NASA's Kepler spacecraft probably won't bounce back completely from the malfunction that stalled its planet-hunting efforts two months ago, mission officials say. Full story
Venus, Jupiter and Mercury were all visible in a near-perfect triangle Monday evening after sunset. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Google and Time magazine have stitched together satellite images collected by NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey, showcasing developments in our planet’s landscape via time-lapse. NBC’s Rehema Ellis reports.
The space agency says it needs more money to protect the planet by identifying near-Earth objects that could pose a threat. NBC’s Stephanie Gosk reports.
With recent reports about the spike in carbon emissions last year and news this week that the planet is now warmer than it's been in 4000 years, Chris Hayes notes that people across the political spectrum are noticing that climate change is here and real.
The Nation’s Ari Berman, NBC latino contributor Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education’s Mike Weilbacher, and the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education’s Peggy Shepard talk about the largest contemporary dangers facing our planet and the ethical issues o
Feast your eyes on a beautiful dying star, pictures from China's latest space shot, and other cosmic highlights from June 2013.
A naked cyclist shows graffiti on his back that reads "Look after the planet, ride a bike" during the World Naked Bike Ride in Mexico City June 8, 2013. The ride aimed to promote a body-positive culture and encourage cycling as a greener mode of transportation. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido (MEXICO - Tags:
Three bright planets form a triangle in the western evening twilight sky Saturday May 26, 2013. The planets Jupiter, left, Venus, lower right and Mercury are shown over Stedman, N.C. at 9:18 PM EDT. The grouping continues during the coming days with Jupiter appearing to pass very close to Venus Moin
ATTENTION EDITORS - REUTERS PICTURE HIGHLIGHT TRANSMITTED BY 0600 GMT ON MAY 27, 2013NYK04A triple conjunction of the planets Venus, Jupiter and Mercury is seen in the sky over the Statue of Liberty in New York REUTERS/Gary HershornREUTERS NEWS PICTURES HAS NOW MADE IT EASIER TO FIND THE BEST