NASA’s Kepler spacecraft is back in commission, and has spotted its first exoplanet since nearly succumbing to a pointing malfunction.
New research reveals that Alpha Centauri B, the closest star system to our own, has significant potential for harboring photosynthetic alien life.
The world's largest and most powerful infrared telescope, the EELT, will be equipped with lasers to hunt for Earth-sized planets and alien life.
The HARPS telescope spots three planets in a star cluster that contains a star nearly identical to our sun.
You want more pictures of exoplanets? As of right now, the Gemini Planet Imager is gonna make it happen.
If you thought global warming was the extent of life's ability to change up our world, a new study has some serious news for you.
Using the Hubble telescope, scientists determine that two planets in the Milky Way galaxy are covered entirely with clouds.
While studying a failed binary star system, astronomers discover what could be the closest exoplanet to us.
University of Notre Dame scientists believe they’ve discovered the first moon outside of our solar system.
Astrophysicists discover solar system with seven exoplanets orbiting a star in a similar configuration to our own.