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Oct 6, 2015 01:42 PM ET
Haven't we heard this one before? The one about "water on Mars"? DNews breaks out what's new about the latest Mars-water discovery compared to earlier findings.
Oct 2, 2015 01:00 PM ET
Our little lunar buddy in the sky is showing signs of compression brought about by Earth's gravity.
Sep 28, 2015 04:45 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
For the last time until 2033, a 'supermoon' and lunar eclipse coincided, causing our planet to collectively look up in awe.
Sep 18, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Mike Wall,
This month's highly anticipated 'supermoon eclipse' may be a magical treat for skywatchers, but there's nothing supernatural about the event.
Sep 17, 2015 04:30 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Chile plays host to some of the most advanced observatories on the planet, but being located in a region where the skies are astronomically pristine can come at a price.
Sep 15, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell,
New research shows that the planet completes a rotation on its axis roughly 9 seconds faster than scientists previously thought.
Sep 9, 2015 02:45 PM ET // Joe Rao, Skywatching Columnist
On Thursday morning (Sept. 10) skywatchers can glimpse the moon, Venus and Mars in a stunning celestial display.
Sep 4, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Joe Rao, Skywatching Columnist
If you live in the eastern-third of the United States or southeast Canada and your local skies are clear on tonight (Sept. 4), take a good close look at the rising moon, which has a celestial date with a star this evening.
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