Like the icebergs that float in Earth's Arctic Ocean, it seems Pluto has water ice 'hills' that float atop an ocean of frozen nitrogen.
China is moving forward with plans to land a probe on the far side of the moon, state news agency Xinhua reports.
A network of small, ground-based telescopes hunting the night-time skies for transient supernovas fished out a whopper -- a one-of-a-kind cosmic explosion that at its peak blasted out more light than 50 times all the stars in the Milky Way galaxy.
Is this a mystery for Mulder and Scully? Probably not, but it demonstrates how surprisingly dynamic Pluto's icy surface really is.
Although a mysterious cloud of gas was supposed to get eaten by the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy, its survival has revealed some interesting features surrounding the gravitational behemoth.
As the Arctic descends into 24 hour darkness, a strange iridescent phenomena popped up over a Norwegian town.
It appears that the cosmos plays host to 'blood-sucking' stars that feed off other stars, rejuvenating their appearance.
Somewhere out there in the darkest depths of our universe, something is generating mysterious eruptions of energy that are being detected as fast radio bursts -- and astronomers are close to working out what they are.
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