Space

Stephen Hawking's prediction confirmed, thanks to lab-created black hole

Scientists in Israel combined gravity with quantum physics in groundbreaking experiment.

Harvard professor discovers new way to hunt for alien spaceships

Alien hunter Avi Loeb found what appears to be an interstellar object using a new detection method.

Israeli ship arrives at moon, but fails to nail landing

Israel became the seventh country to enter the moon's orbit during the first privately funded mission to the moon.

Watch live now: Israel's spaceship Beresheet fails to land on the moon

The privately funded SpaceIL ship got close to the lunar surface but could not land.

5 things you need to know about the Israeli moon landing

From how to watch, to the purpose of the mission, we've got you covered.

100 years in the making: Photograph of Einstein's black hole revealed today

Physicists called the news 'groundbreaking' and 'a mic drop for Einstein’s theory of general relativity.'

Israelis more than a little excited for historic moon landing on Thursday

Children will be staying up past their bedtime as watch parties are planned across the country.

Israeli spaceship enters moon's orbit, landing scheduled for April 11

The successful final maneuver of SpaceIL's Beresheet makes Israel poised to become the fourth country to ever land on the moon.

Israel's historic moon landing this month inspired by Einstein

The scientists behind the mission reveal why the world-famous physicist is their muse.

Space race: Could India's fast-moving ship get to the moon before Israel does?

Both spacecrafts are expected to make a lunar landing in mid-April. But which one will get there first?

Israeli moon mission marks halfway point with eye toward historic landing

With all hiccups and milestones cleared, Beresheet is right on schedule for a mid-April landing on the moon.

Astronauts to simulate life on Mars in southern Israel biodome

The 11-day mission is the latest to take advantage of the D-Mars project biodome.

Will Israel's spaceship blow away Buzz Aldrin's footprint on the moon?

The Beresheet spacecraft is set to land in the Sea of Tranquility, in the general vicinity of the Apollo 11 landmarks.

History-making Israeli spaceship just hitched a ride to the moon on SpaceX

The country held watch parties from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as SpaceIL's Beresheet ship took flight from Cape Canaveral.

Watch Israel's historic moon launch live

The Beresheet ship will be hitching a ride with the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket this Thursday.