planets

NASA Probe Finds ‘Alien Dust’ Near Saturn

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft that orbits and studies Saturn, has found a tiny bit of dust that has come from beyond our solar system.

The special ‘alien dust’ (only…

Katrin Higher |

Hey Look, It’s Pluto!

NASA dropped this portrait of Pluto on the interwebs late last night, after their New Horizons spacecraft did a drive-by of the furthest (dwarf) planet in our solar system. Isn’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

A Celestial Trifecta Is Coming, Here’s What To Expect!

Tomorrow, our humble little planet will bear witness to a solar eclipse, the spring equinox, and a supermoon! The low odds of all three events happening in one day paired with Tuesday’s solar storm and resulting

Claire Hannum |

Astronomers Find A Trio Of Super-Earths

Despite all the Star Trek I watched as a kid, it didn’t teach me much about space or science because I almost failed astronomy in college and didn’t graduate. That…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |