A Massive Asteroid Shower Hit Earth And The Moon 800 Million Years Ago, Study SaysOver the course of Earth's ancient history, our planet has been blitzed with a variety of foreign objects, some of which may have triggered major events shaping this place we now call home.
Astronomers Find The Closest Black Hole To Earth, 1,000 Light-Years AwayA black hole has been discovered 1,000 light-years from Earth, making it the closest black hole to our solar system ever found.
A Giant Asteroid Flew By Earth Wednesday, Close Enough To See By TelescopeAn asteroid estimated to be 1.2 miles wide flew by Earth early Wednesday morning, close enough to see on a telescope.
New Sky Survey Reveals Hundreds Of Thousands Of GalaxiesThe radio signals of almost 300,000 sources have finally reached Earth, and most of them are previously unknown galaxies from the distant universe.
Humans Have Already Depleted Earth's Resources For The YearA non-profit research group has some bad news for the rest of 2018. According to their calculations, humans have already used up all of the Earth's renewable resources for the year.
'Quadrillion Tons Of Diamond' May Be Hiding Under The Earth's SurfaceResearchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that a massive amount of diamond may be scattered throughout the planet's cratonic roots.
Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere on June 2 just a few hours after it was discovered racing toward the planet, according to NASA.
'Lost' Asteroid To Pass Close To Earth TodayAn asteroid that was lost by tracking satellites eight years ago has been spotted again as it prepares to make a close pass by the Earth on May 15.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
Solar Flare Will Probably Trigger Northern LightsFor the first time in a week, a massive solar flare has sent high speed particles on a collision course with Earth.
Spacecraft To Give Earth First Close-Up Look Of PlutoClosing in on the really far out. If everything goes right, a spacecraft built and controlled in Maryland will come out of hibernation Saturday night.
Baltimore Astronaut Reid Wiseman Returns To Earth After 6 Months In OrbitReid Wiseman returns to earth! The Baltimore County native is back on solid ground after an amazing journey on the International Space Station. Touchdown was at 11 p.m. Sunday, and it was a harrowing return for the astronaut, who was ending a six-month journey in space.
Md. Astronaut Reid Wiseman Back On EarthAfter nearly six months aboard the International Space Station, Baltimore County's own Reid Wiseman is back on Earth.
Biggest And Brightest Supermoon Of The Year To Appear SundayIf the clouds cooperate Sunday evening, a massive full moon will rise over Maryland.
Breathing Easier? Satellites Show The Air Down Here On Earth Is Cleaner Than It Used To BeIt's not just space NASA focuses on. A fleet of satellites also studies the Earth. That vantage point is showing most of us are breathing cleaner air.