NASA's Moon-orbiting Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer(LADEE) is ready to make a high-speed crash into the lunar surface.
Researchers have combined together images of a distant ravenous galaxy that looks like strewn with the remains of neighboring galaxies it has devoured.
Hearts of astronauts become more spherical in shape, according to a new study. Researchers believe this transformation might be the direct result of spending extended periods in zero-gravity and minimal-gravity environments.
In the outer realm of solar system an asteroid with its own set of rings orbiting between Saturn and Uranus has been found. The space rock has completely perplexed the scientists being the first non-planetary object ever found to have its own ring system.
There may be soon more debris in the orbit around the Earth that it could make future space missions almost impossible to conclude, according to researchers at European Space Agency (ESA).
Protostars within 0.1 light year of an O-type star are doomed to have their cocoons of dust and gas stripped away in just few million years, according to a new study. The process is much faster than the formation of planets.
Three astronauts have landed safely and on time in Kazakhstan despite bad weather from the International Space Station (ISS), The Register reported. The team consisted of two Russian cosmonauts and one NASA astronaut.
The Earth's magnetic field which is also known as magnetosphere, stretches from the planet's core out into space only to act as a shield to protect the Earth from the high-energy solar activity, a new research has found.
Scientists have been able to measure the average rotation rate of many individual stars situated in the central part of the neighboring galaxy - the Large Megallanic Cloud.
Scientists using a very high-resolution satellite and image-processing software, demonstrated a new method for counting the whales from space. The set-up automatically detected the huge mammals at or near the ocean surface.
A new and unusual planet spinning wildly on its own axis has been discovered by NASA's space telescope Kepler.
NASA has revealed an experiment to create the coldest sport in the universe that will be situated inside the International Space Station.
Humans might be the last species to evolve in the universe, a Harvard astrophysicist has claimed.
Humans are not fit for outer space and spending more time could lead to long-term implications in the body, according to a report by New York Times.
Going to space may weaken your immune system against fungal infections, according to a new study.