Thursday April 25, 2019 7:26AM ET
China aims to build a scientific research station in the south polar region of the moon and realize manned lunar exploration mission in about ten years, said a senior space official.
Wednesday April 24, 2019 7:54AM ET
During the Great Depression, some unemployed Texans were put to work as fossil hunters.
Wednesday April 24, 2019 7:17AM ET
Incoming asteroids have been scarring our home planet for billions of years.
Tuesday April 23, 2019 7:38AM ET
This incredible image of the hourglass-shaped Southern Crab Nebula was taken to mark the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope\'s 29th anniversary in space.
Tuesday April 23, 2019 5:24AM ET
A thousand years ago, the Wari empire stretched across Peru.
Friday April 19, 2019 6:40AM ET
China on Thursday unveiled its plan to explore an asteroid and a comet, inviting scientists around the world to participate in the program.
Friday April 19, 2019 6:39AM ET
The Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities announced on Thursday the discovery of a large 3,500-year-old tomb on the Nile River\'s west bank near the Valley of Kings in Upper Egypt\'s monumental province of Luxor.
Thursday April 18, 2019 6:34AM ET
On its final flyby of Saturn\'s largest moon in 2017, NASA\'s Cassini spacecraft gathered radar data revealing that the small liquid lakes in Titan\'s northern hemisphere are surprisingly deep, perched atop hills and filled with methane.
Wednesday April 17, 2019 3:58PM ET
In contrast to popular belief, lightning often does strike twice, but the reason why a lightning channel is \"reused\" has remained a mystery.
Tuesday April 16, 2019 6:14AM ET
NASA\'s plant-hunting spacecraft launched last year discovered an Earth-sized planet and a warm sub-Neptune-sized one in a nearby star system.
Monday April 15, 2019 7:35AM ET
Primitive ponds may have provided a suitable environment for brewing up Earth\'s first life forms, more so than oceans, a new MIT study finds.
Friday April 12, 2019 9:45AM ET
An Israeli spacecraft crashed into the moon just moments before touchdown, failing in an ambitious attempt to make history Thursday as the first privately funded lunar landing.