Scientists locate planet with Earth-like properties

A group of scientists has located a star with similar conditions to Earth some 4 light years away. Meet Proxima B.Reut Hadar, 8/24/2016, 10:38 PM

Scientist duo say they've found solar system's 9th planet

The giant planet orbits the sun at a very great distance, every 15,000 years, they say. There's no visual proof yet.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2016, 8:54 PM

Life on Mars? NASA Finds Flowing Water on Barren Planet

Long, dark streaks appearing seasonally lead scientists to suspect that Mars has more potential for life than originally thought.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2015, 11:11 PM

In Photos: Rare 'Blood Supermoon' Over Sukkot

Stargazing Israelis gathered Monday to watch the rare celestial event, which saw the moon loom large - and red.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2015, 9:32 PM

Sukkot Will Feature 'Blood Supermoon'

The moon on Monday night will be at its closest point to earth and also appear red because of an eclipse.Arutz Sheva staff, 9/24/2015, 11:06 PM

Hawaiian Natives and Astronomers Clash on 'Holy Mountain'

Mauna Kea is tallest mountain in world from base to peak, and home to 'gods' according to natives - will it hold world's best telescope?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2015, 2:08 PM

Technion Researchers Shine Daylight on Moon's Origins

Hagai Perets and fellow researchers have found more evidence that Earth's moon is the result of a gigantic collision early in its history.Gedalyah Reback, 4/16/2015, 7:20 PM

Saudi Cleric: The Sun Revolves Around the Earth

The day the Earth stood still is every day, one Saudi cleric claims - on Galileo's birthday.Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2015, 10:36 AM

Turkish Minister: Muslims Discovered the Earth is Round

Turkish Science Minister claims Muslims 'preceded Galileo' in discovering spherical Earth.Tova Dvorin, 11/30/2014, 1:32 PM

One-of-a-Kind Meteorite Shower Expected Overnight Friday

Stargazers can expect to see up to 200 meteorites per hour, experts say. Find out when here.Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2014, 12:53 PM

Perseid Shower Begins Tonight

Largest Perseid meteor-watching event will take place at Timna Park in the Negev.Gil Ronen, 8/11/2013, 7:33 PM

'Super Moon' Appears 15% Bigger than Usual

Moon is full and at its closest point to Earth tonight, making it appear extra large.Gil Ronen, 6/23/2013, 9:25 PM

‘Star Wars’ Meteor Shower Rains on Israel

Nine thousands Israelis in the Negev witnessed the Perseid meteor shower, hours after Jews recited the prayer “His will orders the stars.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 8/13/2012, 9:09 AM

US Astronomers Find Planet With Two Suns

US astronomers say they have discovered the first recorded planet orbiting two suns, but Kepler-16b is 200 light years away.Gabe Kahn., 9/16/2011, 3:20 PM

Scientists Discover a New Type of Supernova

Israeli scientists team up with colleagues worldwide, discover a third type of supernova.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2010, 9:14 PM