At the best of times, Jupiter's moon Io is a turbulent, torturous place. But last August, scientists say things really heated up.
The Hubble Space Telescope captures a picture of the raging Jovian storm at its smallest size ever.
In its latest budget request, the space agency asks for a little coin for a trip to one of the other places in our solar system with the best chance of harboring life.
Like shy kids at a dance, the two planets are slowly nearing each other, and will appear their closest for North American viewers on August 19.
Jupiter's moon Europa appears to be venting off water vapor plumes that may be connected to a hidden ocean.
A cake maker creates a structurally accurate edible model of Jupiter that reveals the planet's layers with every slice.
The European Space Agency intends to launch the JUICE mission in 2022 to better understand Jupiter's moons and their potential for sustaining life
The European Space Agency intends to launch the JUICE mission in 2022 to better understand Jupiter's moons and their potential for sustaining life.
After less than a year in operation, NASA's Kepler space telescope finds five new exoplanets in our galaxy. Unfortunately, none of them is habitable.
By Jove! The Roman god Jupiter, his wife Juno, and third-wheel Galileo, all in Lego form, are en route to our solar system's largest planet.