The asteroid will hurtle past the planet on what astronomers have described as a “close approach” trajectory. NASA’s tracking systems have forecast the a space…Read More Asteroid alert: NASA tracks monster space rock’s close approach
The Space Force released a photo of the uniform and nametape on Friday. This was a month after US President Donald Trump signed the sixth…Read More US Space Force: Departments’s new camouflage uniform sparks ridicule on social media
An enormous new region of magnetic field erupted on the Sun’s surface next to an existing sunspot in 2017. The powerful collision of magnetic energy…Read More Solar storm: Scientists measure evolving energy of a solar flare’s explosive first minutes
SpaceX will again attempt to destroy one of its own rockets in a test of a crucial emergency abort system, a day after bad weather…Read More SpaceX news: Watch NASA live stream of SpaceX Crew Dragon test online here
A rogue asteroid twice as large as Big Ben is about to make a near-Earth approach, according to experts at NASA. Asteroid trackers at US-based…Read More Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY
Dark matter is a form of unknown matter that is thought to account for approximately 85 percent of the universe. Its presence is implied in a…Read More Dark matter breakthrough: Scientist’s ‘very strange’ Albert Einstein discovery revealed
Its journey started from parts of star-forming areas of space, billions of light-years away from our planet. And now this has been tracked by astronomers.…Read More Major space breakthrough discovers exactly what sparked life on earth
The NASA astronaut is one of the six people currently working and living 250 miles (402km) above our planet. But not everyone down on Earth…Read More Flat Earth meltdown: NASA astronaut’s striking photos of round Earth spark Twitter chaos
A former United States Air Force (USAF) intelligence expert believes the mysterious swarm of drones spotted in recent weeks over Colorado may not be drones…Read More Intelligence expert claims drones over Colorado could be secret military craft
Astronomers have discovered a “class of strange objects” near to Sagittarius A*, which look like gas but behave like stars. The black hole, which is…Read More Black hole shock: Astronomers find ‘strange’ objects lurking near Milky Way’s centre
The explosion took place in Earth’s magnetic field, producing a bright blast and directing high energy particles towards Earth. The explosion was caused by powerful…Read More Solar storm explosion more powerful than 20 atomic bombs took place on Earth’s doorstep
The French astrologer, whose real name was Michel de Nostradame, made a series of predictions in his book Les Prophéties from 1555, but it was…Read More Nostradamus predictions: Astrologer’s last words proved to be final correct prediction
NASA’s VIPER, or Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover, will explore the Moon’s shadowy south pole for ice deposits. If all goes to plan, the golf…Read More NASA Moon landing: NASA unveils VIPER – a rover that will explore Moon before Artemis 2024
NASA’s Cassini probe may have ended its mission in September 2017, but the mission’s data is still being analysed by scientists around the globe. Some…Read More NASA mystery: Saturn’s flashing auroras puzzle astronomers – ‘Lot of analysis to do’
Japan’s National Astronomical Observatory (NAO) tracked the potential asteroid threat after a fireball erupted over Kyoto in April 2017. Together with Kyoto Sangyo University, NAO…Read More Asteroid warning: Astronomers identify rock that ‘could be dangerous to life on Earth’
After last week’s Starlink launch, the Elon Musk-owned SpaceX became the operator of the world’s largest active satellite constellation, with 180 Starlink satellites now orbiting…Read More SpaceX latest: Elon Musk risks astronomers’ anger as Starlink satellites enter Earth orbit
Japanese astronomer Masayuki Iwamoto of Tokushima Prefecture has been discovered a new comet in the solar system. The new celestial object was found low in…Read More Comet flyby: Amateur astronomer discovers a new celestial body – What are comets made of?
Today’s NASA spacewalk is the first of three missions outside of the space station scheduled for January, 2020. Astronauts on the ISS are tasked with…Read More NASA spacewalk LIVE stream: Watch NASA’s first spacewalk of the year live online HERE
Betelgeuse is 640 lightyears from Earth, yet remains one of the most visible in the night sky, with a radius more than 900 times that…Read More Betelgeuse supernova could turn night into day with explosion which would outshine Moon
The asteroids are all heading past Earth on what astronomers have dubbed “close approach” trajectories. NASA’s tracking systems predict the first space rock, Asteroid 2010…Read More Asteroid ALERT: NASA tracks a swarm of asteroids barreling towards Earth up to 27,500mph
"Green snow" has fallen on a Russian city terrorised by a meteor seven years ago, prompting fears "space dust" has fallen. Residents of Chelyabinsk captured…Read More ‘Green snow’ falls on city terrorised by meteor with fears it is ‘space dust’
Scientists may have taken a huge step forwards in the search for life beyond our planet, after discovering two ‘potentially habitable’ planets . Researchers from…Read More Scientists discover two ‘super-Earth’ planets that could host alien life
A NASA astronaut who shared stunning pictures from space has seen the post hijacked by people accusing her of covering up the earth's 'true' form.…Read More Astronaut posts picture from space and Flat Earthers all make same argument
Nu Indi (HD 211998) is a star found just 94 lightyears from Earth and is visible in the night sky. And scientists have now discovered…Read More Milky Way galaxy collision left 11 billion year old clue visible to Earth
The space agency has long touted “unique” Titan, which is Saturn’s largest moon and even bigger than the planet Mercury, as a possible home for…Read More NASA update: Search for alien life RAMPED UP as NASA gives Titan update
The ISS orbits Earth every 93 minutes, travelling at around 4.76 miles per second (7.66 kilometres per second), so astronauts have to be quick in…Read More NASA satellite image: Astronaut snaps eerie alien landscape – Where on Earth is it?
Space companies SpaceX and Virgin Galactic are racing to offer the first orbital flights off-planet for those with the capital to afford the hefty pricetags.…Read More Space tourism poll: 14 million Britons want to travel into space – Would you leave Earth?
The Wolf Moon peaked over our planet on Friday, January 10, while passing through the planet’s penumbral shadow. The Full Moon eclipse was visible from…Read More Full Moon 2020: When is the next Full Moon? When is the February Snow Moon?
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa who will fly on SpaceX’s first trip to the Moon recently announced his break-up with a Japanese actress. Mr Maezawa is…Read More SpaceX news ‘Lonely’ Japanese billionaire is looking for a girlfriend to fly to Moon with
Gamma-rays bursts are just one of the many threats lurking in the depths of space. From killer asteroid impacts to supernova eruptions, Earth is ill-equipped…Read More Gamma-ray bursts: Why ‘death star’ explosions can strip Earth of its atmosphere