Using the powerful eye of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, two teams of scientists have found faint signatures of water in the atmospheres of five distant planets.
Astronomers have spotted what appear to be two supermassive black holes at the heart of a remote galaxy
Black holes can be petite, with masses only about 10 times that of our sun -- or monstrous, boasting the equivalent in mass up to 10 billion suns.
Planets rich in carbon, including so-called diamond planets, may lack oceans, according to NASA-funded theoretical research.
At a cosmologically crisp one degree Kelvin (minus 458 degrees Fahrenheit), the Boomerang Nebula is the coldest known object in the Universe
The journey of light from the very early universe to modern telescopes is long and winding.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has uncovered the largest known population of globular star clusters, an estimated 160,000
Using infrared data from the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii, an international team of astronomers has imaged a giant planet around the bright star GJ 504.
Researchers from the University of Hawaii at Manoa NASA Astrobiology Institute (UHNAI) have discovered high concentrations of boron in a Martian meteorite
Evidence of the existence of 'multiverse' revealed for the first time by cosmic map
The world is changing. The question is, can life change with it?
These days, it’s not just finding an exoplanet. It’s how you find that Earth-like body.
A massive instrument circling the globe aboard the International Space Station has provided a first glimpse of what may be mysterious dark matter
Cern engineers have begun updates on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) located underground beneath the border of France and Switzerland.
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