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The Bizarre Planets That Could Be Humanity’s New Homes - The Atlantic
The Bizarre Planets That Could Be Humanity’s New Homes  The Atlantic

Imagine going to live on a planet where the sun never moves in the sky. No sunrise, no sunset. Several years ago, I became obsessed with tidally locked planets ...


Astronomers find the first evidence of a giant collision between exop - Astronomy Magazine
Astronomers find the first evidence of a giant collision between exop  Astronomy Magazine

For the first time ever, astronomers think they've discovered an exoplanet that survived a catastrophic collision with another planet. And according to the new ...


NASA Science - NASA Planetary Science
NASA Science  NASA Planetary Science

The next full Moon is the Crow Moon, Crust Moon, Sap Moon, Sugar Moon, Worm Moon, Lenten Moon, Snow Moon, Hunger Moon, a supermoon and the ...


Planets are still the big show in the morning sky - North Country Public Radio
Planets are still the big show in the morning sky  North Country Public Radio

There's lots more light in the sky these early mornings, but if you're up before, say 6:15, you could still see the lovely combination of Venus, Jupiter, and maybe ...


Cosmic pile-up gives glimpse of how planets are made - BBC News
Cosmic pile-up gives glimpse of how planets are made  BBC News

Astronomers say they have the first evidence of a collision between two planets in a distant solar system.


Planetary Smash-Up May Have Produced This Distant Iron Exoplanet - Smithsonian.com
Planetary Smash-Up May Have Produced This Distant Iron Exoplanet  Smithsonian.com

Since astronomers confirmed the first exoplanet in 1995, they've gone on to uncover almost 3,900 distant worlds, with thousands still awaiting analysis.


NASA pronounces Mars rover dead, 15 years after it landed on planet - Chicago Tribune
NASA pronounces Mars rover dead, 15 years after it landed on planet  Chicago Tribune

NASA's Opportunity, the Mars rover that was built to operate for just three months but kept going and going, was pronounced dead Wednesday.


Farout: "We discovered the most distant object ever observed in our Solar System" - sciencefocus.com
Farout: "We discovered the most distant object ever observed in our Solar System"  sciencefocus.com

Astronomers led by Dr Scott Sheppard of the Carnegie Institution for Science have found 2018 VG18 – a new dwarf planet that's been nicknamed 'Farout'.


Mystery orbits in outermost reaches of solar system not caused by 'Planet Nine' - Phys.org
Mystery orbits in outermost reaches of solar system not caused by 'Planet Nine'  Phys.org

The strange orbits of some objects in the farthest reaches of our solar system, hypothesised by some astronomers to be shaped by an unknown ninth planet, can ...


Alien life BOMBSHELL: Renowned scientist admits advanced ‘CYBORG aliens' could exist - Express.co.uk
Alien life BOMBSHELL: Renowned scientist admits advanced ‘CYBORG aliens' could exist  Express.co.uk

ADVANCED alien lifeforms living in the depths of space are most likely a blend of organic bodies and cutting edge technology, a famous TV scientist has ...


Tracking the planets' paths | News, Sports, Jobs - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Tracking the planets' paths | News, Sports, Jobs  The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

After crossing between Earth and the sun on Oct. 26, 2018 it rose into the pre-dawn skies and has been a bright beacon for all who get a view of the eastern.


Martha's Vineyard News | Crescent Moon and Planets - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
Martha's Vineyard News | Crescent Moon and Planets  The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

The waning crescent moon and the bright planet Jupiter appear fairly close together on Wednesday morning.


Climate change cripples planet's glaciers and ice caps - Science News for Students
Climate change cripples planet's glaciers and ice caps  Science News for Students

The world's glaciers and ice caps hold far less ice than Antarctica and Greenland. But as they shrink, they're impacting sea levels and water supplies.


These Earth-like planets could be our new homes - News Heads
These Earth-like planets could be our new homes  News Heads

New Delhi : Imagine a life outside the blue planet, Earth, where there is no sunrise, no sunset! Well, we cannot but astronomers have some different words to say ...


