Astronomers Find Planets In Another Galaxy For The First TimeUsing a new method of stargazing, called gravitational microlensing, scientists were able to find as many as 2,000 distant worlds in a galaxy 3.8 billion light-years away.
Astronomers Discover 7 Earth-Like Planets Orbiting Nearby StarAstronomers have found at least seven Earth-like planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study.
Sun - By Kid's DiscoverSun might technically be a science app for children, but even adults could end up learning a few new things about our nearest star.
Slooh AppNot all of us can afford our own deep space camera, but Slooh lets you borrow one for a bit - actually rotating the cameras to focus on stars and planets.
NASA Visualization ExplorerOdds are you won't get to explore the stars yourself – or even have access to all of NASA's tools. The Visualization Explorer app is the next best thing.
Venus In TransitVenus is in transit, which means it will pass between the Earth and the sun.
The Night Sky AppStargazing goes high tech with the Night Sky app - an educational app that makes astronomy accessible to pretty much anyone.
Researchers Discover 3 Potential Earth-Like PlanetsThe discovery of new planets continues as the Kepler Mission reports back from space.