Buhl Planetarium & Observatory Tracks Path Of Asteroid Set To Pass By EarthAn asteroid larger than the Empire State Building is going to have a close pass-by with Earth this weekend, but the experts at Buhl Planetarium & Observatory say there is no need for worry.
Something Crashed Into Earth And Helped Wipe Out Mammoths And Other Animals 13,000 Years Ago, Study SaysScientists have found evidence in sediment cores to support a theory that an asteroid or a comet slammed into Earth and helped lead to an extinction of ice age animals and cooling of the globe.
These 3 Black Holes Are Going To Crash Into Each OtherWhen galaxies collide, so do the supermassive black holes at the center of each galaxy.
Asteroid Larger Than Some Of The World's Tallest Buildings Will Zip By EarthOn Saturday, an asteroid will pass by Earth that's larger than some of the tallest buildings on the planet.
Study: Exoplanets Could Have Better Conditions For Life Than EarthEarth seems like the perfect hub for life because it's the only planet known so far to host it.
NASA Satellite Discovers Potentially Habitable Super-EarthAfter completing its first year of observations in the southern sky, NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite has spotted some intriguing new exoplanets only 31 light-years away from Earth.
U.N. Global Warming Report Carries Life-Or-Death WarningA U.N. report says limiting global warming to just under a single degree could mean the difference between life and death for many people and ecosystems.
Japan Successfully Lands Robot Rovers On An Asteroid's SurfaceThe Japanese space agency JAXA said it made history Saturday by successfully landing two unmanned rovers on an asteroid.
Humans Have Already Depleted Earth's Resources For The YearA non-profit research group has some bad news for the rest of 2018. According to their calculations, humans have already used up all of the Earth's renewable resources for the year.
'Quadrillion Tons Of Diamond' May Be Hiding Under The Earth's SurfaceResearchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that a massive amount of diamond may be scattered throughout the planet's cratonic roots.
Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere on June 2 just a few hours after it was discovered racing toward the planet, according to NASA.
'Lost' Asteroid To Pass Close To Earth TodayAn asteroid that was lost by tracking satellites eight years ago has been spotted again as it prepares to make a close pass by the Earth on May 15.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
For Third Straight Time, Earth Sets Hottest Year RecordGovernment scientists say the Earth sizzled to a third straight heat record last year.
Jackpot: Scientists Find Earth-Like Planet At Star Next DoorAfter scanning the vast reaches of the cosmos for Earth-like planets where life might exist, astronomers have found one right next door.