England launches 'cosmic census' to combat light pollution
February 11, 2019, 1:29 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
English star count hopes to engage stargazers and draw attention to the threat of light pollution.
Chinese city plans to launch an 'artificial moon' to replace streetlights
October 18, 2018, 10:18 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The wild plan involves a reflective satellite that would beam down a 'dusk-like glow' within city limits.
Watch storms and stars sail over the Colorado River
March 16, 2018, 12:06 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The latest from the SKYGLOW project looks at the sky from the river level of the Grand Canyon.
The first dark sky reserve in the U.S. is a stargazer's paradise
December 29, 2017, 2:23 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Located in Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains, it's the third largest reserve in the world.
Watch an ocean of dreamy clouds roll through the Grand Canyon
December 17, 2017, 6:49 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The latest from the SKYGLOW project captures the Grand Canyon during a full cloud inversion.
Meet the cecropia moth, the largest moth in North America
June 23, 2017, 4:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
If you think it looks cool, wait till you see its caterpillars.
Mesmerizing time-lapse captures rare cloud phenomenon in Grand Canyon
May 16, 2017, 11:40 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović show us a full cloud inversion at Grand Canyon National Park.
Stunning photo project explores our complex relationship with the night sky
April 21, 2017, 8:21 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Time-lapse artists and filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović use their talents to show the impact of light pollution in North America.
NASA's 'Black Marble' shows Earth's nighttime glow
April 19, 2017, 5:46 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New global map of Earth at night shows the growing impact of light pollution across the globe.
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
The brightest star in the night sky will go dark
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Is there a reason toothpaste has to be in a box?
Golf courses across U.S. step up to save monarch butterflies