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New science from Jupiter

When the Juno spacecraft recently flew over the poles of Jupiter, researchers were astonished. This 5-minute video from NASA explores the latest discoveries.

Hear the Milky Way Blues

Listen to the sound of our galaxy rotating. The variation of musical pitches portrays the motion of gas as it orbits around the center of our galaxy.

Tangled up in blue

NASA’s SDO captured the sun’s only visible active region putting on a fine display.

Ample warning for supervolcanos?

Yellowstone’s supervolcano won’t erupt anytime soon. Neither will other similar systems around the world. A new study says we’ll see many warning signs before a supervolcano erupts.

Watch SpaceX Dragon depart from ISS May 2

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft is set to depart the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday, May 2. NASA TV will provide live coverage of Dragon’s departure starting at 10 a.m. EDT (14:00 UTC).

Fireball over Dry Tortugas

A Lyrid meteor over Florida’s Dry Tortugas National Park.

Unseen siblings for Milky Way’s supermassive black hole?

Our Milky Way galaxy is known to have a supermassive black hole at its heart. Could more supermassive black holes be lurking unseen at our galaxy’s outskirts?

Record microplastic found in Arctic sea ice

New research shows that even the Arctic Ocean isn’t immune to an influx of plastic.

Judge’s Shack

The Milky Way rising over the historic Judge’s Shack in Island Beach State Park in New Jersey.

Giant ichthyosaur one of largest animals ever

The new discovery of a jaw bone suggests that this prehistoric aquatic reptile would have been about the size of a blue whale.