NASA's Swift satellite has observed a bizarre light source in the dwarf galaxy Markarian 177, 90 million light years away in the constellation Ursa Major.
With the help of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, a team of researchers has spotted a star system that could have left behind a 'zombie star' after a weak supernova explosion, according to a new study.
After a journey of more than four billion miles in 10 years, the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft arrived at its destination on Wednesday for the first extended examination of a comet.
The "impossible" space propulsion technology might actually work, according to results from recent tests conducted at Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Astronomers with the help of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have unexpectedly discovered the farthest galaxy that acts as a cosmic magnifying glass. The elliptical galaxy is seen as it looked 9.6 billion years ago.
Researchers have discovered a new type of cool burning flames that could lead to cleaner and more efficient engines for cars.
Google smartphones equipping next-generation 3D sensing technology are about to blast into orbit, according to a report by Reuters.
NASA is looking forward to launch a 'flying saucer' into Earth's atmosphere once again to test Mars mission technology, according to reports.
NASA scientists have reportedly recreated dust grains that are formed in the outer layers of dying stars. The creation of such an environment will enable scientists to gain a deep insight into the evolution and composition of the universe.
Researchers have recently discovered a frosty brown dwarf star that happens to be a close neighbor of the Sun.
With the help of data from monitoring stations designed to enforce nuclear test ban treaty, a study has found that the Earth is enduring far more dangerous asteroid impact than previously thought.
A fluctuating tilt in a planet's orbit doest not make life impossible, according to a new research. In fact, it might be helpful sometimes.
SpaceX's Dragon craft is carrying a plant growth chamber called Veggie as a part of the SpaceX-3 resupply mission to the International Space Station.
Astronomers have reportedly found the first signs of what might be an 'exomoon' - a moon orbiting a planet that lies outside the solar system - in the far world.
Physicists probably have the best lead till date about the nature of dark matter - the strange and invisible stuff that dominates the material universe.