The Geminid meteor shower peak is in mid December this year, alongside a special moon that will allow better viewing conditions for stargazers to spot meteors to end 2023.
Video captured a vibrant “watermelon aurora” shimmering across the night sky above Alaska.
The Northern Lights could be seen from parts of Illinois Thursday night, according to space forecasters.
The final full Moon of the year will light the sky around Christmas and the Geminid meteor shower peaks in mid-December.
Korean Air flight crew were able to restrain the woman on the flight from New York to South Korea.
Known as the Beaver Moon, November’s full moon will reach peak illumination early next week.
NASA’s Deep Space Optical Communications (DSOC) experiment beamed a near-infrared laser from nearly 10 million miles away to the Hale Telescope at Caltech’s Palomar Observatory in San Diego County, California.
The James Webb Space Telescope helped astronomers discovered a massive star about 30 times the mass of our Sun within the Milky Way's star-forming region Sagittarius C.
SpaceX's 400-foot-tall launch system known as Starship launched from Texas on Saturday, reaching the edge of space.
This giant, "fluffy" exoplanet has clouds filled with sand that rains down like water does on Earth, scientists have discovered.
The aerial spectacle happens annually in November and peaks towards the middle of the month. Here are the best ways to see it.
Video captured beautiful auroral beads dancing across a star-filled sky in Alaska.
The image of MACS0416 was produced using observations from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope and Hubble Space Telescope.
While a rocket launching into the northern lights puts on a spectacular show, it wasn’t just by happenstance. The timing of this launch had to be just right to get the necessary scientific data.
According to NASA, the green flash is a real phenomenon when the sun sets or rises, and its light is refracted by the Earth's atmosphere.
NASA's oldest living astronaut, a Gary native, died this week at the age of 95.
Scientists are working to create an early warning system for dangerous solar activity that could damage critical technology.
We've seen photos of these celestial landscapes before, but the "razor-sharp astronomical images" that Euclid provides show details that are new to the human eye.
Saturn's many rings are disappearing, and in 2025, the rings won't be visible from Earth, at least temporarily.
Astronaut Ken Mattingly is best remembered for his efforts on the ground that helped bring the damaged Apollo 13 spacecraft safely back to Earth in 1970.