Hubble Space Telescope Captures a Dead Star in Cosmic Cannibalism

The Hubble Space Telescope has detected evidence of a white dwarf star devouring rocky and icy…

NASA’s Mars Insight probe is getting a few more weeks of science operations

NASA’s Mars Insight probe uses a seismometer to study the inner layers of Mars. Seismic signals…

Five planets line the sky in June. Here’s how to see it.

Five planets move in a rare alignment, which will be visible from Earth this week. Mercury,…

Microscopic mites that come into contact with our faces at night may soon become humans

The photo shows Demodex folliculorum mites on the skin under a Hirox microscope. Credit: University of…

Watching the violent death of a very giant star is rare

Artist’s impression of the red giant star VY Canis Majoris. VY Canis Majoris is located about…

SpaceX just pulled three launches in 36 hours

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the German military imaging satellite SARah 1 into orbit on…

Unexpected numbers of polar bears may provide some hope for this species

In the southeast corner of Greenland, scientists have discovered an unexpected population of polar bears. These…

Here’s the best time to see 5 planets line up in a rare show this week

New Orleans (WGNO) – Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn align in order this month for…

Cygnus Freighter’s ISS boost engine burn ends early

The planned re-enhancement maneuver for the International Space Station ended after just 5 seconds for currently…

Watch the final pre-launch test of the Artemis lunar rocket

The fourth attempt for the final pre-launch test began on Saturday, and refueling of the rocket…