Alien auroras hundreds-of-thousands-times brighter than our own discovered
July 30, 2015, 12:57 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying a brown dwarf 20 light-years from Earth have discovered northern lights with an unprecedented glow.
Land giveaway essay contest in Maine fails to attract enough entries
July 29, 2015, 10:50 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Owner offered 47 acres of wilderness for an essay of 200 words and a contest fee of $100.
Florida family discovers $1M in shipwreck treasure
July 28, 2015, 9:47 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The professional treasure hunters unearthed gold coins and artifacts from a 1715 Spanish shipwreck.
Stephen Hawking's first-ever Reddit AMA now accepting questions
July 27, 2015, 9:46 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Renowned theoretical physicist is ready to discuss everything from artificial intelligence to black holes.
DiCaprio's gala for the environment raises over $40M
July 24, 2015, 11:57 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Second annual fundraiser in France auctions off real estate, jewelry and private concerts.
George Clooney launches Sentry project to follow the money from Africa's wars
July 22, 2015, 2:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New investigative initiative seeks to expose those who both finance and profit from the deadly conflicts unfolding on the continent.