NASA NIGHT SKY: Hexagon at Night, Quartet in the Morning - Bucks Local News
NASA NIGHT SKY: Hexagon at Night, Quartet in the Morning  Bucks Local News

The stars that make up the Winter Hexagon asterism are some of the brightest in the night sky and February evenings are a great time to enjoy their sparkly ...


Planetary collision that formed the moon made life possible on Earth: Study: Planetary delivery explains enigmatic features of Earth's carbon and nitrogen - Science Daily
Planetary collision that formed the moon made life possible on Earth: Study: Planetary delivery explains enigmatic features of Earth's carbon and nitrogen  Science Daily

Most of Earth's life-essential elements probably arrived with the planetary collision that produced the moon. Petrologists now conclude Earth most likely received ...


NASA’s Juno spacecraft captures Jupiter's massive storms, revealing planet's 'striking blemish' - Fox News
NASA’s Juno spacecraft captures Jupiter's massive storms, revealing planet's 'striking blemish'  Fox News

Deep in outer space, two powerful storms brewed near Jupiter's iconic Red Spot. And the planet's colorful, swirling clouds became even more mesmerizing — a ...


RIT astrophysicist develops technique to locate undiscovered planets, celestial bodies - RIT University News Services
RIT astrophysicist develops technique to locate undiscovered planets, celestial bodies  RIT University News Services

A revolutionary technique developed by an NTID astrophysicist at Rochester Institute of Technology could allow for a better understanding of the fates of solar ...


Life on Earth ‘may have come from ANOTHER PLANET’ in collision 4.4BN years ago - new study - Express.co.uk
Life on Earth ‘may have come from ANOTHER PLANET’ in collision 4.4BN years ago - new study  Express.co.uk

THE BUILDING blocks for life on Earth likely came from another planet, according to a new study.


Opportunity is over and out - Shawnee News Star
Opportunity is over and out  Shawnee News Star

Opportunity, the intrepid NASA rover that spent 15 years on Mars climbing in and out of craters to gather evidence of the planet's watery past, has been brought ...


Mysterious object spotted floating on the edge of our solar system, scientists say - The Independent
Mysterious object spotted floating on the edge of our solar system, scientists say  The Independent

Scientists have found a huge object hovering on the edge of the solar system. The body could help shed light on how planets form and resolve a decades-old ...


Hernando missing man found - WFLA
Hernando missing man found  WFLA

Tampa, Fla (WFLA) - UPDATE: Kyle Colton James Kinderman has been located and returned safely by local law enforcement. Thank you for your assistance.


Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health - Business News - The Star Online
Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health - Business News  The Star Online

LONDON: Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its populations - including a doubling of consumption of nuts, ...


Press Release – TerraGenesis to Relaunch - GameSpace.com
Press Release – TerraGenesis to Relaunch  GameSpace.com

If you haven't played Terragenesis on Mobile, and you're the kind of person that likes space, and NASA, and science, there is no better time than now to.


NASA Selects New Mission to Explore Origins of Universe - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
NASA Selects New Mission to Explore Origins of Universe  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA has greenlit a mission to explore the origins of the universe and collect data on more than 300 million galaxies along with more than 100 million stars in ...


'The Orville' Actor Mark Jackson Teases Season 2 Revelations About Isaac - Space.com
'The Orville' Actor Mark Jackson Teases Season 2 Revelations About Isaac  Space.com

Mark Jackson, who plays Isaac in the hit sci-fi comedy/drama 'The Orville' talks about what we can expect in the second half of Season 2.


Scientists May Have Finally Found the Universe's Missing Matter - Futurism
Scientists May Have Finally Found the Universe's Missing Matter  Futurism

Surveys of all the matter in the universe missed about a third of what was predicted by calculations. Scientists may have finally found the missing stash.


The Planet's Largest Seasonal Human Migration Is Underway In China - DOGOnews
The Planet's Largest Seasonal Human Migration Is Underway In China  DOGOnews

Most of us have, at some point, experienced travel congestion, especially during major holidays such as Christmas and Thanksgiving. However, nothing ...


