An initial search for artificial signals coming from 'Oumuamua, the needle-shaped interloper that zoomed past Earth two months ago, have come up empty, scientists with the $100 million Breakthrough Listen project announced today (Dec. 14).
Astronauts who suffer chest trauma such as a collapsed lung could soon have a new technology to save their lives: The payloads aboard Blue Origin's suborbital test flight Tuesday (Dec. 12) included a NASA-funded space technology that could treat the dange
Scientists have discovered an eighth exoplanet, Kepler-90i, around a distant star, mirroring the number of planets in our own solar system. See how Google machine-learning technology and NASA's Kepler space telescope made the discovery.
A dedicated scientist engaged an audience of college students and local leaders in New York on the emerging field of gravitational wave astronomy.
There may not be any movie theaters in space, but that won't stop the Expedition 54 crew from watching the new "Star Wars" movie aboard the International Space Station.
If a sneak peek of "Stargate Origins" is any indication, there should be some fun action scenes and lots of portals in the prequel series to the famous franchise.
Meet Simeis 147, a tangled heap of cosmic clouds also known as the Spaghetti Nebula.
NASA and the U.S. Department of Energy are collaborating on the next generation of nuclear generators, with a focus on crewed missions to Mars.
Ceres' bright patches may overlie pools of salty water, which could be the remnants of an ancient, subsurface ocean.
Lego's 2017 ultimate collector's series Millennium Falcon is amazing. With 7,541 pieces, it's the largest set the company has released to date.
Here we run through the most notorious villains of the "Star Wars" universe, which of course includes villains such as Darth Vader, Boba Fett and Kylo Ren. We look forward to learning more about them in "The Last Jedi," which opens in theaters Dec. 13.
The Israeli team SpaceIL will have to drop out of the competition for the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize if the group cannot raise $7.5 million by Dec. 20, the last day of Hanukkah, team members said.
International Space Station crewmates from Russia, Italy and the United States are back on Earth, having landed after five months on orbit. Sergey Ryazanskiy, Paolo Nespoli and Randy Bresnik touched down aboard Soyuz MS-05 on the steppe of Kazakhstan.
Space.com's editors present a list of the astrophysics and astronomy books worth a read-through.
Space.com's editors present a reading list for space and sci-fi lovers, as well as children who are interested in astronomy and spaceflight.
The small-rocket startup Rocket Lab will attempt to launch its first customer payloads into orbit from its private launch facility in New Zealand.
Can objects be manipulated instantaneously from a distance?
Have you ever looked up at the night sky, scratching your head and wondering what planets and stars you're seeing? Or have you ever wanted to wish upon a shooting star, but don't know where to find one?
America's first woman in space will become only the second astronaut to be honored on a United States postage stamp. Sally Ride, who made history launching on board space shuttle Challenger in 1983, will be depicted on a 2018 U.S. Postal Service stamp.
Blue Origin took its new spaceship out for its first spin yesterday (Dec. 12), and you can watch the test flight's highlights in a dramatic new video.