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Scientists Dig Up Earth’s Oldest Fossil (Video)
The newly discovered fossil is 3.77 billion years old.
March 1, 2017
Earth-Like Planet Kepler 62F ‘Could Be Habitable,’ Researchers Say
An Earth-like planet 1,200 light years away "could be habitable," researchers have said. According to new computer simulations, ...
May 29, 2016
NASA’s Kepler Discovers 1,284 New Planets, 9 Potentially Habitable
NASA's Kepler space telescope discovered 1,284 new planets, doubling its planet haul thus far. Nine of them are about the size ...
May 10, 2016
Three Planets That May Be Able to Support Human Life Are Discovered
Three planets, that have just the right temperatures to possibly support life as we know it, have been ...
May 2, 2016
This Picture Shows a Planet Being Born
Scientists are watching the birth of a planet orbiting a star 450 light years away and say what ...
November 22, 2015
Can an Exoplanet’s Orange Haze Indicate Life?
An atmospheric haze around a distant planet—like the one which probably shrouded and cooled the young Earth—could show ...
November 16, 2015
Astronomers Stunned to Find ‘Hot Jupiter’ With Companions
During the past two decades, astronomers have discovered 300 “hot Jupiters,” but for the first time they’ve found ...
October 20, 2015
University of Michigan
Whatever the Strangest Star in the Galaxy Is, It’s Sure to Be Amazing
For the past few days, the media has been abuzz with one of the most peculiar astronomical observations ...
October 19, 2015
New Exoplanet Is the Closest Yet to ‘Earth 2.0′
Astronomers have discovered a planet that could be Earth’s older and bigger cousin.
July 25, 2015
Scientists Find Closest Thing Yet to Earth-Sun Twin System
Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth that's orbiting a sun-like star and might harbor life.
July 23, 2015
The Associated Press
Astronomers Watch the Birth of Jupiter-Like Planet
At “just” 335 light years away, HD 100546 is one of our near cosmic neighbors, and its age ...
July 6, 2015
Color Key to Aid Search for Life on Exoplanets
To help find life beyond our solar system, scientists have created a colorful catalog containing reflection signatures of ...
March 21, 2015
Newly Discovered Exoplanets are Most Earth-Like Ones Ever Found (Video)
Two new exoplanets discovered via NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope are more like our own planet than any far-off ...
January 8, 2015
Could Life Exist on ‘Fried’ Exoplanets?
Exoplanets are prime targets in the search for extraterrestrial life, but intense heat during early years may have ...
December 3, 2014
Scientists Search for Civilizations on Likely Planets
U.S. researchers have narrowed down their search for radio signals from intelligent life among the stars.
February 14, 2013
Growing Giant Planets Guzzle Gas Streams
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope has revealed huge streams of gas crossing a gap in the ...
January 2, 2013
Nearest Sun-Like Star May Host Habitable Planet
Tau Ceti, one of our closest sun-like stars, has a planetary system, including a world in the habitable ...
December 19, 2012
Diamond-Rich Exoplanet Double Earth’s Size
A recently discovered super-Earth orbiting a nearby star may be at least one-third diamond.
October 11, 2012
Shock Waves From Sun Sculpted Our Solar System
During its youth, the sun may have emitted a series of shock waves that caused the planets in ...
September 26, 2012
Kepler Finds 2 Planets Orbiting Pair of Suns
The first known circumbinary, multi-planet system has been discovered: two planets orbiting a pair of stars about 5,000 ...
August 28, 2012
Two Exoplanets Found in Extremely Close Proximity
NASA's Kepler mission has revealed a solar system containing two worlds that are the closest known planets.
June 21, 2012
Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope Spots Bizarre Worlds
Two unusual new exoplanets have been discovered through the Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope (KELT) project, using its North ...
June 13, 2012
Baby Stars Could Create Popular Orbits
As solar systems develop around young stars, exoplanet “pileups” and “deserts” may result from the generation of specific ...
March 19, 2012
Exoplanets Are the Norm for Milky Way Star Systems
Extrasolar planets may be more abundant in our galaxy than previously thought, according to new research to be ...
January 11, 2012
Supreme Court Rejects Mexican Family’s Claim for Damages Over Cross-Border Shooting
US Health Officials: Human Trials on Coronavirus Vaccine Will Start in 6 Weeks
Trump Calls for Recusal of Supreme Court Justices Sotomayor and Ginsburg
US–India Ties Strengthened as Trump Concludes Visit
, Epoch Times
Beltway Sniper Sidekick Drops Appeal of Virginia Life Sentences
Arkansas Man Tried to Blow up Vehicle in Pentagon Parking Lot, Justice Department Says
IOC Senior Member: 3 Months to Decide Fate of Tokyo Olympics
The Associated Press
CDC Confirms 57 Cases of Coronavirus in US
US Starts Clinical Trial of Remdesivir as Possible Coronavirus Treatment
Hillary Clinton Says She Will Support Any Democratic Nominee