How Juno unmasked Jupiter

NASA’s plucky probe has brought us unprecedented views of the solar system’s biggest planet, from its enigmatic aurorae to its dramatic storms.

Catch Pluto this summer

Planet or not, Pluto is a worthy target.

Scopes for city dwellers

Don’t let bright lights prevent you from exploring cosmic sights.

The strange case of the eyeball planets

These tidally locked worlds could be the key to finding life in the universe — if they exist.

Capturing the Moon in high res

The digital revolution has enabled amateur astronomers to take crisp, clear images that would have been the envy of professionals just a few decades ago.

The star that changed the cosmos

An astroimager follows in Edwin Hubble’s footsteps to prove the utter vastness of our universe using a single star.