But the end is fast approaching.
The James Webb Space Telescope has an ever-expanding timeline—and projected cost.
The spectacular scope launches in 2019.
It has to do with a surprisingly hazy atmosphere.
Naming new worlds is a confusing mess
And its clouds may be made of gemstones
Don't pack your bags yet
Seeing is believing
It's close, but you won't want to visit.
So close we might even be able to measure its wind speeds, GJ 1132b is a very important exoplanet
And TESS is just getting started.
The right kind of chemistry can lead to some strange sorts of worlds.
The latest addition to the exoplanet freakshow
Giant planet orbits three stars at once
The closest potentially habitable planet has an intriguing interior
You can't see it—but Hubble can.
A sky full of super-Earths
The company's open source AI software is an armchair explorer's dream.
And you thought this summer was hot
Seeking a distant pale blue dot
There's another 1,327 on the waiting list
Three of them may be habitable
Fifty times the size of Jupiter.