Planets, Constellations, and Events in the August Night Sky

The month begins with Saturn as the evening planet, which can be visible in the southwestern part of the sky. ...

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An Alien Comet Can Be from Different Solar System

A strange comet known as Comet 69P/Machholz makes astronomers think that comes from another solar system. According to them, the ...

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The Yarkovsky Effect Can Change Course of Asteroids and Comets

This video explores how sunlight affects asteroids and comets, thus influencing their paths. By studying asteroid Bennu, NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft ...

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Scientists Found Mysterious Red Arcs on Tethys, Saturn's Icy Moon

NASA has revealed a new image that displays interesting phenomenon - graffiti-like red lines that stretch through the surface of ...

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Astronomers Have Found 3 New Super-Earths

NASA confirms the discovery of three Earth-like planets in our closest neighborhood. A newly discovered planetary system contains 4 planets ...

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A Newly Discovered Neptune-Sized Exoplanet Forms an Enormous Cloud Like Comet’s Tail


The exoplanet GJ 436b, which resembles Neptune, lies 33 light-years away from our planet. Scientists called the planet “warm Neptune” for its ability to evaporate a huge amount of hydrogen that surrounds the planet in a shape of the comet’s tail.

Mysterious World of Pluto


Before July 2015, all information we get from Pluto were collected by Hubble Space Telescope. Until recently, we were not able to peek into the intriguing world of ice and dark, the mysterious world of Pluto.

Scientists Discovered That the Moon Is Shrinking


In this video, Kaylee Yuhas from DNews explains how our planet influences the Moon and the orientation of the faults on its surface. Namely, scientists have revealed that the Earth’s gravitational pull reshapes and realigns these faults, causing the Moon to shrink.

Stunning New View of the Veil Nebula, a Supernova Remnant


The Hubble Space Telescope has captured spectacular new images of one part supernova remnant, called Veil Nebula. This nebula is the part of the largest nebula – Cygnus Loop or the Swan. It had been created during supernova explosion 8,000 years ago.

Brilliant Northern Lights


Meg McDonald, an astrophotographer, took these beautiful images of the Aurora Borealis on September 9th, 2015. The pictures are made while Northern Lights were dancing in the night sky above Seattle.

Planets, Constellations and Events in the October Night Sky


The following video gives us guidance on how and where to look for most visible constellations, planets and events in the October night sky. The month begins with the planet Saturn, as the evening planet, which will be visible on the southwestern horizon after sunset. It is also the perfect time to observe its beautiful rings for every stargazer.