Dec 14, 2020
Roughly 15 to 30 feet wide, the object will make its closest approach on Sept. 24.
Sep 22, 2020
An atmospheric light show previously relegated to planets and Jupiter moons is found on comet using data from ESA's Rosetta spacecraft.
Sep 21, 2020
The asteroid, which is being studied by NASA's OSIRIS-REx, shows some surprising activity on its surface, and scientists are beginning to understand what might be causing it.
Sep 9, 2020
An SUV-size space rock flew past our planet over the weekend and was detected by a NASA-funded asteroid survey as it departed.
Aug 18, 2020
As Comet NEOWISE begins to dazzle the evening skies, the public and media can pose their astronomy questions to a panel of experts from NASA, JPL, and the NEOWISE mission.
Jul 14, 2020
Catch the comet in the morning sky until July 11, after which you can find it just after sunset until mid-August.
Jul 8, 2020
Eugene and Carolyn Shoemaker’s love for exploration changed our understanding of the cosmos.
Dec 10, 2019
The spacecraft discovered that asteroid Bennu could be active, consistently discharging particles into space.
Dec 5, 2019
Finding black rocks in the darkness of space isn’t easy, but new methods could help spot them all.
Dec 3, 2019