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Oct 2, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
The Milky Way may be home to some 3,000 extraterrestrial civilizations but the vast distances between our galactic cousins will make contact extremely rare, a new study concludes.
Sep 9, 2014 08:37 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Moonlets in Saturn's F-ring are being created and destroyed at an astonishing rate by the gas giant's tidal chaos. Continue reading →
Aug 8, 2014 01:06 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Nature sure has a knack for interrupting astronomy. Continue reading →
May 28, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Could ET be chatting with colleagues or robots on sister planets in its solar system? Maybe so, say scientists who last year launched a new type of Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, or SETI, project to eavesdrop on aliens.
May 23, 2014 12:27 PM ET // Irene Klotz
During this week's House Science and Technology Committee hearing U.S. Rep. Chris Collins, a New York Republican, put the question of UFOs to a special panel of SETI scientists. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2013 04:22 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have found another moon circling Neptune, one that Voyager 2 missed during its 1989 flyby of the giant world. Continue reading →
Jul 2, 2013 01:42 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Congratulations Pluto! We've named your cute little bundles of rock after deities of the Underworld! Continue reading →