Gravity wave ripples across Venus' hellish atmosphere
Spotted by Japan's Akatsuki spacecraft, it was likely whipped up by 250 mph winds.
Venus might still have active volcanoes
The planet's volcanoes might not be sleeping giants.
Venus may have supported life before Earth
Climate models show the hellish planet may have held liquid water for billions of years.
Venus' electric wind stripped its atmosphere of water
As if the planet wasn't already hostile to humans.
Venus probe's first detailed results reveal strange clouds
Akatsuki nearly didn't make it, but it's already shedding light on our nearest planetary neighbor.
Japan's Akatsuki probe successfully makes it into Venus' orbit
It's been circling the sun since its failed attempt in 2010.
Japan's Venus probe is about to take another shot
The Akatsuki spacecraft will try once more to get into Venus' orbit -- watch live.
NASA reveals potential low-cost missions for the Discovery program
There are five concepts in the list, two of which plan to explore Venus.
Venus airplane concept could be a working prototype in a few years
Northrop Grumman has been toying with the idea of sending an inflatable aircraft to Venus since at...