Solar System

The NASA logo is displayed on a camera box near the space shuttle's launchpad in Florida. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Spacecraft Detects Plastic Ingredient On Saturn Moon

NASA found an ingredient of plastic — the first time the chemical has been detected on another world.

09/30/2013

An image produced by the Hubble telescope of the perfectly 'edge-on' galaxy, or NGC 4013. (credit: Courtesy of NASA/Newsmakers)

North Texas Astronomers May Be Watching Birth Of A Planet

Astronomers say they may have spotted a new planet being born. University of North Texas Astronomer Ron Dilulio said the action is happening in an area 335 light years away.

CBSDFW.COM–03/01/2013