North Texans Bust Out Telescopes For Closer Look At Jupiter And Saturn's Astronomical ConjunctionThe two largest planets in our solar system aligned in a way that hasn’t been seen for centuries.
How And When To See The 'Christmas Star' In North Texas Tonight, Clear Skies ExpectedThose who miss tonight's major conjunction will have to wait until 2080 to witness another 'illusion of angle of view' of Jupiter and Saturn.
New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Allegedly Caught Paying For Sex ActsNew England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution in Palm Beach County.
Jupiter's Moon Count Increases To 79 After New DiscoveryA team of astronomers discovered a dozen new moons circling Jupiter, bringing the planet's number of moons up to 79, the most of any planet. Saturn is next with 61 moons.
Monstrous Cyclones Churning Over Jupiter's PolesMonstrous cyclones are churning over Jupiter's poles, until now a largely unexplored region. NASA's Juno spacecraft spotted the chaotic weather when it began skimming the giant planet's cloud tops.
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Beams First Pictures From JupiterA NASA spacecraft has sent back the first pictures since arriving at Jupiter.
Solar-Powered Spacecraft Enters Jupiter's OrbitThe final leg of a five-year voyage ended Monday when NASA's solar-powered Juno spacecraft fired its main rocket engine and gracefully slipped into orbit around Jupiter, the heftiest planet in the solar system.
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Prepares For Cosmic Date With JupiterNASA's Juno spacecraft fires its rocket engine late Monday to slow itself down from a speed of 150,000 mph (250,000 kph) and slip into orbit around Jupiter.
NASA Spacecraft To Reach Jupiter On July 4A spacecraft from NASA is bound for a Fourth of July encounter with Jupiter in the latest quest to study how the largest planet in the solar system formed and evolved. If all goes as planned, Juno will spend nearly a year circling the planet.
NASA: Solar System's Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of EarthThe largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.
Local Astronomer Captures Jupiter FireballA Dallas astronomer is apparently the only person in the world who caught on video what looks like an explosion on the planet Jupiter this week.