If You Don't Protect Your Eyes During A Solar EclipseThe once-in-a-lifetime total eclipse will attract millions of eyes but they need to have protection or else.
NASA Is Hiring A Planetary Protection Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.
Scott Kelly Binge-Watched 'Game of Thrones' While In SpaceRetired astronaut Scott Kelly says during his year in space, he thought a lot about another world - Westeros.
Researchers Believe There’s Lots Of Water Under The Moon’s SurfaceFor decades, scientists have thought the moon was a dry, dusty place. Well, it may be time to rewrite the astronomy books.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Rolls Out The Red Carpet For MarsForty-eight years after he landed on the moon, Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday rolled out a red carpet for the red planet at a star-studded gala at the Kennedy Space Center.