In their search for alien life, scientists look for gases, or combinations of gases, that should only be present if they are produced by life.
In 2018 a team of American astronomers announced the discovery of the most distant solar system body yet discovered.
Scientists have discovered the first ever object from interstellar space in the solar system.
Citizen scientists were involved in a fascinating study of multiple bee populations.
Galaxies such as ours probably host several black holes. Not only that, but some of these black holes likely wander around the galaxies’ edges.
Learn how Roemer learned that light does take time to travel.
Astronomers are learning more about the brightening and dimming of stars.
How do you know the sun didn't just explode? We aren't talking about the everyday, run-of-the-mill controlled explosion the sun is always doing, but a big boom.
What if the aliens are hiding from us? Hiding a whole planet is easier than you think.
It may sound far-fetched, but humanity faces a major potential danger: someday, there might be a gigantic explosion on the sun.