The science behind California's earthquake swarms
January 3, 2017, 11:47 a.m. by Eli MacKinnon, Life's Little Mysteries
More than 250 earthquakes have struck the state's Southern border since New Year's Eve, and it's not the first time this has happened.
What to expect from the Leonid meteor shower
November 17, 2016, 11:11 a.m. by Joe Rao, SPACE.com
The low-key Leonids can still offer up some thrills to dedicated skygazers.
How to see the Draconid meteors at their peak
October 7, 2016, 9:26 a.m. by Elizabeth Howell, SPACE.com
This year's shower may be slightly obstructed by a waxing crescent moon.
How to watch the Delta Aquarids and summer’s other minor meteors
July 25, 2016, 1:33 p.m. by Joe Rao, SPACE.com
The only things you'll need to see these meteor showers are your eyes or an internet connection.
Cosmic alignment of Mars, Earth and sun brings the red planet closer to us
May 26, 2016, 11:48 a.m. by Geoff Gaherty, Starry Night Education
This opposition, which occurs every 2 years, is considered relatively favorable and precedes another event when Mars will be at its closest to Earth all year.
Iran's car market is opening up
February 18, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
Sales of German luxury cars are up since the sanctions lifted.
11 space missions to watch in 2016
January 12, 2016, 2:24 p.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
We'll learn more about Mars, Jupiter and Earth this year.
You only need 2 things to avoid low back pain
January 12, 2016, 10:49 a.m. by Cari Nierenberg, LiveScience
And they're not a back-support belt and insoles.
How Donald Trump's ego reflects U.S. culture
January 11, 2016, 12:06 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
It takes a lot confidence to run for office, but how much is too much?
Telescopes to peer into hearts of black holes
January 11, 2016, 11:02 a.m. by Calla Cofield, SPACE.com
Network will harness the power of 9 telescopes around the globe.
Black hole that 'burps' may answer cosmic riddle
January 6, 2016, 10:41 a.m. by Sarah Lewin, SPACE.com
It's possible that belching black holes were common in the early days of the universe.
Strong social connections linked to better health
January 6, 2016, 10:18 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Researchers encourage people to evaluate their social bonds on a regular basis.