Saturn's rings are younger than the planet itself - Manila Bulletin
Saturn's rings are younger than the planet itself  Manila Bulletin

By Agence France-Presse. Saturn's rings are younger than scientists thought and appeared within the last 10 to 100 million years, according to research ...


Earthquake WARNING: Totally DESTRUCTIVE tremor to strike NEXT WEEK - shock claim - Express.co.uk
Earthquake WARNING: Totally DESTRUCTIVE tremor to strike NEXT WEEK - shock claim  Express.co.uk

A POTENTIALLY civilisation ending earthquake has been predicted within a WEEK after a tremor forecaster has analysed the position of the planets in the solar ...


Sen. Markey: 'The Planet Is Running A Fever' - wgbh.org
Sen. Markey: 'The Planet Is Running A Fever'  wgbh.org

Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez this week introduced the Green New Deal — a sweeping package of proposals aimed at moving the U.S. ...


Lifetree Cafe: "We're Not Alone? The Search for Intelligent Life on Other Planets" - Castle Rock Newspress
Lifetree Cafe: "We're Not Alone? The Search for Intelligent Life on Other Planets"  Castle Rock Newspress

This group discussion features a video interview with Dr. Seth Shostak at the SETI Institute and author of 'Confessions of an Alien Hunter: A Scientist's Search for ...


Make sure you show lovers and friends Uranus this Valentine's Day - Metro.co.uk
Make sure you show lovers and friends Uranus this Valentine's Day  Metro.co.uk

If you're worried about what to do for Valentine's Day this year, we have a bold suggestion: treat your loved one to a really good look at Uranus.


Looking Up: Two thousand stars and counting ... - Oak Ridger
Looking Up: Two thousand stars and counting ...  Oak Ridger

Ah, the night sky! Millions of stars!There are actually far more than mere “millions” of stars over your head, but how many can you see with eyes alone?


2019 lunar eclipse: 5 things to know about the 'super blood wolf moon' - NBC News
2019 lunar eclipse: 5 things to know about the 'super blood wolf moon'  NBC News

A total lunar eclipse will occur overnight on Jan. 20-21, 2019. It will be visible across the continental U.S. and is nicknamed the “super blood wolf moon.”


Western lowland gorillas enjoy peaceful, dynamic familial relations - UPI News
Western lowland gorillas enjoy peaceful, dynamic familial relations  UPI News

The western lowland gorilla is characterized by a dynamic social structure and peaceful familial relations.


Five myths about space - WatertownDailyTimes.com
Five myths about space  WatertownDailyTimes.com

Space is literally all around us, but it's notoriously difficult to wrap our minds around it. Given the hundreds of billions of stars and planets that make up our galaxy ...


Study Suggests Prospect of Recent Underground Volcanism on Mars - Eos
Study Suggests Prospect of Recent Underground Volcanism on Mars  Eos

Researchers argue there needs to be an underground source of heat for liquid water to exist underneath the planet's south polar ice cap, as predicted by a ...


Opportunity's mission is over, but InSight almost ready for a driller thriller below Martian surface - The Register
Opportunity's mission is over, but InSight almost ready for a driller thriller below Martian surface  The Register

Unfazed by the outpouring of grief over NASA's admission that its teenaged Opportunity rover had likely trundled its last, the agency's lander, InSight, managed ...


CDC: 28 children have died so far in 2018-2019 flu season - WSYM-TV
CDC: 28 children have died so far in 2018-2019 flu season  WSYM-TV

The CDC has released a new estimate concerning flu-related deaths. The numbers range between 9600 to almost 16000 deaths for the 2018-2019 flu season.


Newly signed funding bill gives NASA’s budget a significant boost - The Verge
Newly signed funding bill gives NASA’s budget a significant boost  The Verge

After enduring the longest government shutdown in history, NASA stands to receive a big boost in funding for fiscal year 2019, thanks to a new budget bill signed ...


SpaceX files protest of NASA's Lucy launch contract awarded to ULA - Spaceflight Now
SpaceX files protest of NASA's Lucy launch contract awarded to ULA  Spaceflight Now

SpaceX has filed a protest challenging a nearly $150 million NASA contract awarded to United Launch Alliance last month to send a robotic asteroid probe into ...


