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.
Astronomers discover black hole that wobbles, puffs and pulls on spacetime
May 1, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The extraordinary discovery confirms yet another piece of Einstein's theory of general relativity.
Auroras are a real drag on satellites, study finds
April 30, 2019, 8:17 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying these these dazzling light shows say high-altitude versions can act as detrimental 'speed bumps' for orbiting satellites.
Why corals are always surrounded by a halo of sand
April 26, 2019, 1:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists believe they're one step closer to figuring out the forces behind these unusual formations.
Meet 'Steve,' a strange ribbon of light that appears in the night sky
April 26, 2019, 12:27 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The colorful glow may resemble an aurora, but Steve is in a class of his own.
Why one of the world's largest emperor penguin colonies is collapsing
April 25, 2019, 12:03 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Sea-ice changes at the Halley Bay colony has caused a once massive breeding site to all but disappear, say scientists.
Are SpaceX's dreams of sending humans to space on hold?
April 22, 2019, 5:08 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The private space race to send humans to the ISS and beyond is about to enter a new nail-biting phase.
England's 'cosmic census' reveals scale of light pollution
April 18, 2019, 11:14 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
English star count draws attention to the threat of light pollution.
After the fire, the fate of Notre Dame's relics comes into view
April 16, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
While many of the cathedral's precious centuries-old relics were saved from the flames, the fate of some remains unknown.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
The lost towns under Lake Murray
9 of the world's largest dog breeds