The world may end with a whimper, but the universe also began the same way.
NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) said that hundreds of volcanoes on Jupiter's moon Io aren't where they're supposed to be.
Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered the farthest supernova of the type used to measure cosmic distances.
An experiment at the International Space Station announced found evidence of "new physical phenomena" that could represent dark matter, the mysterious stuff that serves as the gravitational foundation for galaxies, an international team of researchers announced in Switzerland on Wednesday.
Astrophysicists have long scratched their head when it came to figuring out how galaxies like ours get and maintain their characteristic arms, and now a new study has answered this age old questions.
Scientists surveying and studying a collection of 35 meteorites that landed in Morocco last year, say that a mysterious green rock dubbed NWA 7325 is likely from Mercury, according to reports.
Astronomers have discovered a new kind of supernova called Type Iax which is a star explosion so weak that scientists have coined it a miniature stellar blast.
Astronomers have detected water vapor and carbon monoxide in the atmosphere of a planet 130 light years away from Earth. Scientists believe that this will not only help solve mysteries of how it was formed, but also how our own solar system came to be.
Scientists have reconstructed the interstellar path of a meteor that blew across the Russian skyline this month that injured 1,000 in Chelyabinsk, Russia earlier this month.