"I knew I could trust him because I was just a woman he knew—he wasn’t there for the novelty factor."
By looking for systems with smaller and cooler stars, scientists discovered TRAPPIST-1a, the most promising candidate for alien life so far.
"I remember there was this one guy, the actual buck of a party, he tried to fight me. He got on his knees and said 'let's go.'"
In the 90s, Australian Andrew Leavold became fascinated with Weng Weng, the Philippines' biggest—and smallest—movie star. That led to a two-decade long search for the actor that's now documented in a film.
America was colonized by a bunch of guys with names like "Cotton" who wanted the freedom to wear really ugly hats and burn witches and not enjoy sex. What have we become?