Hubble Views a Stellar Duo in Orion Nebula

The bright variable star V 372 Orionis takes center stage in this image from the NASA/ESA…

NASA’s Fermi Detects First Gamma-Ray Eclipses From ‘Spider’ Star Systems

Scientists have discovered the first gamma-ray eclipses from a special type of binary star system using…

NASA’s Lucy Team Announces New Asteroid Target

NASA’s Lucy spacecraft will add another asteroid encounter to its 4-billion-mile journey. On Nov. 1, 2023,…

NASA’s Webb Telescope Receives Top Space Foundation Award

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope team has been selected to receive the 2023 John L. “Jack”…

NASA Search and Rescue: Saving Earth-based Explorers and Enabling Exploration

In 2022, NASA-developed Search and Rescue technologies enabled rescue personnel to save 397 lives in the…

Webb Unveils Dark Side of Pre-stellar Ice Chemistry

An international team of astronomers using NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has obtained an in-depth inventory…

Hubble Captures Cosmic Treasure Trove

A host of astronomical objects are scattered across this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.…

NASA’s Geotail Mission Operations Come to an End After 30 Years

After 30 years in orbit, mission operations for the joint NASA-JAXA Geotail spacecraft have ended, after…

NASA Recaps Webb Telescope Findings From AAS Meeting

Scientists shared new findings and updates from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, also called “Webb” or…

Flashes on the Sun Could Help Scientists Predict Solar Flares

In the blazing upper atmosphere of the Sun, a team of scientists have found new clues…