Teen finds alligator dumped in plastic container next to his home
"We're actively and aggressively pursuing this case because we really want to know who would be so cruel to abandon this animal," the MCSPCA told Newsweek.
Watch as all the planets in the solar system align
The planetary parade will likely only be visible until December 31 as Mercury rapidly fades.
All the planets in the solar system have aligned
Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn can be seen with the naked eye, while Uranus and Neptune can be observed with binoculars or a telescope.
Missing Moon Believed Responsible for Saturn's Rings
The absent moon, called Chrysalis, might also explain why the planet tilts slightly in its spin.
Could There Be a Black Hole Lurking on the Edge of the Solar System?
Becky Smethurst tells Newsweek a black hole is a couch cushion, "not pulling anything towards them. But if you lose something down the side, it's gone forever."
Six Amazing Facts About Neptune and Its Moons
At the edge of the solar system is a fascinating world of ice and violent 1,000mph winds, Neptune. Here are six incredible facts about Neptune.
Astronomers Find Sub-Neptune Planet That May Have Liquid Water
The exoplanet orbits its dwarf star in 35 days and has a very cold surface temperature, but astronomers believe it could still host life in its clouds.
Bizarre Exposed Core of Gas Giant Planet Discovered for First Time
"It's incredible to be able to make these kinds of discoveries," said researcher David Armstrong.
Planet Nine Might Not Exist After All
We have found objects in the Kuiper Belt that do not fit with the idea of a huge, mystery planet at the edge of the solar system.
NASA to Evaluate 4 Potential Missions Exploring Solar System's Mysteries
"These selected missions have the potential to transform our understanding of some of the solar system's most active and complex worlds," NASA's Thomas Zurbuchen said.
NASA Discovers Never Before Seen 'Dance of Avoidance' of Neptune's Moons
Two of Neptune's inner moons are locked together in a type of orbit that has not been seen before. This allows them to cross paths without coming into contact, researchers say.
Neptunian Desert: Scientists Discover Rogue 'Forbidden Planet'
The planet is the first of its kind to be discovered in the "Neptunian Desert"—the region immediately surrounding stars where no planets similar in size to Neptune are found.
Ukraine Building Anti-Ship Missiles to Protect Itself
Months after Russia seized three Ukrainian navy ships in the Sea of Azov, the project is more relevant than ever.
Asteroids Reveal Early Solar System 'Skirmish'
These ancient rocks are relics of the early solar system.
'One Piece' Chapter 907 Spoilers
"One Piece" Chapter 907 has released in Japan and it continues the story of the Reverie. Here's everything happened in the latest chapter.
Black Holes May Turn 'mini-Neptunes' Into Rocky Planets
The planets face supernovas, gamma-ray bursts and gravity-disrupting stars in the crowded center of the Milky Way.
Neptune's Storm Is Disappearing, Reveals New Photo
The storm could smell like rotten eggs, according to scientists.
What Superionic Water Ice Reveals About Magnetic Fields
Neptune and Uranus could have thin exterior shells of liquid water and thick interior mantles of superionic ice water.
The Solar Eclipse Is Over, but There's More to Come
Dry your eyes and grab your binoculars. There's still plenty to see.
Doubts Raised Over the Existence of a Ninth Planet
The discovery of a small, icy world is raising questions about the entire prospect of a ninth planet.
Evidence of New 'Planet Nine' Found in Solar System
The planet is believed to be 5,000 times the mass of Pluto.
Two Planets Larger Than Earth May Exist Beyond Pluto
Astrophysicists cite orbit patterns, but some critics are not yet ready to believe.