Gamma-ray bursts are some of the most extreme events in the universe, producing vast jets of powerful radiation that can be detected billions of light-years from their source.
The ocean is thought to be be billions of years old and may contain as much as three times the volume of all the liquid water on Earth.
Build-ups of toxic gases in the atmospheres of many exoplanets in the "habitable zone" could limit the "safe zone" in which life outside our solar system could actually exist.
The findings expand our knowledge of black holes and the galaxies within which they are often found.
This is the first time a magnetic field has been observed in the filaments connecting clusters.
There are three different physical processes responsible for accelerating particles to vast speeds.
Helium is a vital element in several industries, and a global shortage could have devastating effects.
These early stars may have blown up in a more violent and asymmetric fashion than previously thought.
Large space rocks don’t hit Earth often, but just one could cause mass destruction.
The moon-walkers were carrying messages of peace from all over the globe.
After 50 years of theoretical predictions, we've managed to demonstrate how the magnetic field bangs like a drum.
The newly named six-wheeled explorer will search for evidence of past and present life on Mars when it reaches the surface in 2021.
There may be way less dark matter out there than scientists think—and maybe even none at all.
"If you liked the president's border wall, wait until you see his space wall," arms control expert Joseph Cirincione said.
A second-repeating radio signal, FRB 180814.J0422+73, was found to repeat six times from a distance of 1.5 billion light-years away.
The image of the galaxy includes up to 15 million stars.
Samsung is unveiling its new Space Monitor at CES 2019 which promises to save users more space on their desktops.
Just as tensions with the U.S. were heating up on Earth, the Chang'e-4 probe was set to conduct the first soft landing in history on the dark side of the moon.
“The instinctive, the passionate, the almost unconscious side [of my brain] takes over. As soon as I heard the words…I could hear the melody in my head. It just somehow took shape.”