Comet C/2013 UQ4 (Catalina) was originally thought to be an asteroid, but observations by NASA's NEOWISE spacecraft indicate that it's a comet.
Read more (July 23, 2014)
NASA's Spitzer, WISE Find Sun's Close, Cold Neighbor
NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) and Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered what appears to be the coldest "brown dwarf" known.
Read more (April 25, 2014)
The Search for Seeds of Black Holes
How does one grow supermassive black holes? A new study using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) has turned up what might be their seeds.
Read more (March 26, 2014)
NASA's WISE Survey Finds Thousands of New Stars, But No 'Planet X'
NASA's WISE has turned up no evidence of the hypothesized celestial body in our solar system commonly dubbed "Planet X."
Read more (March 07, 2014)