Most homicide cases involve finding the murderer, but this is the first time NASA have been able to identify a stellar homicide victim.
Astronaut and World Wide Fund for Nature ambassador AndrÃ© Kuipers took this picture of the Australian Outback in March 2012. It was release during Earth Hour to raise awareness about climate change.
This image of the capital city of the state of Victoria was captured by astronaut AndrÃ© Kuipers from the International Space Station. Melbourne was founded in 1835, and today its metropolitan area is…
In young solar systems some orbits are more popular than others. Such behaviour results in planet pile-ups and deserts.
NASA scientists reveal that the oldest, thickest sea ice is disappearing at a faster rate than the younger and thinner ice.
All that remains after 1826 years.
A new class of black hole could be the key to the formation of supermassive black holes.
Its fiery end may answer questions about comets and the sun’s atmosphere.
Astronomers say there is no threatening star that could cause a supernovae explosion near Earth, much less in December 2012.
Astronomers have produced a complete description of Cygnus X-1′s black hole.