This Neptune-sized exoplanet, which inexplicably exists in an ultrahot 'Neptune desert,' could provide researchers with answers they've been seeking for years.
A new international study identifies 37 volcanic hotspots, or coronae, which scientists say are currently erupting with lava flows.
If a normal planet is an avocado, then all that remains (or maybe all that ever existed) of the bizarre planet TOI-849B is the pit.
The new image could be the first direct evidence of the site of a planet's fiery birth in interstellar space.
A ‘year’ here lasts almost twice as long as Earth.
"Electricity has not gone away, the internet is still going strong, and power generation is a third of the carbon emissions.”
Scientists traced another super-Earth around the Proxima Centauri, a red dwarf star only 4.2 light-years away.
"Oxygen is one of the most exciting molecules to detect because of its link with life, but we don't know if life is the only cause of oxygen in an atmosphere.”
Astronomers have discovered a giant planet orbiting a white dwarf for the first time, giving us a new place to look for planets and a rare glimpse into the future of our Solar System.
K2-18b is the "best candidate" to host alien life outside the solar system.
The Indian Space Research Organisation calls the upcoming moments of descent “terrifying”.
DM Tau has its own asteroid belt, and may be developing its own versions of Earth and Neptune, too.