Articles by Micah Ong
NASA has released a stunning image of a star cluster almost as old as the universe itself.
In order to reach this conclusion, they measured tiny variations in the gravitational fields using the Curiosity rover's navigation gear.
Their aim was to measure the age of the cluster by using these stars, but they unexpectedly found a dwarf galaxy in our cosmic backyard.
The Dawn orbited Vesta for nearly a year, before heading to the dwarf planet Ceres about 3.1 billion miles (4.9 billion kilometers) away, according to Space.com.
Dubbed the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), this would be the space agency's first planetary-defense mission.
The Earth has been hit by asteroids for nearly a billion years now, but our planet's atmosphere has succeeded in stopping most of them from bringing about a catastrophe.
NASA's Juno spacecraft took the images of the storms and the planet's mesmerizing colorful clouds during a late December flyby of Jupiter.
This announcement comes just a few days after CNSA unveiled a photo of the first plant to ever sprout on the dark side of the Moon.
ALE will use the first artificial meteor shower next year to gather data and improve their technology for future launches.
On Friday, Jan. 11, hundreds of SpaceX employees were likely shocked when they received a notice that they were could be getting fired.
China National Space Administration, has just revealed a new photo showing a cotton seed that the Chang'e-4 probe brought to the Moon sprouting.
Koenig previously pointed out that all females born to the royal family only wear dresses and never trousers when appearing in public.
Astronomers find white dwarf stars to be useful in determining the age groups of neighboring stars as the former's predictable lifecycle allows them to be used as cosmic clocks.
As for why it is called super blood wolf moon, there are several reasons why it has been given this name.
Iridium Communications CEO Matt Desch posted on Twitter that he was confident that the Falcon 9 rocket would finally succeed in taking off this Friday.
Gene editing is a process that allows powerful, precise changes to be made in a person's DNA. This is usually done to fix a defective gene.
Their observations are the first evidence that the corona becomes smaller in size as a black hole consumes material.
It looks like HD 21749b may not be alone in its system as scientists also believe there is a second planet there that is about the size of the Earth.
After activating the rover, the Chang'e-4 also deployed three 5-meter (16-foot) low-frequency radio antennas.
NASA has sought advice from the committee regarding techniques that could be used to determine the sizes of asteroids.