NASA's chemical 'laptop' would help find life on other planets
NASA says it has the first device designed to find key signs of life on other worlds.
Scientists chart Mach 7 winds on a Jupiter-sized exoplanet
When scientists discovered a Jupiter-sized exoplanet in the Vulpecula constellation, they knew the...
Astronomers find the first planet known to orbit a white dwarf
Astronomers have spotted a planet slowly being eradicated by a dying star.
The majority of Earth-like planets haven't been born yet
Astronomers believe that the universe is simply too young for Earth-like planets to be common.
'Astroneer' is a planetary exploration game on a grand scale
System Era's upcoming 'Astroneer' not only lets you explore distant planets, but shape them.
Here's your clearest look yet at an alien planet in motion
Scientists have take a good look at a planet orbiting a star 60 light years away.
Exotic quantum laser could help study other planets
An exotic, high-bandwidth laser could help identify the materials in alien planets.
Younger version of Jupiter provides clues to planet formation
It was discovered thanks to a car-sized instrument mounted on the Gemini South Telescope in Chile.
Telescope filter helps spot Earth-like alien worlds
In the hunt for planets around distant stars, the stars themselves are often the worst enemy. They...