Two Bizarre Brown Dwarfs Found With Citizen Scientists' Help

This artist's concept shows a brown dwarf, a ball of gas not massive enough to power itself the way stars do. Despite their...

NASA's AIRS Monitors Tropical Storm Fay as It Deluges the East Coast

NASA's AIRS instrument captured this image of Tropical Storm Fay around 2 p.m. local time on July 10, 2020, as the storm...

Giant A-68 iceberg three years on

A-68A in open waters.

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Spies Newly Discovered Comet NEOWISE

An unprocessed image from the WISPR instrument on board...

Conditions Ripe for Active Amazon Fire, Atlantic Hurrican Seasons

On August 11, 2019, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured these images of several fires...

Scientists Dive Deep Into Hidden World of Quantum States

Right: Animation of a Van Hove singularity (VHS) shown approximately 1 nanometer below the surface of an...

VERITAS: Exploring the Deep Truths of Venus

An artist's concept of active volcanos on Venus, depicting a subduction zone where the foreground crust...

Comet NEOWISE Sizzles as It Slides by the Sun, Providing a Treat for Observers

Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE appears as a string of fuzzy red dots in this composite of several heat-sensitive infrared...