Turns out the interstellar object ‘Oumuamua is a comet after all
It was thought to be an asteroid after it was first observed.
Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 has reached its asteroid target
Now, the spacecraft will map Ryugu's surface before touching down.
Jeff Bezos outlines Blue Origin's space colony ambitions
He sees Earth's heavy industry moving to the Moon and asteroids.
NASA's latest tech investments include shapeshifters and biobots
It wants machines that can explore many corners of the Solar System.
Arecibo is monitoring potentially hazardous near-earth asteroid
The world's second-largest radio telescope is back online after Hurricane Maria.
That cigar-shaped asteroid might be covered in organic goo
Scientists also think the object has ‘a frozen heart’.
First observed interstellar object is a speedy, cigar-shaped asteroid
It has been traveling for hundreds of millions of years.
Scientists want to explore asteroids with a fleet of nanoprobes
Researchers presented a mission plan today at the European Planetary Science Congress.
Asteroid family is as old as the Solar System itself
They're 1 billion years older than what scientists are used to.