One of the most powerful black holes in the observable universe has been revealed by NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory.
From galaxies to moonrises, the Astronomy Photographer of the Year images offer stunning views of the universe.
The atmospheric imaging assembly has captured a shot of the sun every 12 seconds, in 10 different wavelengths, for the past three years.
All those strings of lights you're decorating your house with are contributing to a brightening effect in cities around the world, and a satellite can see the difference.
In January 2015, astronomers will be able to observe three moon shadows travelling across the face of Jupiter.
A new video simulation from NASA is so beautiful to watch, it's easy to forget it's tracking one of the biggest disruptors of our climate.
The sunspot that recently rolled across the surface of the sun while spewing out flares has been animated in a magnificent timelapse using NASA SDO images.
We now have a clear visual of how planets form around stars, thanks to a sensational image of a far-distant star surrounded by evidence of baby planets.
NASA followed the biggest sunspot in many years as it roamed across the face of the sun, releasing solar flares along the way.
Here's when and where to experience this rare cosmic event -- and how to do it safely.