This celestial event only takes place around 13 times a century.
Mercury transits take place only around 13 times a century.
No, the first day of fall is technically not marked by the return of the pumpkin spice latte (although, unofficially, it kind of is).
The latest findings could help to explain some puzzling measurements collected by the Juno spacecraft, which is currently orbiting the planet.
When exactly plate tectonics emerged and how it has evolved through time are two of the most significant and hotly debated questions in Earth sciences today.
More than 4,000 planets beyond our solar system have been discovered since the first in 1992.
The planets are prompting some serious self-reflection and realizations this summer, according to astrologers.
Javi Poves challenged a Spanish science minister to a debate on the curvature of the Earth.
"The formation of the moon and the origin of Earth's water are two of the fundamental open questions in cosmo-chemistry," said the lead author of a new study.
Jupiter's atmosphere is characterized by several strong jet streams that flow west to east, carrying clouds of ammonia and other elements which create colored bands.
The space rock hails from the explosive dawn of the solar system.
Scientists found that Mars's crust formed much earlier than previously thought.
Around dusk tonight, Castor and Pollux will form a nearly straight line with Venus.
A fundamental equation has cracked the evolution of how planets swarm around the sun.
Researchers recommend starting with Saturn and Jupiter.
See our own Milky Way galaxy before floating to a place where baby stars are formed.
An atmosphere is basically a giant blanket that can protect a planet from a star's barrage of dangerous radiation.