Hurricane Florence caused huge problems with pollution and runoff in rivers, which these stark NASA images reveal.
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The clouds' rippling and flow reflect the movement of air in the upper atmosphere resulting from a phenomenon called atmospheric gravity waves.
There are plenty of challenges to putting people on Mars, whether you look at the rocket, the astronaut or the planet itself.
Hurricane Florence, the vast storm meteorologists and astronauts alike have been tracking, made landfall this morning (Sept. 14) near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.
A giant ring of black holes has been discovered 300 million light-years away, offering new clues about what happens when galaxies collide.
We live our whole lives wandering from one cloud of dust to the next. A new NASA image lets you see that for yourself.
NASA's latest images of the world from space reveal just how much of planet Earth is straight-up burning right now.
Curiosity photographed an odd, flat object that mission team members initially thought might have fallen off the car-size robot. But the "debris" turned out to be a Red Planet rock.
The Mendocino Complex Fire, the largest blaze in California's history, releases clouds of smoke in new photos from NASA, and fires blazing over Canada are visible from a million miles away in space.
The launch of NASA's $1.5 billion Parker Solar Probe atop a Delta IV Heavy rocket was spectacular. Here's what it was like to see it in person.
NASA's spectacular Parker Solar Probe launch to the sun today (Aug. 12) has scientists over the moon. Here's why they're so thrilled.
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have taken dramatic new photos of the fires that are blackening huge swaths of the Golden State and throwing off smoke that billows far to the east.
The video, captured during the testing phase of NASA's new satellite for finding exoplanets, shows a bright white comet drifting past black, jiggling stars.
Four scientists made the case Aug. 1 to a panel of senators that they should fund NASA's search for life beyond Earth.
A special device aboard the International Space Station has produced Bose-Einstein condensates in space for the first time ever.