NASA announces discovery of 7 Earth-sized alien worlds
February 22, 2017, 2:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Located 39 light-years away, these planets offer a 'giant leap forward' in the search for alien life.
Pluto's planetary purgatory may soon come to an end
February 22, 2017, 7:12 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
NASA scientists want to redefine what it means to be a planet in our solar system.
Mysterious pulsar is 1,000 times brighter than previously thought possible
February 21, 2017, 11:22 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It's by far the brightest pulsar ever found in the universe.
Thought-provoking 'Love Song' is a call to action on climate
February 21, 2017, 11:49 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A poem provides the framework for Climate Coalition’s hopeful message.
Scientists revive 50,000-year-old life found trapped in giant cave crystals
February 20, 2017, 10:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Strange organisms have radically different genetics than their nearest known relatives.
Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
It will take 40 years before dolphins recover from Deepwater Horizon spill
February 18, 2017, 9:22 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The health effects of the disaster will continue to be felt by dolphins for generations.