The instrument that spots killer asteroids and star-eating black holes - CNN
The instrument that spots killer asteroids and star-eating black holes  CNN

The Zwicky Transient Facility, a new instrument that scans the sky for transient events and alerts astronomers when they occur, has made incredible ...


Unknown treasure trove of planets found hiding in dust - Science Daily
Unknown treasure trove of planets found hiding in dust  Science Daily

The first unbiased survey of protoplanetary disks surrounding young stars in the Taurus star-forming region turned up a higher-than-expected number of disks ...


Starry senior citizen - Skywatching - Castanet.net
Starry senior citizen - Skywatching  Castanet.net

Among the stars of our galaxy, the Milky Way, there is a small, dim red star that is attracting a lot of interest. It is only about 14 per cent of the mass of the sun, ...


The stuff that planets are made of - Science Daily
The stuff that planets are made of  Science Daily

Researchers have analyzed the composition and structure of faraway exoplanets using statistical tools. Their analysis indicates whether a planet is earth-like, ...


Reading horoscopes is an addictive ritual, even in a world of skeptics - Global News
Reading horoscopes is an addictive ritual, even in a world of skeptics  Global News

Terra Loire's daily scan of horoscopes is as routine as her daily coffee. The 29-year-old Torontonian said horoscopes allow her to set goals for the day.


Aquaman, Khal Drogo actor may play Duncan Idaho in new Dune film - Ars Technica
Aquaman, Khal Drogo actor may play Duncan Idaho in new Dune film  Ars Technica

Deadline Hollywood reports that Aquaman star Jason Momoa—who immortalized Dothraki warlord Khal Drogo in the first season of Game of Thrones—is in ...


Citizen Scientists Find New World with NASA Telescope - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Citizen Scientists Find New World with NASA Telescope  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Using data from NASA's Kepler space telescope, citizen scientists have discovered a planet roughly twice the size of Earth located within its star's habitable zone ...


Brave New World: clairvoyants predict brave new order - Yahoo News UK
Brave New World: clairvoyants predict brave new order  Yahoo News UK

The yearly Salon de Parapsy in Paris gathers soothsayers, healers, numerologists, magnetizers, aura photographers and a group of shamans from Siberia.


RIP Kepler, the planet-hunting telescope - Science News for Students
RIP Kepler, the planet-hunting telescope  Science News for Students

The Kepler space telescope can no longer search for planets orbiting other stars. After 9½ years, NASA's premier exoplanet-hunter is out of gas. NASA officials ...


Alien planets rich in oxygen may not necessarily be home to life, shocking study says - Fox News
Alien planets rich in oxygen may not necessarily be home to life, shocking study says  Fox News

One possible reason we might not have found E.T. yet is that he might be a breath of "*fresh* air." A new study published in December suggests that exoplanets ...


The planet-hunting Kepler space telescope is dead - Science News
The planet-hunting Kepler space telescope is dead  Science News

The Kepler space telescope is officially out of fuel and will hunt planets no more, NASA announced.


Conditions for life might exist on new planet discovered around Barna - Astronomy Magazine
Conditions for life might exist on new planet discovered around Barna  Astronomy Magazine

Late last year, astronomers announced that they'd found a super-Earth around Barnard's star – one of the closest suns to our own. The discovery of a planet just ...


Astronomers discover a nearby free-range planet with incredible magne - Astronomy Magazine
Astronomers discover a nearby free-range planet with incredible magne  Astronomy Magazine

A bizarre rogue planet without a star is roaming the Milky Way just 20 light-years from the Sun. And according to a recently published study in The Astrophysical ...


‘Super Earth’ planet orbiting nearby star discovered by astronomers - The Independent
‘Super Earth’ planet orbiting nearby star discovered by astronomers  The Independent

Six light years away, a “super-Earth” planet has been found orbiting beyond our solar system - a discovery astronomers hope will help them with their research ...


