Earth Matters

Why the next super telescope matters

Pluto has its own wild blue yonder

Phallus-shaped mushroom can instantly trigger an intense female orgasm

What exactly makes skunks so stinky?

Himalayas home to sneezy monkey, 'walking' fish

Earth gets a surge of new ocean sanctuaries

Clever time-lapse captures rise of supermoon lunar eclipse (with a twist)

How to see the Draconid meteors at their peak

Cheetah cub's best friend is a rescue puppy

19 photos of animals enjoying the nightlife

How to watch NASA's rocket-made glowing clouds

Tiny orphaned possum snuggles back to life