Kepler-186f is a rocky planet that orbits a red dwarf star 500 light years away and exists in the Goldilocks zone, where conditions for life may be just right.
British cosmologist Stephen Hawking believes humans will colonize the moon in 50 years and hopes people will be living on Mars by the end of the century.
Burgeoning astronomers can can help NASA track near Earth objects.
SETI astronomer Frank Marchis says we’re very close to finding an Earth-like planet orbiting another star.
Conference of scientists envisions manned missions to Mars two decades from now.
Scientists have found a planet way out in the cosmos that’s close in size and content to Earth — an astronomical first.
New research shows that long-term damage to an astronauts eyes may happen in as little as two weeks.
Scientists say a large asteroid came near to Earth in September and will return in 2032.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – If some astronomers are right, humans might go the way of the dinosaurs in 866 years. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory say an asteroid over half-a-mile wide could be […]
According to a recent study, scientist say planets in a solar system over 100 light years from Earth can sustain life.