The unique planet orbits a sun-like star around 50 light years away from Earth, and has a mild atmospheric temperature.
The two natural light displays are set to become most active on the same night this week as the Earth passes through the tail of two comets.
The resuable crew capsule is designed to take up to seven astronauts to space and will eventually ferry space station crew between the ISS and Earth.
A viral TikTok video has resurfaced a years-old claim that the space agency has a cloud generator.
The blast emitted more energy than the entire Milky Way galaxy for the short time it lasted and took half the age of the universe to reach us.
"We're going to take our time before we draw scientific conclusions, but until then we can simply marvel at this celestial wonder," NASA's Scott Bolton said.
The Blue Origin founder wants a NASA contract to help develop a spacecraft that will put humans back on the moon. So far, NASA has only selected SpaceX.
"Blue Origin is committed to building a future where millions of people live and work in space to benefit the Earth," Bezos wrote in a letter.
The fireball flew across the evening sky on Sunday, creating several bright flashes and—as reported by one observer—even an explosion-like sound.
The University of Texas professor known for his work on the fundamental forces of the universe, as well as making science accessible, "changed the world," one colleague said. Another described him as "the greatest living theoretical physicist."
The space rock will be moving at more than 18,000 miles per hour when it flies safely past our planet on Sunday.
The world's richest man has frequently been criticized for Amazon workers' poor working conditions and paying small amounts of federal income tax.
Skygazers will be able to see the moon at its fullest later this week, ahead of the peak of the Perseid meteor shower, and both Saturn and Jupiter appearing at their brightest this year.
The space shuttle program launched the Hubble space telescope, helped construct the International Space Station and more in its 30 years of service.
Bezos fondly recalled tossing "some Skittles" at fellow passengers in zero gravity during his Blue Origin space flight on Tuesday.
"It's hard to get excited about billionaires lighting their money on fire when the planet is headed toward extinction," tweeted writer Molly Knight.
"Yes, Amazon workers did pay for this - with lower wages, union busting, a frenzied and inhumane workplace, and delivery drivers not having health insurance during a pandemic," the congresswoman tweeted.
Funk made history when she traveled with Jeff Bezos on his rocket to space on Tuesday.
Bezos was joined by his brother, Mark, 82-year-old pilot Wally Funk and 18-year-old Oliver Daemon on the 10-minute flight.
"You can't imagine how thin the atmosphere is when you see it from space," he said.
The Amazon founder said the 82-year-old aviator was "still outperforming all of the men" in training.
The New Shepard soared past the Kármán Line, which is known as the altitude at which outer space begins, to an altitude of 66.52 miles.
82-year-old aerospace pioneer Wally Funk and 18-year-old student Oliver Daemen have become the oldest and youngest people to travel into space, respectively, after they flew alongside Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his brother.
The galaxies are located hundreds of millions of light years away from Earth and are leaving a trail of stars and dust as they merge.
The world's richest man is set to blast off into space on Tuesday on his rocket ship, New Shepard, for an 11-minute journey.
Super Heavy measures 230 feet in height and 30 feet in diameter, and will eventually be used to launch the Starship spacecraft into orbit.
The multi-billionaire Amazon founder says he has "dreamed of traveling to space" since Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon in 1969.
The Amazon founder and world's richest man is due to be launched into space on Tuesday on the first crewed Blue Origin mission.
The Amazon founder and three others will be blasted into space on Tuesday in the aerospace company's first crewed mission.