By using the world's preeminent telescopes, astronomers peer behind a curtain of dust to find a giant star-making factory known as "Sparky."
A giant star in the Canis Majoris constellation isn't acting like itself, and scientists are doing their best to figure out why.
Speaking to Congress, two astronomers from SETI describe the chances of finding aliens as almost 100 percent.
Scientists pull a needle out of a haystack and identify a star that dates back to shortly after the Big Bang.
A series of 3D-printed garments is inspired by space travel, symbiosis and the medieval astronomers of the Middle East.
NASA releases impressive before and after images of some of Saturn's most famous moons, revealing modern color maps with gorgeous detail.
The famous Horsehead Nebula has been literally seen in an entirely different light, as NASA's Spitzer captures it in infrared.
In January 2015, astronomers will be able to observe three moon shadows travelling across the face of Jupiter.
Hubble has captured a new image of barred spiral galaxy NGC 986, located in the heart of the constellation Fornax.
NASA has also released a brand-new video that describes why the icy moon's vast sea might just be the perfect place to find life beyond Earth.