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Earth’s air supply may reach nearly 400,000 miles into space — so far that the moon constantly flies through it
Our planet's gases reach so far into space that they envelope the moon. The discovery could help astronomers refine deep-space observation data.
Elon Musk says SpaceX is developing a ‘bleeding’ heavy-metal rocket ship. Making it work may be 100 times as hard as NASA’s most dif...
SpaceX is building a steel launch system called Starship for the moon and Mars, but some aerospace experts say Elon Musk's new design won't be easy.
The total lunar eclipse would look stunning from the moon — Earth’s sunrise and sunset will connect in a ring of fire
The longest total lunar eclipse or blood moon in a century will happen overnight on July 27. From the moon, Earth will look like it's surrounded by a ring of fire, with its sunset and sunrise connected in a loop. A NASA animation shows what Earth's glowing red ring might look like.
A study details how our deep-fried diets could change the atmosphere. Fatty acid molecules make up about 10% of the fine particulates in the air over London.
A stunning new visualization made by NASA Goddard shows how smoke, sea salt, and dust moved through the atmosphere during the 2017 hurricane season.
The "Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility" is a spot where NASA and other space agencies send satellites, laboratories, telescopes, and spaceships to die.
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Pods of radioactive plutonium fuel will be the last bits of NASA's Cassini probe to burn up in the planet's atmosphere on September 15.
Venus is hiding something very, very big: a cloud-top anomaly that lasts for a day or two or maybe three, then mysteriously vanishes.
Earth’s atmosphere now has carbon dioxide levels unseen for 15 million years, and we might be past the point of no return
Earth's atmosphere just crossed a major greenhouse-gas threshold and now has levels of carbon dioxide not seen for 15 million years.