Our coverage sheds light on the boundless darkness, the physical violence and the mysterious, awesome reaches of our universe. We ponder how it all began and about our place in the cosmos: Are we alone? Is there life on other planets? Will interplanetary travel save the human race? We also explore space through images, videos and illustration.
The method may be able to improve solar flare prediction using only satellite images of the sun.
The new findings come after more than 10 years of observation.
Scientists argue that Deimos’ tilted orbit owes to a Martian ring that disintegrated billions of years ago.
Bacteria and yeast can survive under hydrogen in the lab, which may mean more planets could support extraterrestrial life.
Scientists may soon be able to observe a dramatic, long-predicted consequence of Einstein’s theory of general relativity.