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NASA also released a time-lapse video of the comet, 2I/Borisov, hurtling past the sun. The images show a halo of dust surrounding the alien object.
Scientists have captured a view of a colossal black hole violently ripping apart a doomed star. WATCH NOW.
Three rovers, six US flags, dozens of probes that either landed successfully or crashed, tools, cameras and trash: The Moon is dotted with hundreds of objects as a result of space exploration.
Half a century has passed - but the moment Moon pioneer Neil Armstrong took his historic first step on the lunar surface is etched in the memories of those who tuned in.
Jodrell Bank observatory in Cheshire has been named a Unesco World Heritage site. WATCH NOW.
A rare total solar eclipse plunged a vast swath of Latin America's southern cone into darkness, briefly turning day into night and enthralling huge crowds in much of Chile and Argentina.
When Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20, 1969, marketers jumped at the chance to sell products. They are at it again in 2019, at the 50th anniversary of the giant leap for mankind.
Astronomers have confirmed the existence of an exoplanet, nick-named "The Forbidden Planet", using the SAAO's Sutherland High-speed Optical Cameras 1.0m telescope.
NASA has detected the first-ever molecule that formed in the universe, according to a new study published in the journal Nature.
The Moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) published.
Astronomers discover 20 new moons around Saturn, making it the planet with the most number of moons in the solar system.
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Japan's Hayabusa2 probe began descending for its final touchdown on a distant asteroid, hoping to collect samples that could shed light on the evolution of the solar system.
Two large asteroids are expected to make extremely close passes of Earth over the next couple of days.
In July 1969, the world watched as man first set foot on the Moon.
Before life evolved, said Nieber, the landscape on Earth was in fact quite similar to that of Titan today.
A large mass has been discovered beneath the Moon's crater, and it is believed to be metal from asteroid. WATCH NOW.
As Earth grew ever smaller below his spacecraft, Apollo 10 commander Tom Stafford made an unusual request to mission control.
A suspected meteorite lit up the night sky over parts of Northern Australia. Northern Territory Police CCTV captured an object shooting above Tennant Creek just after midnight.
Researchers estimate the Hubble Space Telescope image includes 265,000 galaxies, some of which appear as they existed 13.3 billion years ago.
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