Sorry, That Blunt-Shaped Interstellar Object Was Not an Alien Spaceship
While an alien explanation for 'Omuamua can't be ruled out, a new study concludes it is more likely natural in origin.
Scientists Discover the Closest Known Asteroid to the Sun
It's one of 19 asteroids that have been detected within Earth's orbit.
‘Dynasties’ Is a Timely Reminder That People Are the Worst Animals
The new show voiced by Sir David Attenborough documents the trajectories of animal life in an almost Shakespearean way.
Long May She Reign: 8-Year-Old Girl Pulls Pre-Viking Sword from Lake
Saga Vanecek was swimming in a local lake in Sweden when she stepped on something odd—an archeological treasure.
We Can't Wait to Watch Martha Stewart Destroy Contestants on 'Chopped'
She'll be joining the wildly popular Food Network show next season.
How New York Could Change the Game for Criminal Defendants
Governor Andrew Cuomo is pushing wide-ranging reforms to the state's criminal justice system, from eliminating cash bail to forcing prosecutors to reveal more about their cases before trial.
GOOD or BAD
Is ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ GOOD or BAD?
Motherboard writers beef.
Jordan Pearson & Kaleigh Rogers
The VICE Guide to Right Now
A Dog Dug Up $85,000 of Black Tar Heroin in His Backyard
Police named him an honorary narcotics K9 after the find, which is the closest you can get to the official designation of Very, Very Good Boy.
This Freaky 100-Million-Year-Old Wasp Was Named for David Bowie
One day, you’re relaxing on a Cretaceous tree chillin’ with some dinos. The next day, you’re trapped in amber for 100 million years.
Homo Sapiens Have Been on Earth 100,000 Years Longer Than We Thought
A new discovery rewrites human history.
How the Humble CPU Launched NASA’s Golden Age of Space Exploration
Even today, retro-computing is carrying humanity to the edge of interstellar space.
Looking a Gift Horse in the Genome
Ancient Ritually Sacrificed Stallions Reveal How Humans Changed Horse Genetics
A tale of sepulchral chambers and Y chromosomes.