Space

Space

This Is the First-Ever Photo of a Black Hole

The Event Horizon Telescope project unveiled the first-ever photo of a black hole on Wednesday, more than 100 years since Albert Einstein theorized their existence.
Jordan Pearson
4.11.19
Space

A Japanese Probe Just Bombed an Asteroid

Hayabusa2 was launched with a five-gram bullet and an explosive, both meant for the Ryugu asteroid 200 million miles from Earth.
Jordan Pearson
4.6.19
Space

People Seeing the Moon Up Close for the First Time Is a Dose of Good Vibes

Filmmaker and space lover Wylie Overstreet took his telescope onto the streets of Los Angeles to show strangers the moon, then captured their reactions on film.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.20.19
auroras

Scientists Solve the Mystery of Why the Northern and Southern Lights Don't Match

A leading explanation for the different patterns seen in Earth’s northern and southern auroras has been ruled out.
Becky Ferreira
2.3.19
planet nine

Mysterious 'Planet Nine' Might Actually Be a Gigantic Disk of Space Objects

'Planet Nine' is thought to be 10 times larger than Earth, but what if it wasn't a planet at all?
Jordan Pearson
1.22.19
ALIENS

China to Seriously Start Hunting for Aliens in 2019

Astronomers think aliens from other galaxies could be trying to communicate with us so Chinese scientists built a huge telescope to find out.
Christine Barba
1.19.19
Space

China Is Growing Plants On The Moon

"A first in human history."
David Gilbert
1.16.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Expanse'

It's been called the sci fi 'Game of Thrones,' and 'Fight or Flight' showed us how hard the show's heroines go to protect their planet.
Nicole Clark
12.26.18
saturn

Saturn's Rings Are Disappearing, NASA Scientists Say

A new NASA study estimates that Saturn’s famous rings won’t be around forever.
Sarah Emerson
12.18.18
News of Zealand

New Zealand’s Rocket Lab Launches NASA Satellites into Space

"We have lift-off."
Zoe Madden-Smith
12.16.18
Space

Watch a Spaceship Leave Earth in Stunning ISS Video

“This is real.”
Jordan Pearson
11.24.18
ALIENS

Scientist Who Discovered Blunt-Shaped Asteroid Says It Is Almost Definitely Not Aliens

A letter from Harvard University scholars asserts that the blunt-shaped ‘Oumuamua object may be an alien probe, but one of the scientists who rolled the spliff is killing the buzz.
Caroline Haskins
11.6.18
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