2017 will be worth looking up for and forward too.
NASA's NEOWISE mission has recently discovered some celestial objects traveling through our neighborhood.
2016 was truly out of this world for science.
The entire galaxy essentially acts as an astronomical laser that beams out microwave emission rather than visible light.
After decades of fruitless scanning the skies for alien messages, scientists say it's time to try a basic rule of etiquette: Say "hello" first.
On December 31, 2016, a "leap second" will be added to the world's clocks at 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
The strange signals only last milliseconds, but they generate as much energy as the Sun in an entire day.
Russian scientists have discovered that the proportion of unstable particles in the composition of dark matter in the days immediately following the Big Bang was no more than 2 percent to 5 percent. Their study has been published in Physical...