Blue Origin announces crew for next suborbital space tourism launch

9 May, 2022 - 21:13
The passengers on Blue Origin's fifth crewed flight, known as NS-21, include the first Mexican-born woman to visit space.

'Analog astronauts' assemble in Biosphere 2 bubble to talk simulated space missions

9 May, 2022 - 21:00
Out in the desert in Arizona, "analog astronauts" gathered this weekend for an annual conference in a giant, futuristic habitat called Biosphere 2.

Mars helicopter Ingenuity recovering from communications blackout spawned by dust

9 May, 2022 - 20:44
Ingenuity appears to be in recovery from a communications glitch on Mars.

China launches Tianzhou 4 cargo craft to new Tiangong space station

9 May, 2022 - 20:16
China has launched a cargo mission to its Tianhe space station module in preparation for the arrival of a new crew in June.

A giant asteroid the size of a building just safely zoomed past Earth overnight

9 May, 2022 - 19:46
A building-sized asteroid whizzed by our planet overnight at a very safe distance, just like all the other giant space rocks we know of.

James Webb Space Telescope enters 'homestretch' of commissioning with stunning image

9 May, 2022 - 19:25
The Large Magellanic Cloud is sharper than ever in the infrared eyes of the James Webb Space Telescope.

BlissLights Sky Lite 2.0 star projector review

9 May, 2022 - 19:03
The BlissLights Sky Lite 2.0 star projector is a fun, non-scientific, app-controlled light and laser display.

BBC announces Ncuti Gatwa as the new Doctor Who

9 May, 2022 - 18:26
Ncuti Gatwa, best known for his role in Netflix's "Sex Education" will be the 14th Doctor.

See the fiery Blood Moon rise in a total lunar eclipse in May's must-see skywatching event

8 May, 2022 - 18:31
If the weather is clear, skywatchers across most of the Americas, Europe and Africa will have a view of one of nature's most beautiful spectacles: a total eclipse of the moon.

How to watch the total lunar eclipse of May 2022: Super Blood Moon webcasts

8 May, 2022 - 18:18
Here's how to watch the Super Blood Moon total lunar eclipse of May 15-16, 2022 live online.

Blood Moon total lunar eclipse 2022: Everything you need to know

8 May, 2022 - 16:55
It will be visible in parts of the Americas, Antarctica, Europe, Africa, the east Pacific, New Zealand, eastern Europe and the Middle East.

Watch SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts 'waltz' in space in fun spacesuit video

8 May, 2022 - 14:20
A fun video by SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts on the International Space Station reveals the lighter side of space travel.

Earliest documented aurora found in ancient Chinese text

8 May, 2022 - 13:34
The oldest documented observation of an aurora may be in an ancient Chinese text.

Monster black hole might have executed a magnetic 'flip'

8 May, 2022 - 13:19
A black hole might have reversed its magnetic field right before our eyes.

Rocky alien worlds may need to be young to support life

8 May, 2022 - 13:14
Scientists suggest that one of the key characteristics of a life-supporting, rocky exoplanet is that it needs to be young enough to generate heat through radioactive decay.

Eta Aquarid meteor shower of 2022 thrills stargazers in these stunning photos

7 May, 2022 - 21:33
Meteor streaks delighted skywatchers this weekend as the Earth passed through the dust trail of Halley's Comet in an annual meteor shower display.

SpaceX Starlink launch spawns spectacular glowing cloud in predawn sky

7 May, 2022 - 19:40
Space coast residents got a treat early Friday (May 6) when SpaceX's the latest Starlink launch spawned an eerie glowing cloud in the sky.

See SpaceX's Crew-3 Dragon capsule streak back to Earth in these amazing photos

7 May, 2022 - 18:06
SpaceX's Crew-3 astronaut mission's return to Earth early Friday (May 6) was captured in epic photos.

North Korea launches ballistic missile from submarine in latest test: reports

7 May, 2022 - 14:20
North Korea launched a new ballistic missile test from a submarine on Saturday (May 7).

Earth tells us to 'GO' in weird cloud message seen from space (photo)

7 May, 2022 - 13:39
A surprising new photo from the GOES East satellite has revealed what appears to be the word "Go" written in the clouds as seen from space.