Farouk El-Baz, a former NASA scientist, said he considers calls to reopen economy despite expected human losses by some businessmen as “disgraceful”.
The supermoon occurs in the northern hemisphere in the winter when the Earth is close to the sun, and as a result, the sun’s gravity pushes the moon closer to the Earth, making it appear larger than usual.
Global talks tasked with neutralising the threat of global warming get underway in Madrid Monday, but their narrow focus on rules and procedures remains out of sync with the world's climate-addled future.
Egypt will not be hit by hurricanes but exposed to tropical depressions, which can be as violent and in-depth as the depression we are currently experiencing.
NASA named a newly discovered asteroid after Farouk El-Baz, the Egyptian space scientist, in recognition of his outstanding scientific contributions.
NASA says "the eclipse will only be visible directly to observers within the path of totality."
Top engineers are racing to design a tunnel boring machine capable of digging underground colonies for the first lunar inhabitants.
Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world and head of space company Blue Origin, announced Thursday his intent to participate in the new race to the Moon.
The US space agency NASA scrapped Monday a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts.
The space agency says it wants astronauts to spend more time on the lunar surface as it looks to send them within the next decade, Sky News reported.
Four billion miles from the sun floats Ultima Thule, an icy celestial body that NASA scientists announced Wednesday is aptly shaped like a giant snowman.
A NASA explorer is believed to have reached the solar system's outermost region early Tuesday morning.
NASA rang in the New Year on Tuesday with a historic flyby of the farthest, and quite possibly the oldest, cosmic body ever explored by humankind.
A NASA explorer is believed to have reached the solar system’s outermost region early Tuesday morning, flying close to a space rock 20 miles long and billions of miles from Earth on a mission to gather clues about the creation of the solar system.
A SpaceX rocket carrying a U.S. military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral
Three astronauts landed back on Earth after a troubled stint on the ISS marred by an air leak and the failure of a rocket set to bring new crew members.
Deadly radiation from the cosmos, potential vision loss, and atrophying bones are just some of the challenges scientists must overcome before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars.
The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) launched and tested a new umbrella-like heat shield.
September 3, 2018 marked the 42nd anniversary of the landing of Viking 2 probe on Mars in 1976.
The monstrous space rock is flying towards the planet at a breakneck speed of more than 20,000mph or nine kilometres per second.