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A stunning ‘Manhattanhenge’ sunset is happening on Friday and Saturday in New York City. Here’s how to see it.
The sun will dip perfectly between buildings in Manhattan to create a spectacle of light on Friday, July 12, and Saturday, July 13, 2019.
An incredible new animation shows where, when, and how astronomers found 4,000 planets beyond our solar system
Since 1992, astronomers have discovered thousands of new worlds in deep space, and some may be habitable. A new YouTube video celebrates that feat.
Jupiter, Saturn and the moon will align in a rare phenomenon from June 14 to 19 – here’s when you can see it in Singapore
The phenomenon will take place while the moon is in its "waxing gibbous" phase and can be best viewed after 11pm, said Science Centre Singapore.
‘No image will surpass this’: Hubble telescope astronomers created a stunning picture of the deep universe with 16 years’ worth of p...
Researchers estimate the Hubble Space Telescope image includes 265,000 galaxies, some of which appear as they existed 13.3 billion years ago.
A photographer recorded Saturn ‘touching’ the moon with his smartphone, and the pictures are stunning
Grant Petersen of South Africa spent months preparing to photograph the conjunction of the moon and Saturn using a Galaxy S8 phone and a telescope.
Scientists just released the first-ever photograph of a black hole. Some people think it looks like a ‘smudge on the lens.’
Scientists from 40 nations who worked for around 13 years to get the first-ever image of a black hole, which is larger than our solar system.
The first-ever picture of a black hole is fuzzy. These incredible illustrations help explain what it shows.
Scientists posted the first-ever image of black hole, but the photo is a bit fuzzy. However, computer models hint at what we'd see with a better view.
The Hubble telescope spotted an asteroid that has grown two tails — and scientists think it’s ripping itself to pieces
A 2.5-mile-wide asteroid called Gault was discovered in 1988, but it may not exist as we know it for much longer. The space rock is spinning apart.
An experiment that solved a 100-year-old mystery posed by Einstein is about to turn back on — and it’s more powerful than ever
On Monday, a game-changing pair of gravitational-wave detectors called LIGO will turn back on after 6 months of downtime and upgrades.
The first day of spring is finally here — for about 90% of us. Here’s why equinoxes mark the changing of seasons.
The spring or vernal equinox happens at 5:58 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Here's how Earth and the sun work together to change our seasons.