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Groundbreaking physicist Stephen Hawking dies, aged 76

Professor Stephen Hawking, the English theoretical physicist known for his work on black holes and his discovery of a phenomenon that would later be...

15 years later: Remembering Ilan Ramon- Israel’s first astronaut

On February 1, 2003, Israel’s first astronaut, Ilan Ramon, and his six crewmates on Columbia were tragically killed when their shuttle exploded upon re-entry....

First-ever object from another solar system discovered, astronomers believe

An unidentified object which was seen racing through our solar system is believed to be the first-ever interstellar object to visit us. ...

Antarctica: Iceberg four times size of London breaks off ice shelf

A huge iceberg, 3.6 miles long and weighing over a trillion ton, has broken off of an Antarctica ice shelf. Though it can potentially...

Watch: NASA announces asteroid deflection mission, plans to launch spacecraft at asteroid nearing Earth

A doomsday scenario in which a large asteroid pummels into the Earth is a real danger that NASA and other space agencies and institutions...

NASA to launch Parker Solar Probe to the Sun

NASA announced the launch of the Parker Solar Probe in 2018 to the Sun. The probe will be the first in history to come...

Juno space probe provided first close-ups from Jupiter

Approximately a year since entering Jupiter’s orbit, NASA’s space probe Juno has provided its first images from the planet. Scientists were amazed by the...

NASA posts spectacular multi-color footage of exploding star

Supernovas occur quite often in space and NASA is now posting footage of them. This is what the Crab Nebula – a supernova remnant...

What was US Air Force’s mysterious aircraft doing in space for 2 years?

The US Air Force’s mysterious aircraft landed in Florida after conducting a secret mission in space for 718 days. The landing was accompanied by...

Possible conditions for life discovered on Saturn moon

This evening, US space agency NASA published findings obtained by the Cassini spacecraft and the Hubble Space Telescope, indicating that beneath the icy surface...