Astronomers Peer at a Young Star System That Is Strikingly Similar to Our Own
DM Tau has its own asteroid belt, and may be developing its own versions of Earth and Neptune, too.
Most of the Mammals On Earth Are Cows Because We're Addicted to Meat
A new study of all the biomass on the planet found that 60 percent of all mammals are livestock.
Here's Where All Your Plastic Ends Up
Photos of North Pacific albatross and their garbage-clogged insides.
A Very High Percentage of Young People Aren't Sure the World Is Round
Which is pretty sad when contemplating the future of the planet, whatever shape you think its is.
Matty Took’s New Song is So Hot You Can Hear Cicadas
Listen to "42 Degrees", a track from the Dinosaur City Records Christmas compilation mixtape.
The Planet "Breathes" Like We Do in This Stunning Map
A data visualization turns numbers into a gorgeous map of our planet's life cycle.
NASA's Closer to Saturn Than Ever—Here Are Pics to Prove It
Check out the first images from the Cassini Spacecraft’s dive between Saturn’s rings.
Meet One of the Teens Suing the Federal Government Over Global Warming
"For someone my age, climate change is a reality. It's a reality that's already having an impact on my life."
Michael Says 'No' to Drugs
In this new comic by Stephen Maurice Graham, instead of smoking pot at lunch with his peers, Michael chooses to escape the drudgery of office life by escaping into his imagination.
Could 'Catios,' a.k.a. 'Cat Patios,' Prevent Cats from Destroying the Planet?
It might sound like something out of "Portlandia," but advocates say these enclosures can prevent cats from killing birds en masse.
the Earth Died Screaming Issue
Are Your Pets Contributing to Global Warming?
Want to reduce your carbon footprint? Replace your cat with a goldfish, or only raise pets that you plan to eat later on.
Explore a Planet Made of Fungus, Stanley Kubrick-Style
Philip Klawitter's new short film 'Micro Infinito' takes Stanley Kubrick and Alfonso Cuarón's space cinematography to the microscopic realm.