Space

Space
Space

NASA Announces the First Astronauts Who Will Fly in the SpaceX Dragon

On Friday, NASA debuted the teams that will pilot America’s two commercial spacecraft: Boeing's Starliner and SpaceX's Crew Dragon.
Becky Ferreira
8.5.18
Australia Today
Australia Today

This Weekend We’re Getting a Blood Moon and the Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

Hold onto your butts people: the moon is going crazy.
Wendy Syfret
7.23.18
wildfires
wildfires

The Arctic Is on Fire, and You Can See it From Space

More than 50 wildfires are burning in parts of Sweden inside the Arctic Circle, according to the European Space Agency.
Alex Lubben
7.22.18
ALIENS
ALIENS

The Total Skeptic's Guide to 'the World's Largest UFO Convention'

Ignore, ignore, and ignore until you can't ignore anymore.
Brian McManus
6.20.18
Space
Space

A Black Hole Has Been Shredding a Star Twice the Size of the Sun for 10 Years

Astronomers have been watching the full fallout of a tidal disruption event for years.
Becky Ferreira
6.15.18
News
News

A Huge Asteroid Missed Earth on Sunday and No One Saw it Coming

It was the closest miss in recorded history.
Julian Morgans
4.17.18
overview effect
overview effect

Families Tell Us Why They Decided to ‘Bury’ a Loved One in Space

Celestis is the first and only private company to have successfully launched a memorial spaceflight.
Frank White
4.16.18
Space
Space

We Talked to the Flat Earther Who Took to the Sky in a DIY Rocket

“Before the launch, some girl threw her pair of panties inside of the rocket. They're hanging on my wall right now.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.30.18
Space
Space

Government Documents Reveal That for a While, Canada Took UFOs Seriously

The year was 1967 and the Canadian government was super into aliens.
Mack Lamoureux
3.8.18
mental health
mental health

Is an Urban Legend About Meteors Causing People to Kill Themselves In Indonesia?

The myth of the pulung gantung still holds a powerful, and deadly, sway over the people of Gunung Kidul.
Shinta Maharani
2.22.18
Conspiracies
Conspiracies

Flat Earthers Are Mad at Elon Musk for Putting a Tesla in Space

“You are so brainwashed that you believe anything NASA tells you, and now you believe Elon.”
Mack Lamoureux
2.10.18
Science
Science

These Were the Biggest Scientific Developments of 2017


According to two Fellows of the Royal Society.
David Hillier
12.15.17