Galaxy Clusters Could Help in the Search for Dark Matter and Dark Energy

Cataloging these star clusters may be key in understanding dark matter.

August 31, 2017

Astronomers Take First Radio Look for Habitability of Distant Planets

The search for planets that can sustain life continues.

August 31, 2017

Scientists Discover Trappist-1 Is Older Than Our Solar System

The implications of this could be very significant as far as habitability studies are concerned.

August 28, 2017

Can Astronauts See Stars From the Space Station?

Just like stargazers on Earth need dark skies to see stars, so too when you’re in space.

August 28, 2017

New Research Reveals Trappist-1 is Twice the Age of Our Solar System

This longevity and consistency could make the red dwarf star system a good bet for habitability.

August 27, 2017

Meet the Woman Who Did the Calculations for the First Moon Landing

"I asked questions; I wanted to know why."

August 26, 2017

The Solar System’s “Ocean Worlds” are Now New Targets for the James Webb Telescope

The world’s most powerful satellite will now study if life is possible in some of the Solar System’s moons.

August 24, 2017

Dragonfly Quadcopter To Explore Habitable Sites on Saturn’s Largest Moon

We could soon find out the habitability of Titan.

August 24, 2017

We Need a Global Fireball Observatory. Here’s a Blueprint.

It can help us obtain meteorite samples before they’re chemistry gets altered.

August 23, 2017

First X-rays from Mystery Supernova Detected

"We were able to infer that the dense gas around the supernova is likely clumpy or in a disk."

August 23, 2017