The research projects are aimed at giving forecasters more tools for improving storm forecasts. The peak of the hurricane season is between now and the end of October.
A new study has found that spacequakes – tremors in the Earth's magnetosphere caused by plasma ejected from the sun – tend to pack a punch.
Halley's Comet and other named comets may have formed around other stars in the galaxy, but were snatched into orbit around the sun back when it was packed with hundreds of other stars.
When galaxies merge, some black holes will suddenly emit 10 billion times the energy of the sun. Using data from NASA's Swift satellite, scientists now know why this happens.
Forget blizzards here on Earth. A Saturn storm is so large and fierce that even amateur astronomers from Earth can watch it.
New NASA calculations suggest that solar wind blowing across the moon's surface may electrically charge polar craters.
Today's green news: reading about edible clothing, your dog's eco-pawprint, a green plane, and lightning's effect on the environment.
Astronauts made all the needed repairs, giving the telescope five to 10 more years of life.
Astronauts make a giant leap toward repairing the telescope in the first of five spacewalks.
With custom-made tools and a rescue plan, the seven-member crew of the Atlantis aim to upgrade the iconic telescope.