Planet

10.21.15
Astronomers find the first planet known to orbit a white dwarf
10.21.15

Astronomers find the first planet known to orbit a white dwarf

Astronomers have spotted a planet slowly being eradicated by a dying star.

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10.20.15
The majority of Earth-like planets haven't been born yet
10.20.15

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.

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10.07.15
'Astroneer' is a planetary exploration game on a grand scale
10.07.15

'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.

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09.20.15
Here's your clearest look yet at an alien planet in motion
09.20.15

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.

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09.20.15
Fly close to Pluto in a detailed NASA tour
09.20.15

Fly close to Pluto in a detailed NASA tour

Wonder what it would be like to fly over Pluto? NASA has posted a highly detailed aerial tour that gives you a taste.

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08.19.15
Exotic quantum laser could help study other planets
08.19.15

Exotic quantum laser could help study other planets

An exotic, high-bandwidth laser could help identify the materials in alien planets.

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07.23.15
NASA discovers a 'close cousin' of Earth around a sun-like star
07.23.15

NASA discovers a 'close cousin' of Earth around a sun-like star

NASA's Kepler space telescope spotted a bigger, older cousin of the Earth.

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