'Sub-Saturns' May Force Scientists to Revise Idea of How Planets Form - Space.com
'Sub-Saturns' May Force Scientists to Revise Idea of How Planets Form  Space.com

Planets between the size of Neptune and Saturn shouldn't be rare after all, scientists realize, thanks to a trick of magnification.


NASA Space Telescope Spots Its Third Planet - Eos
NASA Space Telescope Spots Its Third Planet  Eos

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), a space telescope launched in 2018 that searches for planets orbiting distant stars, just found its third and ...


Astroneer Review - New Frontiers - GameSpot
Astroneer Review - New Frontiers  GameSpot

Astroneer's stunning planets play stage to a serene yet underpowered journey.


NASA's New Planet Hunter Just Found Its 1st Alien World — an Evaporating 'Super-Earth' - Space.com
NASA's New Planet Hunter Just Found Its 1st Alien World — an Evaporating 'Super-Earth'  Space.com

NASA's newest planet-hunting mission has reported detecting its first alien world — a "super-Earth" that is likely evaporating under the heat from its star, a new ...


Two free-range planets found roaming the Milky Way in solitude - Astronomy Magazine
Two free-range planets found roaming the Milky Way in solitude  Astronomy Magazine

Astronomers think they've just discovered two more rogue planets wandering the Milky Way alone. And according to the new study, which is set for publication in ...


Huge alien planets detected around baby star for first time ever - NBCNews.com
Huge alien planets detected around baby star for first time ever  NBCNews.com

Astronomers using the ALMA radio telescope in Chile's Atacama Desert have discovered Saturn- and Jupiter-sized planets orbiting a star named CI Tau.


TRAPPIST-1 Planet May Be Wet and Life-Friendly - Space.com
TRAPPIST-1 Planet May Be Wet and Life-Friendly  Space.com

One of seven planets orbiting a small star, TRAPPIST-1, may be capable of supporting life as we know it on Earth, new climate models suggest. Located 39 ...


Predicting new planets - Astronomy Magazine
Predicting new planets  Astronomy Magazine

In 2016, astronomers announced there was a new planet in the outer solar system. Planet Nine, supposedly larger than Neptune and located far beyond the ...


System with three Earth-sized planets discovered - Science Daily
System with three Earth-sized planets discovered  Science Daily

Today marks the discovery of two new planetary systems, one of them hosting three planets with the same size of the Earth.


Giant planets around young star raise questions about how planets form - Science Daily
Giant planets around young star raise questions about how planets form  Science Daily

Researchers have identified a young star with four Jupiter and Saturn-sized planets in orbit around it, the first time that so many massive planets have been ...


Kepler, NASA's planet-hunting space telescope, is dead - Science Magazine
Kepler, NASA's planet-hunting space telescope, is dead  Science Magazine

Kepler mission discovered thousands of exoplanets with novel technique.


Large population of potential young planets found in distant planetary systems - Science Daily
Large population of potential young planets found in distant planetary systems  Science Daily

Astronomers used the powerful ALMA telescope to discover that in other parts of the Milky Way Galaxy (seen here) there is potentially a large population of ...


NASA Research Reveals Saturn is Losing Its Rings at "Worst-Case-Scenario" Rate – Solar System Exploration: NASA Science - Cassini: Mission to Saturn
NASA Research Reveals Saturn is Losing Its Rings at "Worst-Case-Scenario" Rate – Solar System Exploration: NASA Science  Cassini: Mission to Saturn

New NASA research confirms that Saturn's rings are being pulled into Saturn by gravity as a dusty rain of ice particles under the influence of Saturn's magnetic ...


Introducing 'The Goblin': A new, distant dwarf planet bolsters eviden - Astronomy Magazine
Introducing 'The Goblin': A new, distant dwarf planet bolsters eviden  Astronomy Magazine

Our outer solar system is a dark, cold place that's difficult to explore from Earth. But careful observations are turning up more and more evidence for a massive ...


The Humans of Kepler: How NASA's Planet-Hunting Telescope Changed Astronomy (And Us) Forever - Space.com
The Humans of Kepler: How NASA's Planet-Hunting Telescope Changed Astronomy (And Us) Forever  Space.com

As NASA's Kepler space telescope ends work, scientists recount their favorite discoveries and how the mission has changed astronomy forever.


