Winners of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 contest captured auroras, galaxies and grand skyscapes.
Every year, Science magazine challenges PhD students to explain the topic of their thesis in the form of dance. This year's finalists are in.
Our complex universe gets to show off in a spectacular series of winning photos from the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest.
Astronomers have obtained direct images of an exoplanet moving around a star 63 light-years from Earth.
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station captures the craft reflecting an Earthly lightning strike in front of a cosmic backdrop.
A recent FCC ruling suggests that robot lawn mowers are in iRobot's future.
The discovery of a planet orbiting a binary star in the habitable zone is the tenth of its kind, indicating such planets are more common than previously thought.
A large-scale survey of over 200,000 galaxies has revealed a grim truth: The universe is definitely slowing down.
SpaceX, Virgin Galactic and other private endeavours are paving the way for a future Mars landing.
Nichelle Nichols, the actress who played Lt. Nyota Uhura on "Star Trek," is going back to space. Sort of. She'll take part in a NASA image-capturing flight in September.