Rotation can have a big influence on a planet's habitability. These animations show how each planet in the solar system moves to its own distinct rhythm.
The commercial space economy has been exploring new heights with innovative products and services that aim to improve life on Earth, and beyond.
In our every day lives, light is instantaneous - but in the context of our solar system and beyond, light is surprisingly slow.
This data visualization depicts every meteorite that was observed hitting the Earth over a 100-year period, between 1913-2012.
This striking map depicts all the stars and celestial bodies that are visible in the night sky, all on one giant backdrop.
For centuries, humankind has looked at Mars from afar. In the past 75 years, space exploration has made it possible to create a map of Mars...
This interactive data visualization illustrates how the different planetary objects in our solar system compare based on their individual masses.
Massive advancements in gene editing, space travel, and quantum theory highlight the list of the top scientific breakthroughs of 2017.
This infographic highlights some of the major problems we'd need to solve to make other planets like Mars more hospitable to human life.
There are already 1,500 satellites in orbit, but the Earth's exosphere could become even more crowded. Here's what satellites do, and what is on the horizon.