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Apr 28, 2016 08:03 AM ET // Tariq Malik, Space.com
How did these odd scars form on the icy world?
Apr 27, 2016 04:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Learn more about the strange new class of planets that wander alone in the galaxy.
Apr 27, 2016 01:55 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In a series of images that look as if they've been pulled from a science fiction movie, four powerful lasers blast from the dome of the Very Large Telescope at the ESO's Paranal Observatory in Chile.
Apr 22, 2016 11:52 AM ET // FoxNews.com/Science
The 'pink moon' is named after flowers, but the moon, itself, will appear to be smaller than usual because it is at its furthest point from the Earth.
Apr 15, 2016 10:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
In his final DNews segment, President Obama will highlight Henrietta Swan Leavitt, whose insights helped devise a cosmic yardstick for measuring the universe.
Apr 11, 2016 04:58 AM ET
For a long time, scientists have operated on the idea that new planets form around young stars. But it turns out that dying stars may also be able to make baby planets.
Apr 3, 2016 03:59 PM ET // Nina Sen, Space.com Contributor
The image shows the Coal Sack, the Southern Cross, Eta Carinae and various young star clusters as well as the Milky Way.
Mar 28, 2016 08:57 AM ET // AFP
The device briefly made contact with ground crews but has since disappeared.
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