Icy conditions late Wednesday night into Thursday afternoon
Rises at 6:53 AM with 9:48 of sunlight, then sets at 4:41 PM
Rises at 2:02 PM with 14:56 of moolight, then sets at 4:58 AM
From a quiet perch above a huge and threatening storm is a hauntingly beautiful view.
The launch of NASA's newest Earth-gazing satellite will have to wait another day due to high winds that made launch too risky Thursday (Jan. 29).
Earth is a unique, life-supporting world, but new research shows that the "recipe" for Earth might also apply to terrestrial exoplanets orbiting distant stars.
The magnetic fields of planetary building blocks lasted for a surprisingly long time in the solar system's early days, a new study suggests.
Though the galaxy is over 2 million light-years away, the Hubble telescope is powerful enough to resolve individual stars in a 61,000-light-year-long stretch of the galaxy's pancake-shaped disk.