We now know where NASA's first asteroid sample-return mission aims to snag its otherworldly stuff.
Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is ready to deliver holiday presents on its inaugural trip to the International Space Station.
So far, 2019 has been a disaster if you are an enthusiastic watcher of "shooting stars."
Rocket Lab officially opened its new U.S. launch site for business today (Dec. 12) and the U.S. Air Force will be the company's first customer to fly from the complex.
Hubble scientists will discuss the interstellar comet Borisov in a series of interviews that will stream live on NASA TV from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST (1100-1700 GMT). Watch it live here!
It will be one of the most daunting, complicated and, potentially, scientifically rewarding missions ever undertaken to the red planet.
A new global map of winds on Mars shows "ripple effects" from the extreme terrain below.
Apparently, that "monster black hole" that researchers found isn't so monstrous after all.
India's workhorse rocket celebrated its 50th flight with a successful launch of 10 satellites, including a spy vehicle.
With Boba Fett, Bossk, and another familiar face give an eye-opening look at their 'complicated' profession.
A commercial rocket's brief trip to space and back has given new meaning to the popular postcard slogan, "Wish you were here!"
Using artificial intelligence could aid in the search for life and detection of nearby asteroids.
Here's a guide to SpaceX's launch schedule, other rocket missions, astronomical events of the next year, as well as milestones for spacecraft already in travel.
Thick clouds of interstellar dust and gas permeate the star forming region RCW 36, also known as Gum 20, in this deep-space image from the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile.
On Dec. 12, 1967, NASA launched the Pioneer 8 spacecraft on a mission to study the sun. See how it happened in our On This Day in Space video series!
SpaceX has a fix in play to make its bright Starlink satellites less disruptive to astronomy.
NASA's record-breaking Parker Solar Probe has given us a new perspective on the famous Geminid meteor shower, which peaks this weekend.
The spacefaring crewmembers of the Rocinante take on a brand-new mission in the upcoming fourth season of "The Expanse."
A European Space Agency telescope celebrated 20 years of exploring the secrets of the X-ray universe this week.
New satellite imagery shows the devastation after a deadly New Zealand volcanic eruption on Sunday (Dec. 8).
Here are the 10 most noteworthy sky events — including meteor showers and eclipses — that will take place in 2020.
Blue Origin's reusable New Shepard spacecraft launched on a suborbital mission for NASA and other customers Wednesday (Dec. 11), carrying science and even student art and postcards into space.
The cast and crew behind the popular futuristic space saga "The Expanse" visit a Blue Origin facility in a recent video published by Amazon Prime, the new home for the series.
Scientists have released remarkably detailed maps of this pockmarked seabed of Bikini Atoll, revealing two truly massive craters from atomic bomb tests.
Neutron stars have never been caught behaving this way before.
The story behind an oddball sky glow endearingly named "Steve" is revealed in a new documentary. Here's why the light show captivated aurora chasers.
Spotting signs of long-dead life is a tall order for a lonely robot on a faraway world, but NASA's next Mars rover should be up to the challenge, mission team members said.
But J.J. Abrams hints at LGBTQ representation in the film.
Space.com finally has a merch store!
HBO drops a second trailer for its new comedy "Avenue 5" set aboard a luxury space cruise ship and starring Hugh Laurie. It premieres Jan. 19, 2020.