China launches 3 satellites on 2 rockets in 3 days

China is picking up its satellite launch pace once again. The country launched three satellites into…

House bill would nix White House’s proposed 2021 NASA budget boost

A bill released by the U.S. House of Representatives today (July 7) would keep NASA funding…

Chinese scientists reveal analysis of weird substance found on the moon’s far side by Yutu 2 rover

Chinese scientists have published an analysis of a curious substance on the moon which generated widespread…

Yale astronomy students speak out against institutional racism

Students are leading the charge to make changes at Yale University after a heated debate over…

‘Clyde’s Spot,’ a new storm on Jupiter, discovered by amateur astronomer (photos)

‘Clyde’s Spot,’ a new storm on Jupiter, is visible in this image in the center as…

Israel launches Ofek 16 reconnaissance satellite into orbit

Israel has successfully launched a new reconnaissance satellite into orbit, the latest in a series of…

Astronauts bound for Mars should swing by Venus first, scientists say

The roads of human spaceflight all seem to lead to Mars. For decades now, it’s been…

It’s the month of Mars! 3 Red Planet missions set to launch in July

July is the month of Mars. Three missions are poised to launch toward the Red Planet…

What are Newton’s laws of motion?

Paul M. Sutter is an astrophysicist at SUNY Stony Brook and the Flatiron Institute, host of Ask…

Astrophysicist Joe Pesce answers your questions about the universe (AMA Recap!)

Hey, space fans! Recently, we were fortunate enough to hold an AMA with the great Dr.…