One of Our Best Views of the Supermassive Black Hole at the Heart of the Milky Way (Jan 23, 2019 23:21)
An almost unimaginably enormous black hole is situated at the heart of the Milky Way. I...

SpaceX Starhopper Damaged in High Winds (Jan 23, 2019 23:06)
Elon Musk indicates that the SpaceX Starhopper has been damaged after being toppled in ...

Weekly Space Hangout: Jan 23, 2019: Marco Parigi, Asteroid/Comet Whisperer (Jan 23, 2019 21:54)
Hosts: Fraser Cain (universetoday.com / @fcain) Dr. Morgan Rehnberg (MorganRehnberg.com...

A Disc of Icy Material, not Planet 9, Might Explain the Strange Movements in the Outer Solar System (Jan 23, 2019 19:35)
Is there or isn’t there a Planet 9? Is there a planet way out on the outskirts of...

Amazing Images From Sunday’s Total Lunar Eclipse as Observers Spy Impact Flash (Jan 23, 2019 16:40)
Wow. Sunday night’s total lunar eclipse offered an amazing view, and for a few as...

Launch Photos! Blue Origin's New Shepard Soars on NS-10 Flight for NASA (Jan 23, 2019 15:54)
On Jan. 23, 2019, the private spaceflight company Blue Origin launched its New Shepard ...

Blue Origin's New Shepard Launches NASA Experiments, Aces Rocket Landing (Jan 23, 2019 15:30)
Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital vehicle flew for the 10th time today (Jan. 23), ac...

Image of the Day (Jan 23, 2019 15:00)
The Milky Way shimmers over Chile's Atacama Desert in this stunning view by astrophotog...

Blood Moon Supercut! See the Spectacular Total Lunar Eclipse of 2019 in Just 2 Minutes (Jan 23, 2019 12:26)
A cherry moon in a cold sky kept skywatchers looking up yesterday (Jan. 20) as the moon...

'First Man,' 'Solo' Get Tech Nominations for 2019 Oscars (Jan 23, 2019 12:22)
No big nominations, but space films "First Man" and "Solo" have a few effects-focused n...

A New Satellite Will (Safely) Drop 'Meteors' Over Hiroshima (Jan 23, 2019 12:21)
There's a new satellite in space, and it was put there to drop "meteors" over the city ...

Rocket Lab to Launch DARPA Satellite in February (Jan 23, 2019 12:19)
Small launch vehicle developer Rocket Lab will launch an experimental satellite for the...

Once Upon a Time on Ryugu: Asteroid Features (and Its Boulders) Get Storybook Names (Jan 23, 2019 12:16)
The Hayabusa-2 team has introduced fanciful new names for the features found at the top...

New 'Star Trek: Year Five' Comic Will Bring the Enterprise's Mission to a Close (Jan 23, 2019 12:12)
A new IDW series will explore the final year of the original Enterprise mission.

On This Day in Space! Jan. 23, 1942: NASA's Glenn Research Center is Founded (Jan 23, 2019 12:00)
On January 23, 1942, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) founded the...

Why Elon Musk Turned to Stainless Steel for SpaceX's Starship Mars Rocket (Jan 23, 2019 11:11)
Elon Musk has opened up about a big design change to SpaceX's interplanetary spaceship.

House Spending Bill Fires Warning Shot at James Webb Space Telescope (Jan 23, 2019 09:55)
A new appropriations bill the House plans to vote on next week would provide $21.5 bill...

Next Steps for the Pentagon's New Space Sensors for Missile Defense (Jan 23, 2019 09:49)
The Missile Defense Agency is evaluating nine proposals for space sensor architectures....

Stratolaunch Abandons Launch Vehicle Program for World's Largest Airplane (Jan 23, 2019 09:19)
Stratolaunch, the company founded by the late billionaire Paul Allen, said Jan. 18 that...

'Star Trek: Discovery' Season 2: Everything You Need to Know (Jan 23, 2019 09:14)
In case you need a refresher on what happened last time, here's what you should know ab...

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