Space.com Catch a Speeding Star: High-Velocity Milky Way Objects Tracked (Animation) 2017-07-22T07:58:00.000000000-04:00 A new animated video from the European Space Agency shows how the stars in Earth's galaxy have moved over the last million years — and tracks the movement of six special stars that are speeding through the Milky Way. Spock Has a Sister .. No, Really, and the New 'Star Trek: Discovery' Trailer 2017-07-22T07:52:00.000000000-04:00 Among the reveals Saturday at the Star Trek: Discovery panel at San Diego Comic-Con is that lead character Micheal Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) is the biological daughter of Spock's mother Amanda , and Spock's father Sarek is her surrogate father. Buzz Aldrin and George Clooney Talk Apollo 11 Moonshot in Omega's 'Starmen' 2017-07-22T07:39:00.000000000-04:00 On the heels of Moon Day watchmaker Omega has produced a short documentary called "Starmen,"featuring one of the first men on the moon, Buzz Aldrin, and actor George Clooney. It's worth a watch, with or without popcorn! Today in Space! July 22, 1972: Venera 8 Lands on Venus 2017-07-22T07:31:00.000000000-04:00 Find out what happened on July 22, 1972, when the Soviet Union's Venera 8 probe became the second spacecraft to successfully execute a soft landing on the planet's surface. Space-Grown Crystals Could Counteract Toxic Nerve Poisons 2017-07-22T07:30:00.000000000-04:00 Enzyme crystals growing in the microgravity of the International Space Station will help scientists develop improved antidotes for toxic nerve agents. Final New Moon Sunday Starts the Countdown to the Great American Eclipse 2017-07-22T07:23:00.000000000-04:00 The total solar eclipse is coming across the United States on Aug. 21; early Sunday morning (July 23) marks the first new moon before the dramatic event. 2017 Solar Eclipse Science Will Star Planes, Radio Waves and Citizen Help 2017-07-22T07:16:00.000000000-04:00 With the 2017 total solar eclipse only one month away, scientists from several science organizations highlighted how studying the sun during an eclipse will help improve understanding of the behavior of Earth's closest stellar neighbor. The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week! 2017-07-22T07:00:00.000000000-04:00 Here are our picks for the most amazing space photos of the week. Syfy's 'Krypton' Has a Time Travel DC Twist ... and Adam Strange & Brainiac 2017-07-22T05:24:00.000000000-04:00 More information - and more twists - have been revealed at Comic-Con about Syfy's "Krypton." 'Stargate' Franchise Is Coming Back with 'Stargate Origins' 2017-07-22T01:04:00.000000000-04:00 The Stargate science fiction franchise is getting a revival this fall with "Stargate Origins," a new TV series that will serve as a prequel to the existing Stargate universe, which made its TV debut 20 years ago.