Is there a reasoning behind it or is it still a mystery? We take a look…
The system has both the largest number of Earth-sized planets yet found and the largest number of worlds that could support liquid water on their surfaces
The NASA mission reached a major milestone this week when the last bits of science data from its flyby – arrived safely on Earth
The plasma balls are zooming so fast through space it would take only 30 minutes for them to travel from Earth to the Moon
Astronomers have found evidence for what is likely one of the most extreme pulsars, or rotating neutron stars, found
The findings may help explain the influence that giant planets like Jupiter have over a Solar System’s architecture
As its parent planet casts a shadow on its surface, the moon’s atmosphere has been found to fall down
Take a look at some stunning images of the Earth that have been snapped over the past five decades, including the latest picture of our world recently taken by the Cassini spacecraft from Saturn.