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Portions of an overcast sky in southeast Brazil are painted with tiny black dots — and no, it has nothing to do with birds.

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Easter Island discovery: Experts solve ancient monuments mystery

Experts have unlocked more secrets of the mysterious ancient monuments on Easter Island.

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A new paper published by astrophysicists at Villanova University suggests that the planet that orbits Barnard's Star – known as Barnard b – could have the potential for extraterrestrial life if water exists on the planet. That's due to the possibility of geothermal heating, which could create an...

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Last June, an incredibly bright supernova known as "The Cow" ripped across the sky, hovering above the Earth for a number of weeks. While The Cow provided significant excitement for astronomers, who learned it traveled 200 million light-years, new research suggests that it is indeed the witness of...

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The crumbs left over from a supermassive black hole's recent meal have allowed scientists to calculate the monster's rotation rate, and the results are mind-boggling.

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An instrument aboard the International Space Station has helped reveal how black holes release brilliant flares of X-rays, a new study finds.

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Citizen scientists unveiled a distant exoplanet that is believed to be roughly twice the size of Earth and located within its star's habitable zone.

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China’s lunar probe snaps first panoramic pic of the far side of the Moon

China’s Chang’e 4 lunar probe has captured a stunning panoramic picture of the far side of the Moon.

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The magical gaze of 'Mona Lisa' is a myth

It's common knowledge that the woman in Leonardo da Vinci 's most famous painting seems to look back at observers, following them with her eyes no matter where they stand in the room.

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Astronomers have just discovered a galaxy with a supermassive black hole at its core, and it's located over 12.8 billion light-years away from Earth, just a billion years shy of the Big Bang.

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A Neolithic circle of standing stones was recently "discovered" by archaeologists in Scotland.

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Beware of Měnglà: New virus similar to Ebola found in bats in China

A new virus similar to Ebola has been discovered in China, according to reports.

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