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.
New Dwarf Planet Discovered By U-M AstronomersAstronomers at the University of Michigan and their colleagues on the Dark Energy Survey have discovered a new dwarf planet.
Look Up! The Brightest Planets In The June Sky Vie For Your AttentionOn the brightness scale, Venus ranks top as the brightest planet and trails only the sun and the moon as brightest sky object.
WSU Telescopes Hone In On Venus Passing The SunA rare sighting of the planet Venus passing the sun Tuesday evening.