A newly discovered Earth-size planet that could sustain life is poised to become Earth's closest stellar neighbor in a cosmic "blink of the eye."
NASA is seeking a nickname for a tiny, icy world on the edge of the solar system that's the next destination for New Horizons, the spacecraft that surveyed Pluto.
It's time for another meteor shower! Watch little bits of Halley's Comet streak by during the Orionid shower this weekend.
It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.
The Harvest Moon is the first full moon that is closest to the autumnal equinox, but this year's moon will be a little later than usual.
President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill that adds exploration of Mars as a NASA goal.
A full moon and comet share double billing in a special night sky show this weekend.
This is an astronomy story that comes up only once in a blue moon, like on Friday. Maybe.
The Cape Fear Museum offers fun and education program every Saturday in the Learning Center. This month children can learn about astronomy.
The universe is still a vast mystery to us. A mystery most people just enjoy taking in.
That's why over 700 people lined up at Airlie Gardens Friday night to do some star gazing. Star Parties around the state kicked off North Carolina's Science Festival. The goal is to get people more interested in science.