Pluto

tech-science

Scientists Find Evidence of an Ocean Deep Inside Pluto

Reddish deposits of ammonia on Pluto suggest that liquid water, the key to life as we know it, exists below its surface.
Becky Ferreira
5.30.19
astrology

How to Survive April's Three—Yes, Three!—Retrogrades

Jupiter, Pluto, and Saturn begin their retrogrades this month—but our resident astrologer is here to help.
Annabel Gat
4.8.19
Motherboard

Astronomers Discover Rare Kilometer-Sized Object in Outer Solar System

“We didn't even have enough money to build a second dome to protect our second telescope! Yet we still managed to make a discovery that is impossible for the big projects.”
Becky Ferreira
1.28.19
Motherboard

Scientists Think Europa’s Equator Might Be Covered in 45-Foot-Tall Ice Spears

Sharp spikes called penitentes may be waiting to impale any spacecraft that lands in the moon's low latitudes.
Becky Ferreira
10.9.18
tech

We May Have Identified What Lies at the Outermost Edge of Our Solar System

New Horizons is the first spacecraft in nearly three decades to observe what appears to be evidence of a hydrogen wall at the edge of the heliosphere.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.15.18
Internet Exploring

How Did Two Brits Start Releasing Future and Gucci Mane on Limited Edition Vinyl?

The story behind Omerta Inc, who've recently put mixtape classics onto small runs of polyvinyl chloride.
Ryan Bassil
5.26.17
2015

The Hottest Space Porn of 2015

We got up close and personal with a bunch of beautiful space rocks this year.
Victoria Turk
1.27.17
Photos

This Is the Closest You’ll Get to Pluto For Now

NASA has now put together 100 color photos to show what it would be like to land on the dwarf planet.
Madison Margolin
1.24.17
Space

Pluto Has Towers of Ice 1,600 Feet Tall

The only other planet in the solar system to have such structures, called 'penitentes', is Earth.
Samantha Cole
1.8.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

President-elect Trump to meet Japanese PM in New York, more than 300 US companies urge him to stay in climate pact, Clinton exhorts followers to "never, ever give up," and more.
VICE Staff
11.17.16
nasa

Pluto Likely Has an Ocean of Water Deep Under Its Surface

The thick, viscous ocean is right beneath its icy heart.
Kate Lunau
11.16.16
video

NASA Made a Video that Simulates Landing on Pluto

Obviously, it lands in Pluto’s heart.
Becky Ferreira
7.14.16
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