BATTLEFLEET GOTHIC: ARMADA II Review - Space Horror On Space Boats With Space Bugs - Dread Central
BATTLEFLEET GOTHIC: ARMADA II Review - Space Horror On Space Boats With Space Bugs  Dread Central

BATTLEFLEET GOTHIC: ARMADA II Review - Space Horror On Space Boats With Space Bugs.


Mars: Nasa lands InSight robot to study planet's interior - BBC News
Mars: Nasa lands InSight robot to study planet's interior  BBC News

The US space agency Nasa has landed a new robot on Mars after a dramatic seven-minute plunge to the surface of the Red Planet. The InSight probe aims to ...


What Two Planetary Siblings Can Teach Us About Life - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
What Two Planetary Siblings Can Teach Us About Life  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

In studying Mars, NASA's InSight will reveal what makes one planet more or less suitable for life than another.


Planets? Who needs 'em! A massive star is forming a companion instead - Astronomy Magazine
Planets? Who needs 'em! A massive star is forming a companion instead  Astronomy Magazine

While homing in on the seemingly single star, astronomers found an unexpected, much smaller companion star lurking in the outskirts of its dense disk — the ...


New Exoplanet Telescope Detects Its First Two Planets - Eos
New Exoplanet Telescope Detects Its First Two Planets  Eos

Astronomers announced last week the discoveries of the first two potential planets detected by NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), a new ...


Preacher warns Jews to return to Israel ‘because signs show Nibiru is coming’ - Metro.co.uk
Preacher warns Jews to return to Israel ‘because signs show Nibiru is coming’  Metro.co.uk

Forget no-deal Brexit, there's a far worse disaster hurtling towards us from the dark, cold spaces at the edge of our solar system - fictional death planet Nibiru!


Astronomers snap the first pictures of a baby planet - Science News
Astronomers snap the first pictures of a baby planet  Science News

New telescope images give the clearest view of an exoplanet embryo yet.


Star Wars 9: Every Story Reveal From J.J. Abrams Photo - Screen Rant
Star Wars 9: Every Story Reveal From J.J. Abrams Photo  Screen Rant

J.J. Abrams commemorated the end of Star Wars: Episode 9 filming by sharing a new photo from the set and we break down what it reveals about the film.


Astronomers have found the most distant dwarf planet in the solar sys - Astronomy Magazine
Astronomers have found the most distant dwarf planet in the solar sys  Astronomy Magazine

An ambitious team of astronomers has discovered the most “far out” object ever observed in our solar system. The object, a pink dwarf planet called 2018 VG18 ...


Mission maths: which planets do space scientists love most — and least? - Nature.com
Mission maths: which planets do space scientists love most — and least?  Nature.com

As BepiColombo heads to Mercury — a long-neglected planet — Nature looks at which planets attract scientific missions, and why.


Planets probably lurk in the gaps of these stellar disks. But how did they form so fast? - Science Magazine
Planets probably lurk in the gaps of these stellar disks. But how did they form so fast?  Science Magazine

Hints of young planets in a survey of dusty disks around newborn stars puzzle theorists.


New NASA Planet Hunter May Find 10,000 Alien Worlds in Just Two Years - Space.com
New NASA Planet Hunter May Find 10,000 Alien Worlds in Just Two Years  Space.com

NASA's newest planet-hunting telescope is hard at work gathering its first data — but just how many planets might it hunt down? According to new estimates put ...


Scientists discover 15 new planets, including 'super-Earth' that could harbor liquid water - Fox News
Scientists discover 15 new planets, including 'super-Earth' that could harbor liquid water  Fox News

Scientists have discovered 15 new planets, including a “super-Earth” that may have liquid water on its surface.


Bad News. Planets Orbiting Red Dwarfs Might not have the Raw Materials for Life - Universe Today
Bad News. Planets Orbiting Red Dwarfs Might not have the Raw Materials for Life  Universe Today

Red dwarfs may not be great places to find life-supporting planets. The stars might blow all the water and chemical building blocks away.


