Hunt for planets through Kepler’s data with this newly released Google code

Space exploration made easy.

New NASA data reveals many of Jupiter’s hidden secrets

It’s a trove of valuable data, but we’re still just scratching the surface.

Large, previously unknown penguin colony discovered through satellite

How were they able to hide for so long?

Three Old Scientific Concepts Getting a Modern Look

The ancients often got it wrong about science — but they weren’t that far off.

Jodrell Bank, Earth’s oldest radio telescope, nominated as UNESCO Site

The site has had an immense role to play in our understanding of the universe.

Crowdsourcing astronomy: Citizen scientists discover new rocky planets locked in resonance

Citizen scientists found five “musical” exoplanet.

Supermassive black holes eventually stop star formation

Supermassive black holes slowly eject cold gas.

Ever wanted to see how far apart the Earth and the Moon are? Well, now you can

It’s not exactly accurate, but it’s a dazzling display.

Not so dry after all: Mars lost much of its water to the crust

Mars might be abundant in water. The problem is its trapped in minerals inside the planet’s crust.

Enceladus’ hidden ocean is kept warm by porous core

The findings could have important consequences for the prospect of finding alien life there.

How Spanish scientists described a solar flare in 1886

He was one of the pioneers of studying solar activity.

Researchers believe they’ve found a great place for a moonbase — thanks to a volcano

Building a moonbase in a lava tube. Doesn’t that sound awesome?

You can now use Google Maps to explore other moons and planets

You can explore the solar system from the comfort of your home.

Evidence keeps pilling up in favor of the mysterious Planet Nine

A ninth planet 10 times bigger than Earth might be lurking far away within the solar system.

NASA observatory highlights the importance of studying CO2 on Earth: it’s connected to everything

Groundbreaking data allows us to study carbon dioxide in unprecedented detail.

Gravity map reveals Martian crust might be lighter than we thought

Mars may be more porous than we thought.

NASA will fly jets to chase the upcoming total eclipse to learn more about the sun

No, they don’t want to chase away the eclipse. It’s just science.

Orbiting supermassive black holes confirmed by astronomers for the time

This is one slow dance.

Japan launches satellite to generate its own, better GPS

Positioning errors will be decreased by a factor of 100.

Halos on Mars suggest the red planet may have been hospitable for far long longer than thought

Life had more time to appear or even thrive on Mars than we imagined.