Astronomers have detected the largest black hole yet-- an ancient behemoth which contains a staggering mass estimated to contain 12 billion times that of our sun.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including an article about time travel and the 'grandfather paradox.'
New detailed images of the dwarf planet Ceres have been taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft as it approaches the icy world.
Mysterious plumes on Mars extending 150 miles into the atmosphere have baffled scientists.
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captured an immense filament of solar material snaking across the surface of the sun, giving it the appearance of a large sad face.
A photo taken by the Hubble Space Telescope seems to depict a happy face floating in space.
Despite the deluge of snow which has pounded parts of the United States this winter, studies suggest that the season is actually getting progressively warmer each year due to CO2 emissions in the atmosphere.
A rare 3-moon transit across Jupiter was recently captured by the Hubble Telescope. The Galilean moons, Io, Callisto, and Europa, and their shadows were seen moving across.
The European Space Agency has released a sequence of 19 images that track the Philae lander's historic seven-hour journey as it descended 14 miles to the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including his I-Team update on the Paul Fronczak mystery.
Comet Lovejoy, with its distinct green glow, has been amazing astronomers, both amateur and professional, with its visibility this January.
A spectacular new image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows the scar of an enormous impact crater on the Red Planet's Elysium Planitia volcanic region. Astronomers estimate it was formed between February 2012 and June 2014.
NASA/JPL-Caltech has created a set of retro-styled travel posters for three exoplanets discovered by the Kepler Mission.
The Kepler space telescope has reached a milestone, with the number of discovered alien planets surpassing 1,000!
715 newly discovered alien worlds were announced this year, including the first Earth-sized planet, which might support life.
Following two years of technical upgrades, CERN's Large Hadron Collider is scheduled to resume operation in early 2015.
Although Mars remains the prime target for future manned space exploration, NASA scientists have put forward an innovative idea which may allow humans to more easily venture to Venus instead.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including an article about a new billion dollar surveillance blimp.
The sun unleashed a massive solar flare late on Friday, causing a radio blackout for certain parts of the Earth.
Impeded by a malfunction back in May 2013, NASA's Kepler spacecraft (pictured in illustration) is once again finding alien planets.
According to new studies, 300 ft. tall dunes on Saturn's moon Titan are formed by short, powerful bursts of wind, in contrast to how sand dunes form over time on Earth.
Researchers in South Africa say the Golden Ratio, a mathematical constant of 1.618 which can be seen in spiral shapes throughout nature, may govern space-time itself.
After two years of wrangling over its $1.3 billion dollar cost, construction on the world's largest telescope has been allowed to commence.
DNA testing has confirmed that a skeleton found under a UK parking lot is indeed that of the medieval king, Richard III.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including articles about ripples in space-time, and Area 51 'burial grounds.'
This Friday, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first exploration of Mars, nearly 90,000 messages will be beamed to the Red Planet.
Jupiter's moon Europa appears in a breathtaking new light via a digitally remastered image released by NASA.
Black holes are among the strangest objects in the universe and now a European research team has discovered something even more peculiar about them. Observations made by the Very Large Telescope in Chile reveal that black holes are aligned with each other...
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including an article about a Roswell UFO researcher who claims to have a picture of aliens.