Google says the balloon's descent was planned, but Chile's aviation authority is reportedly investigating the crash.
You might not have realized that sprites are real, but this new photo taken at the Paranal Observatory in Chile proves otherwise -- sort of.
The Orion Nebula holds some surprises for scientists as they peer into its heart and dream of hidden planets.
Truth is stranger than fiction again. If you consider triple sunsets and century-long seasons strange, that is.
Astronomers' observations of a distant black hole challenge the assumption that the mysterious voids prefer to dine exclusively on hot meals.
The three varieties, including one that mixes vanilla beans and Southwest chiles, are named for fighters from the game.
Three planets are the first to be seen orbiting an ultracool dwarf star, and could be our best hope yet for finding extraterrestrial life.
The Very Large Telescope in Chile captures the best image to date of the disc of dust and gas that forms around a star in the final stages of its life.
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The Very Large Telescope in Chile provides what may be our best look ever at a stunningly beautiful nebula that defies its namesake.