Deadline says that the film will be rated-R - which would be a first for the "Star Trek" franchise
Opportunity has rolled through the coldest and darkest parts of the Martian winter in good nick, NASA officials said.
A team of scientists and educators has just released a list of 47 common astronomy terms — such as comet, galaxy, asteroid and telescope — as rendered via signs in a number of different languages.
The European Space Agency (ESA) has extended the operational life of eight missions, including its billion-star-mapping Gaia project and its Mars Express orbiter.
A journal of a Maine reverend reveals detailed sunspot observations during the 1816 "year without a summer."
Computer systems like IBM's "Jeopardy!"-winning Watson could play a crucial role advising pilots, driving Mars robots or navigating from within the walls of a spacecraft on its way to deep space.
The devastating December 2017 wildfires in Southern California were visible all the way from space, as astronauts and satellites looked from their orbit. See photos of the wildfires as seen from space here.
Attention, sweet-toothed "Star Wars" fans! Disney and Lucasfilm have joined forces with Ample Hills Creamery to craft three delicious "Star Wars" ice-cream flavors in celebration of next week's release of "The Last Jedi."
"Star Trek: The Next Generation" actor Patrick Stewart says the idea of a Tarantino directed Star Trek movie would convince him to don his Captain's uniform once again.
Portal origin URL: NASA Highlights Jupiter, Search for Life at American Geophysical UnionPortal origin nid: 414653Published: Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 14:10Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: NASA researchers will present new findings on a wide range of Earth and space science topics at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Dec. 11-15 in New Orleans. NASA-related briefings will stream live on the agency’s website.Portal image: 2017 Total Solar EclipseScience Categories: Universe
European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli has been capturing imagery of Earth in his final days aboard the International Space Station. Watch the footage turned into many amazing time-lapse videos.
A new study makes the bold claim that dark matter might not need to exist to explain strange observations in the universe; but scientists aren't convinced that the study holds water.
A German company aiming to launch robotic rovers on the first mission to the last Apollo moon landing site has pledged to protect the historic artifacts present there.
A starry scene captured from the Roque de Los Muchachos Observatory on La Palma, one of Spain's Canary Islands, shows an Iridium flare gleaming in the sky above the dome of the Isaac Newton Telescope on the 50th anniversary of its inauguration.
The two small bodies that orbit the red planet raise a number of questions about the formation of the early solar system.
The moon's orbit brings it 6 feet closer to the red planet every century.
Deimos' radius is only 3.9 miles. The tiny moon zips around Mars in only 30 hours and is so close to its parent planet that it was missed for centuries.
The small-rocket startup Rocket Lab will attempt to launch its first customer payloads into orbit tonight (Dec. 7) starting at 8:30 p.m. EST (0130 GMT on Dec. 8), from its private launch facility in New Zealand.
Apollo 17 astronaut Harrison "Jack" Schmitt shares his thoughts on the Apollo program and the future of American deep-space exploration.
On Dec. 7, 1972, NASA launched its last Apollo mission to the moon: Apollo 17. See photos from that historic mission, which landed astronauts Gene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt on the moon while Ron Evans orbited above.