Using the Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array in northern Chile, an international team of astronomers found the spiral structure never seen before.
The unmanned Dragon spacecraft was captured by station astronauts using a robotic arm after an apparently flawless approach by the cargo-laden space capsule.
Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian skydiver, has delayed his Red Bull Stratos jump until later this afternoon. Baumgartner plans to leap from a balloon stationed 23 feet above the New Mexico desert.
Curiosity scooped its first Mars sample using its robotic arm Sunday (Oct. 7) and used onboard cameras to snap photos of the event.
The Falcon 9 is designed to withstand such an engine loss and still complete its mission, SpaceX officials said.
The discovery offers scientists a unique chance within the decade to test Einstein's theory of relativity in an extreme environment.
The 13th annual World Space Week runs from Oct. 4 through Oct. 10 — both key dates in the history of space exploration.
Black holes are the densest objects in the universe, with the largest ones, found at the centers of galaxies, containing millions to billions times more mass than the sun.
Temperatures have climbed above freezing during more than half of the Martian days, or sols, since REMS was turned on, scientists said.
Titan, the largest of the more than 60 natural satellites of Saturn, is covered in seas, lakes and rivers of methane, and hosts a thick atmosphere, making it one of the most Earth-like bodies in the solar system.