China's 'artificial sun' was briefly the hottest spot in our solar system
November 16, 2018, 9:18 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The nuclear fusion machine surpassed 100 million degrees Celsius.
Supermarket's rejected 'Rang-tan' holiday ad becomes viral sensation
November 15, 2018, 8:26 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The spot, meant to highlight the environmental costs of palm oil, has touched the hearts of millions.
Comet's historic flyby may be visible for the holidays
November 9, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Should 46P Wirtanen meet expectations, it could be the brightest comet we'll see for quite some time.
These 4 landing sites may host the next Mars rover
November 7, 2018, 8:24 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
NASA is extremely close to choosing the critical location for its next robotic mission to the red planet.
BepiColombo spacecraft to probe the secrets of Mercury
November 3, 2018, 8:20 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
It's time we knew more about this misunderstood terrestrial world.
Otherworldly light pillars captured over Whitefish Bay
November 2, 2018, 8:22 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
This dazzling optical phenomenon is cause by light interacting with ice crystals in the atmosphere.
The Kepler Space Telescope is dead. Long live Kepler!
October 31, 2018, 11:37 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
After nearly a decade of searching the Milky Way for Earth-size exoplanets, the space telescope has finally run out of fuel.