After dust covered the rover's solar panels, only a Martian dust devil can save the mission now.
Increased rocket exhaust "may start having significant adverse effects on the atmosphere or the climate, and in turn, on human health," researchers warn.
Researchers used CRISPR on cockroaches in a first that opens the door to future gene-editing research on insects.
A picture of a weirdly shaped formation on Mars is just the latest extraterrestrial image to spark speculation.
Plants grown in soil from three Apollo landing sites pave the way to sustainable lunar habitats.
“You are the first to see our image of the black hole in the center of our galaxy—as close as it gets,” said one of the scientists who led the imaging mission.
A surprise discovery in the early universe has major consequences for the evolution of black holes and galaxies.
A magnitude 5 "marsquake" was recorded last week on Mars, by far the strongest tremor ever detected off of Earth.
Scientists invoke “new physics” to explain the weirdly synced-up “satellites” observed around the Milky Way and other nearby galaxies.
Helium-3, a potential source of limitless clean energy, may be ten times more common on our planet than previously thought, reports a new study.
The first new Moon dirt in 40 years points the way to ”an extraterrestrial base on the Moon,” reports a new study.
"It just kept getting weirder,” said the lead author of a new study on a unique “spider” star system.