New Horizons' latest target is the weirdest shaped asteroid we've ever seen.
The newly discovered system could lead to finding even stranger distant planets.
With help in deep space, a Hawaiian telescope captures a quasar dating back to the days of the first stars.
Fast radio bursts have long eluded astronomers, but now a second repetitive source has been found.
A group of researchers developed a way to experience a distant supernova from the comfort of your own home.
Devices meant to replicate otherworldly conditions are adapting to help the hunt for life in and out of our solar system.
The best views will come very early in the morning on Friday, Dec. 14.
What was so elusive for so long is now almost commonplace.
The objects, circling in a pinwheel of death, are behaving like stars we haven't seen in billions of light years.
With no stars to illuminate them, rogues are mostly great big unknowns to scientists.
Under the right conditions, a white dwarf could come to life right before it's torn to shreds.
These newly-discovered planets are the largest ever found around such a young star.
Using the Gaia satellite, a group of researchers found several stars in our own galaxy that likely came from another.
If confirmed, this strong candidate would open up new vistas in astronomy.
Very spooky, very cool.
The rovers are a redemption story for a plan that went awry a decade ago.