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JWST's observations of the exoplanet LHS 475 b have demonstrated the space telescope's abilities in the realm of rocky exoplanet research.
Seeing more with infrared cameras, radar telescopes, and good old-fashioned artistic instincts.
This year has been great for space exploration. With your support, we’ll make sure the future is even better.
Celebrate the December solstice, be thankful you’re not on Triton, and say goodbye to the InSight Mars lander.
A closer look at the science JWST has already done at Neptune, and what's coming next.
This week we have images snapped the old-fashioned and cutting-edge ways, creative ways of thinking about exploration, and artwork that expresses the beauty of it all.
After nearly two decades of consideration, NASA made a formal commitment to NEO Surveyor, an asteroid-hunting space telescope.
With JWST up and running, it’s one of our best Year in Pictures issues yet.
Celebrating 50 years of Apollo 17, the last crewed mission to the Moon.
NASA's chief of exploration mission planning Nujoud Merancy walks us through a picture from the Orion spacecraft.
The Cosmos has so many gifts to give us, from awe-inspiring images to fascinating discoveries. We’ve got our own set of gifts to recommend too.
Stunning views of Europa and the Eagle Nebula headline our roundup of space images released last month.
An especially spooky Halloween edition of The Downlink.
New stars are being born, new missions are being conceived, and new discoveries are being made all the time.
The future is looking brighter thanks to a proven asteroid deflection technique and an array of visionary ideas for space exploration innovation.
NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will soon give us valuable data on the dozens of distant objects found beyond the orbit of Neptune in a region known as the Kuiper belt.
New views of Europa, favorite sights from JWST, looking at the Cosmos from the air, and other ways to visually soak up our Universe.
Celebrate DART’s successful self-destruction and behold the jewels of the Cosmos.
JWST captures more astonishing images and insights, and DART gets ready for impact.
A new solar telescope takes center stage, new stars collect mass, and musicians sonify space imagery.