Skip to content
Origin and evolution of life
Meteorites, Comets and Asteroids
Outer solar system
Moon to Mars
Robotics & A.I
Image of the Day
Where Medical Technology and Astrophysics Meet
Jun 25, 2018
At the University of Bern, astrophysicists teamed up with medical technology researchers to develop a new method to analyse spectra of atmospheres of planets beyond our solar system.
Hubble observes pitch black planet
Sep 14, 2017
Astronomers have discovered that the well-studied exoplanet WASP-12b reflects almost no light, making it appear essentially pitch black.
Hubble Finds Three Surprisingly Dry Exoplanets
Jul 26, 2014
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have gone looking for water vapor in the atmospheres of three planets orbiting stars similar to the sun -- and have come up nearly dry.