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.
REI wants you to do more than #OptOutside on Black Friday
October 24, 2019, 1:35 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
REI is leading the way, but other major brands are following their example.