Japan's historic asteroid mission makes final touchdown for samples
July 11, 2019, 2:03 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
JAXA has landed rovers and its spacecraft on the surface of asteroid Ryugu.
These electric-blue night clouds are expanding around the globe, says NASA
July 2, 2019, 11:37 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Beautiful phenomenon, relatively new to science, may be growing due to greenhouse gas emissions.
On maiden voyage, Boaty McBoatface identifies significant culprit in rising sea levels
June 18, 2019, 10:46 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Internet's favorite undersea autonomous vehicle reveals how changing wind patterns are affecting water at the bottom of the water column.
NASA spacecraft to map and sample asteroid that's heading our way
June 17, 2019, 11:15 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
As part of its mission to analyze Bennu, OSIRIS-REx has set a new record for closest orbit of a planetary body by a spacecraft.
NASA's 'Mars Helicopter' aces tests ahead of historic flight
June 7, 2019, 1:14 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Autonomous aircraft heralds the beginning of a new era in our exploration of the red planet.
The Voynich Manuscript: What you need to know about the world's most mysterious book
May 15, 2019, 11:53 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Voynich Manuscript, an illustrated codex from Medieval times, is a true head-scratcher.
'Malnourished' black hole breaks all the rules
This woman lives with 9 fluffy Newfoundlands
Website only stocks products that last a lifetime
What does Mercury in retrograde mean?
Scientists have picked up a radio signal from the other side of the universe
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history