Greenland's ice sheet briefly hosted the world's tallest waterfall
December 10, 2019, 12:26 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying the event say the waterfall measured roughly 1,000 meters tall.
Mysterious ring galaxy continues to puzzle astronomers
December 4, 2019, 1:28 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Hoag's Object, a celestial doughnut that features a galaxy within a galaxy, is a beautiful enigma of the cosmos.
Astronomers discover galaxy with 3 supermassive black holes
December 2, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The unusually close trifecta will likely merge into one giant entity over the next several hundred million years.
Radical coffee cup design takes aim at plastic lids
November 26, 2019, 2:01 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The paper Unocup ditches plastic in a bid to reduce waste and improve ergonomics.
Extraterrestrial sugars discovered in ancient meteorites
November 25, 2019, 9:32 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The find adds a new twist to theories of how life arose on Earth.
Mysterious comet debris may spark 'unicorn meteor storm'
November 20, 2019, 10:42 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
On the evening of Nov. 21, upwards of 400 meteors per hour may light up the night sky.
Japan's historic asteroid space probe is heading back to Earth
November 14, 2019, 3:57 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
After landing rovers and its spacecraft on the surface of asteroid Ryugu, JAXA is returning with a sample.
What we're learning about Arrokoth, formerly known as Ultima Thule
November 13, 2019, 12:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
NASA has released some initial results from the first-ever up-close flyby of a Kuiper Belt space rock.
New variety of 'golden rice' will soon be grown in Bangladesh
Is a vegetarian diet safe for my dog?
Hermit crabs are dying by the millions after swapping their shells for plastic
It's time to revive the Society for the Prevention of Useless Giving
How important is breakfast to weight loss?
Squirrels rely on birds to let them know when it's safe to go out