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The Milky Way is our galactic home, but studying it has been notoriously difficult. Thanks to the European Gaia mission, astronomers are finally unravelling the galaxy's fascinating evolution.
A tiny galaxy orbiting at the outskirts of the Milky Way appears to have a giant black hole at its center, comparable to that of the much larger Milky Way itself, and scientists don't know why.
Giving aliens directions to Earth might be tricky, but scientists have some ideas for how to do it.
Before NASA deploys its Artemis Gateway in orbit around the moon, the agency will launch a different, but related "Gateway" at its Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
Three companies snagged a total of $415 million to develop their private space station designs.
What would humanity do if a giant space rock were hurtling directly towards Earth? According to director Adam McKay ("The Big Short," "Anchorman," "Step Brothers"), we might not even care.
There were 48 Starlink satellites on board, plus two Earth observation satellites for BlackSky Global.
SpaceX will launch its next stack of Starlink satellites from the East Coast tonight (Dec. 2) as part of a rideshare mission, and you can watch the action live online.
Two NASA astronauts on a spacewalk replaced a faulty antenna outside the International Space Station Thursday (Dec. 2), restoring one of the ways the orbiting outpost communicates with Earth.
Arianespace will launch two European navigation satellites on a Soyuz rocket tonight. Watch it live.
An Arianespace Soyuz rocket is scheduled to lift off Thursday night to grow the Galileo constellation.
Two NASA astronauts will step out into space on a mission to replace a faulty antenna system tomorrow (Dec. 2).
The mission will investigate a mysterious lunar swirl that could be rich in mining resources.
1st Space Council meeting under VP Harris highlights climate change, competitiveness and responsible space behavior
Using space assets to monitor and help mitigate climate change, investing in STEM education and helping to establish and uphold rules for space behavior will be priorities going forward.
It's unusual to see a comet at its best: Most comets are brightest nearest the sun, just when they're most difficult to spot against the sun's glare or hidden below the horizon.