A NASA-led team has found evidence that the oversized planet is wrapped in a smothering stratosphere loaded with carbon monoxide and devoid of water. The findings come from a new analysis of observations made by the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes.
nasajunocam: Jupiter in infrared light, as seen by NASA’s InfraRed Telescope Facility (IRTF). The observations were obtained in support of NASA’s Juno mission by a team headed by Juno scientist Glenn Orton.
The discovery of seven Earth-sized planets in the system have lit a new fire in the search for life. This is the resource page for all images, videos, and interactive media from the NASA news conference.
NASA's Kepler mission has discovered a world where two suns set over the horizon instead of just one. The planet, called is not thought to be habitable. It is a cold world, with a gaseous surface, and it circles two stars, just like "Star Wars" Tatooine.
On Feb. astronomers announced that the ultra-cool dwarf star, hosts a total of seven Earth-size planets that are likely rocky, a discovery made by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope in combination with ground-based .