European Space Agency director-general Johann-Dietrich Wörner wants to see a manned, multi-purpose facility on the moon.
NASA’s Swift space telescope took rare photos of dust being lit up by X-Rays being emitted from a black hole.
NASA’s New Horizon’s spacecraft will go silent as it scans Pluto during its closest approach to the dwarf planet.
An image of Pluto taken by instruments on board NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft shows a light-colored feature on the surface that resembles a Valentine’s heart.
Leading astronomers say micro-organisms could live beneath the icy surface of comets.
The monster black hole system of V404 Cygni is emitting violent bursts of X-rays after lying dormant for over a quarter century.
Data from the latest unmanned mission to Venus suggests several areas of volcanic activity on the surface.
Stars in the CR7 galaxy could be the furnaces where heavy elements necessary for life were forged.
The Philae spacecraft broke its silence on Saturday by sending a signal back to Earth from the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
NASA is offering a livestream from mission control as images and data from Pluto are transmitted to Earth by the New Horizons spacecraft.