Pluto Should Be a Planet and So Should Earth's Moon, New Study Claims - Live Science
Pluto Should Be a Planet and So Should Earth's Moon, New Study Claims  Live Science

A team of astronomers says that both Pluto and Earth's moon should be considered planets.


NASA's latest exoplanet hunter spots dozens of potential new worlds - Nature.com
NASA's latest exoplanet hunter spots dozens of potential new worlds  Nature.com

Astronomers are poring over the candidates from the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite to confirm how many are bona fide planets.


Hubble finds far-away planet vanishing at record speed - Phys.org
Hubble finds far-away planet vanishing at record speed  Phys.org

The speed and distance at which planets orbit their respective blazing stars can determine each planet's fate—whether the planet remains a longstanding part of ...


Laboratory experiments probe the formation of stars and planets - EurekAlert
Laboratory experiments probe the formation of stars and planets  EurekAlert

The cosmos is a void dotted with stars and an ever-increasing number of newly-observed planets beyond our solar system. Yet, how these stars and planets ...


Scientists discover three brand new planets hiding in our own galaxy - The Independent
Scientists discover three brand new planets hiding in our own galaxy  The Independent

Three baby planets have been found in our own galaxy by pioneering scientists. They are the youngest planets ever seen, and represent a discovery that is "at ...


Planet Nine may exist, but it might be hiding behind Neptune - Fox News
Planet Nine may exist, but it might be hiding behind Neptune  Fox News

Evidence for Planet Nine continues to mount, but there may be a good reason why scientists have yet to find it – it may be hiding.


Meet Farout, the Solar System's Most Distant Minor Planet - Smithsonian.com
Meet Farout, the Solar System's Most Distant Minor Planet  Smithsonian.com

Contrary to what simplified Styrofoam ball models of the solar system from grade school taught us, our planetary neighborhood contains much more than the sun ...


The complicated history of planets around Barnard's star - Astronomy Magazine
The complicated history of planets around Barnard's star  Astronomy Magazine

Perhaps no other star system has elicited so much wonder, mystery and frustration as Barnard's Star. Astronomers announced last Wednesday they'd ...


New research suggest Pluto should be reclassified as a planet - Phys.org
New research suggest Pluto should be reclassified as a planet  Phys.org

The reason Pluto lost its planet status is not valid, according to new research from the University of Central Florida in Orlando.


Astronomers just discovered Spock's home planet, Vulcan - NBCNews.com
Astronomers just discovered Spock's home planet, Vulcan  NBCNews.com

No one is saying that any pointy-eared aliens live there, but astronomers have discovered an exoplanet orbiting 40 Eridani A, a star known to "Star Trek" fans as ...


MuSCAT2 to find Earth-like planets in the TESS era - EurekAlert
MuSCAT2 to find Earth-like planets in the TESS era  EurekAlert

A Japan-Spain team has developed a powerful 4-color simultaneous camera named MuSCAT2 for the 1.52-m Telescopio Carlos Sánchez at the Teide ...


NASA InSight Lander 'Hears' Martian Winds – Solar System Exploration: NASA Science - Cassini: Mission to Saturn
NASA InSight Lander 'Hears' Martian Winds – Solar System Exploration: NASA Science  Cassini: Mission to Saturn

NASA's InSight has provided the first ever "sounds" of Martian winds on the Red Planet.


Discovery alert! Baby pictures of newborn giant planet - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
Discovery alert! Baby pictures of newborn giant planet  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

Astronomers in Germany captured the first clear images of a newborn planet in the process of formation around its young star.


Neptune-sized planets found hiding in cosmic dust: Study - India Today
Neptune-sized planets found hiding in cosmic dust: Study  India Today

A study by University of Arizona in US has found that the Super-Earth and Neptune-sized planets could be forming in the cosmic dust around young stars in a ...


UNLV researcher finds potential planets as big as Jupiter within our galaxy - News3LV
UNLV researcher finds potential planets as big as Jupiter within our galaxy  News3LV

It's known as the final frontier, and there are still so many questions. UNLV researchers are hoping to unlock the answer to how planets form, and they are now ...