Scientists Discover ‘Super-Earth’ That’s Only Six Light Years Away
Astronomers have been looking for exoplanets around Barnard’s Star for decades. Now, they’ve finally spotted one.
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All the Shit That's About to Go Down During Virgo Season
It’s time to clean up the mess you made over the last few chaotic weeks.
This String Artist Wants to Take You to Outer Space
Meet the Polish artist who uses strings to dive into the depths of outer space.
Postcards From the Edge of the Universe
40 artists team up to bring you season's greetings from Cybertron.
Tanja M. Laden
Here's What '2001: A Space Odyssey' Got Right About the Future
Find out how accurate Kubrick's sci-fi epic was—and wasn't—in Gary Leva's 'VISION OF A FUTURE PASSED: The Prophesy of 2001.'
Filmmakers Built a Scale Model of the Solar System in the Desert
At seven miles in diameter, this is not your basic Science Fair project.
The Space Race for Lunar Funerals
"The time to change the vision of death from the underground to the celestial is now," says Elysium, a company trying to make lunar burials a reality.
Earth's "Closest Cousin" Discovered by NASA
See gorgeous renderings of Kepler-452b, the newest planetary discovery from NASA's ongoing search for another Earth.
Speaking to an Astrophysicist Who Just Discovered a Five-Billion-Year-Old Galaxy
Yes, we asked her about aliens.
Street Artist Invader Hits the European Space Agency
The invasion touches down in space centers all over Europe.
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.
To Form a More Perfect Universe: An Interview with Space Lawyer Joanne Gabrynowicz
"Our issues involving space are seen through the lens of geopolitics on the Earth. Our problems originate on Earth, not in space."